The coalminer’s daughter. The bartender. The police brutality activist. The grieving mother. Each looked at the man representing her in Congress and said, “I can do better.”
Behind a tiny North Jersey storefront selling curative herbs and tarot readings, a mystical Mexican healer fights to keep his endangered language alive.
In Passaic, New Jersey, Jose Juarez, 46, owns a tiny botanica—a store that sells amulets, herbs and other alternative medicine, and where he also gives tarot card readings and offers spiritual guidance. Juarez speaks Totonac, an ancient language from Puebla, Mexico that is in danger of disappearing. As an activist and educator, Juarez has been fighting to keep his culture, and mother tongue, alive.
“Who would look after him if I wasn’t here?” and other questions this mom asks herself every day.
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Once a year, residents of this mountainous island gather at two churches on opposite ends of town and launch 100,000 handmade rockets — directly at each other.
When Dee came out as a transgender, it meant the end of her marriage to Penny. And that’s when the empowering journey for both women truly began.
As Chinese investment turns this mineral-rich region into a cash cow, does the Southern Mongolian culture have any hope of survival? A few families are willing to fight for it.
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