Tag: immigration from El Salvador

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Nantucket’s Fast-Growing Latino Community

Immigrants from Central America find a new home on a small New England island

DJ Wanako at Radio CPR
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DJ Wanako: Reaching Hispanic Immigrants and Building Community Through Radio

Watch a video about a Salvadoran DJ in Washington, DC who brought the community together though music, and became an accidental activist for immigrant rights.

Truck selling Salvadoran pupusas in Washington D.C. – Photo: FutureAtlas.com/Flickr.

Salvadorans Become Sixth Largest Immigrant Group in the U.S., Says New Report

After two decades of growth spurred by a civil war, natural disasters and rural poverty, the Salvadorn-born population in the United States has reached about 1.1 million people, making it the sixth largest immigrant community in the nation.