A Night of Commitment and Action / Noche de compromiso y accion

“Today I am embarrassed to call myself Dominican, yet I want the world to know that not all Dominicans are racist!  The Dominican Republic’s highest court ordered the denationalization of all Haitians who were born after 1929, and according to news reports, more than 210,000 Dominican born children of Haitian descent could be deported next… Continue reading A Night of Commitment and Action / Noche de compromiso y accion

Two Versions of a Dominican Tale

"One of the important lessons of the Holocaust is that the first step to genocide is to strip a people of their right to citizenship."  ~ Mark Kurlansky, Junot Diaz, Edwidge Danticat, and Julia Alvarez. http://mobile.nytimes.com/2013/11/01/opinion/two-versions-of-a-dominican-tale.html