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Commentary: Latinos Creating a ‘Third Space’

Several political leaders, right-wing pundits, the presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and others have put the Latino community on the defensive by perpetuating stereotypes that Latinos are undocumented, uneducated, lazy, blue collar criminals. To combat those stereotypes, some Latinos choose to assume a polar opposite, more “Americanized” identity, detached in many ways from traditional Latino culture. I was […]