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An American and Santa Ana: Culture shock in El Salvador

My mother would occasionally tell me stories about her country and show me photos of my aunts, uncles and cousins in El Salvador. Although I felt a sense of closeness to the country and my family in it, nothing compared to when I experienced them firsthand during my trip there.
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Brittney Griner’s detainment in Russia, explained

Sports are inherently political. WNBA star Brittney Griner is just the latest athlete to find herself mixed in political matters. This time, however, it comes with international trouble. Griner of the Phoenix Mercury was taken into custody Feb. 17 by Russian officials in an airport near Moscow for alleged possession
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Bear with Me

I went about my day carrying what felt like a dirty little secret, that I was craving a celebration I didn’t know how to ask for.
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