16 July 2014 — Black Agenda Report
What Corporate Media and Corporate Latino Politicians Won’t Tell You About Central American Child Refugees
by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon
Why can’t Latino politicians and corporate media call the current wave of Central American children refugees, when that’s what they plainly are? What’s the role of the US drug war, US trained cops and military, and US funded death squads in the violence and poverty that sent them here, and why won’t Latino politicians mention that either? And why are none fleeing Nicaragua, which is just as poor as Honduras, Guatemala or El Salvador?