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Supporters of former Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro stormed the National Congress in Brasilia on January 8, 2023. Photo by TV BrasiGov, via Wikicommons. Photo collage by Yunuen Bonaparte.
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A Diaspora Divided

Right-wing groups in the U.S. Brazilian community are using social media to become more politically active.

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Conecta Arizona Celebrates Three Years Covering Humanity Along the Border

Three years after its birth at the onset of the pandemic, Conecta Arizona has transformed into a multimedia news service and key resource for a Spanish-speaking border community which was long ignored by traditional media.

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Podcast: Can Immilounge become a Facebook for Immigrants?

Fi2W contributor Aswini Anburajan interviews Brian Nguah, a young entrepreneur and the founder of Immilounge, a new social network for immigrants.

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Campaigns and Voters are Wired Like Never Before – Is that Good?

Any control that campaigns had over messaging is lost as we, a collective audience, “like,” upload, and review the best and the worst of politics through YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. Fi2W reporter Aswini Anburajan wrote this piece for our partner, WNYC’s It’s A Free Country.

A dozen young people came out as undocumented immigrants

Immigrant Youth ‘Come Out’ As Undocumented, Push For Dream Act

A dozen young people publicly announced themselves to be undocumented Americans at a rally in New York’s Union Square on Friday.