We write in deep concern over the ways in which the press and those on social media have turned tweets made against Junot Díaz into trending topics and headlines in major newspapers both inside and outside the United States.
On the eve of the announcement, Xinhua News, the Chinese government official organ, published an article that spread many misconceptions about the Dominican Republic.
Spanish judge Ricardo González sentenced five men accused of gang rape to nine years for committing sexual abuse while clearing the men of the real crime: sexual aggression or rape.
The symptoms of an underfunded system on display
On April 13, thousands of teachers held a protest in front of the Dominican Republic’s Ministry of Education in Santo Domingo, demanding better working conditions and more funding for public education.
En el «Barrio de los dominicanos» como es conocido, la precariedad está presente en las vidas de estos inmigrantes al igual que la música caribeña y las costumbres que alegran el diario vivir al que se niegan a sucumbir.
ESENDOM remembers the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
He presided over one of the most brutal regimes in Central America during the Cold War era.
Two Dominican intellectuals are encouraging people to confront racism and hatred.
En un acto de valentía y en respuesta a la campaña de odio en contra de inmigrantes de origen haitiano y sus descendientes, dos intelectuales dominicanos, Avelino Stanley y Reina Rosario, han lanzado un llamado a rechazar el odio y el racismo.
What many suspect was a political murder in Brazil is causing worldwide indignation.
On International Women’s Day, the so-called ‘paper of record’ unveiled a new section whose mission is to compensate (or make up) for all these years it did not pay attention to what the Times calls “remarkable” women.
How gun violence affects your health.
Nada nuevo en el discurso de Danilo.
The NRA brass is currently on a “damage control” tour, trying to convince Americans that guns are not an issue. This is as ridiculous as granting guns to the blind, which is a thing in Iowa and other states!
A fight to protect the environment and human life is brewing in the Dominican Republic.
The silence from local and federal officials to condemn the Philadelphia riots should come as no surprise, since this time around the rioters are the same skin color as the officials.
Las ciberbotellas viven del erario público por el simple hecho de hacerle trabajo partidario al gobierno de Danilo Medina.
Un año después de la histórica Marcha de la Mujer, nuevamente manifestantes protestaron las injusticias del presidente y su gobierno.
A water crisis in Cape Town, South Africa is reaching a boiling point.