While media focuses on the refugee crisis in Europe, American born and Dominican Raised author, Julia Alvarez talks about the crisis 2 hours south of U.S. borders.
Heal the wounds of Hispaniola
Julia Alvarez, Miami Herald
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Secretary of State Kerry was in the news recently for his efforts to bring together the divided island of Cyprus, a peace effort that has long eluded mediators, earning the island the reputation of being “a graveyard for diplomats.”
Hoping for a resurrection, Kerry noted “how much the world could use an island of peace, harmony and prosperity in the Mediterranean right now.”