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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 67–88.
Published: 01 January 2010
..., with the strongest networks forming in the postwar countries of Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. Today a range of security officials train their efforts on a curious loophole in gang membership—Christian conversion as a way out—and by doing so open up new streams of funding and prompt a specialized cadre...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 47–70.
Published: 01 January 2022
...Eric Vázquez Abstract This essay examines the cultural politics of migrant caravans through video testimonies produced by Honduras's Association of Returned Migrants with Disabilities (AMIREDIS). While the stated aim of the 2015 association‐sponsored Caravan of the Mutilated involved raising...
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Public Culture (1988) 1 (1): 58–61.
Published: 01 January 1988
... an intimation of the wonder of the New World and the tragedy and pathos of the Spanish usurpation. It was a short flight on to Belize City - Belize, British Honduras, the British in- trusion on the coast of the Spanish Empire, the British mahogany colony, the origin of the Guatemalan claim to Belize...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 359–364.
Published: 01 September 2022
... Guatemala, Mexico, Haiti, El Salvador, and Honduras—arrive (Portes and Stepick 1993 ; Wallerstein 2011 ; Amin 1974 ). Yet it is also Miami's periphery and suburban edge, shaped by “racial banishment” (Roy 2017 ) from downtown, particularly from Black and Haitian neighborhoods, as displaced tenants...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 153–180.
Published: 01 January 2005
... from Colombia, Venezuela, Nicaragua, Honduras, Jamaica, and elsewhere that are—each in his or her own way—internalized. As will become clear, Miami is a particularly appropriate place to pose these questions, positioned...
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Public Culture (1997) 10 (1): 193–199.
Published: 01 January 1997
..., Ms. Gifford received a letter from the National Labor Committee (who ran a campaign against The Gap in 1995 and who are now onto Disney) that informed her that her garment line was manufactured by young girls at inhuman recompense in Honduras. The gar- ments, since 1991, made Wal-Mart a profit...
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Public Culture (1989) 1 (2): 93–97.
Published: 01 May 1989
...- sions. The traffic northward to the US of prospective adoptees is now, in more than a few cases, initiated with the intent of these children sacrificing organs in 'prestigious' hospitals of the powerful nation. In San Pedro Sula, Honduras, a short while ago the police found...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 527–555.
Published: 01 September 1999
....”28 Indeed, Lord Grey, the Governor General of Canada, is himself forced to agree with the special confi- dential report of Colonel Swayne, Governor of British Honduras,29 stating “that the position of the Sikhs and Hindus at present in British Columbia leaves little to be desired. He [Colonel...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 593–616.
Published: 01 September 2016
.... Through heavy-handed policing, the Guatemalan state has been an unwitting midwife to the metamorphosis of mara extortion. Beginning in the late 1990s, Guatemala was caught up in regional hysteria over the unprecedented growth of post–Cold War crime. Pantomiming Honduras and El Salvador, the Guatemalan...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 113–127.
Published: 01 January 2017
... (la-buena-vida.info), a platform that allowed users to navigate the material based on specific practical and thematic options. One of the themes that emerged from this research was how certain people assimilated democracy as a profoundly emotional thing. A man in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, told me...
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