Dominican Republic

Three women on stage gesticulating, one with blackface pounding her chest

A Miami theater group has a change of heart over blackface

Afro Latinos in Florida say the existence of the play is a small window into the racism that persists in Latin American communities stateside and abroad.

A Miami theater group has a change of heart over blackface
Health centers in New York are providing information about the Zika virus to New Yorkers traveling home to the Dominican Republic. People who've traveled to the DR represent more than half of the Zika cases in New York.

Dominicans in New York are planning summer visits home. That means Zika planning.

Dominicans in New York are planning summer visits home. That means Zika planning.
Dennis Benzan meeting constituents

A Boston community is divided over the Dominican Republic's citizenship policy

A Boston community is divided over the Dominican Republic's citizenship policy

Santo Domingo Blues: The Story of Bachata

Santo Domingo Blues: The Story of Bachata
Betzeida Perez Pierre was born in the Dominican Republic, as were her parents and their parents. Now she can't attend university because her Dominican citizenship has been canceled.

What happens when your government tells you you're no longer a citizen?

What happens when your government tells you you're no longer a citizen?