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The Opinion Pages By Ilan Stavans Venezuela isn't only the country with the most Miss Universe winners, a whopping seven crowned since 1979. It is also fanatical about the contest in ways that run deep in the nation's culture. The 1996 winner, Alicia Machado, with whom Donald J. Trump has been...
by Torri Myler, Omniglot Our native language shapes the ways in which we see the world, demarcating the boundary between what we can name, and what is beyond our experience. Logically, the more words we know, the more things we know about the world. Now think about a child...
By A. J. Katz, adweek.com Last weekend, the Univision-owned Fusion Media Group announced that it had launched the Fusion cable network in Mexico, marking the first international market expansion of the network. Through an agreement with the Mexico City-based telecom company Izzi Telecom, viewers will be able to watch the network...
When I was growing up, I moved around quite a bit. My father was in the Navy and our family was constantly getting relocated. As a young boy, and as I grew into a young man, I entered many different school systems. Now that I am older and I’m...