Nicaraguan dancer in typical costume takes part in the Joy for Life Carnival in Managua on March 24, 2012. Elmer Martinez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Pretending

From inaction on immigration legislation to diversity in fantasy and science fiction, Latino USA brings you stories about pretending.

Diversity in Fantasy & Sci-Fi
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Navajo Tacos
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Pretending in Congress
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(Not) Cesar Chavez
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Mass Graves in Texas
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Who is Gina Chavez?
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Kidnapped in Caracas
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Sabiduría: Sangre Fuerte
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Friday

American Flag (Credit: KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images); Trump for President: (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images); Choose Cruz (Joe Raedle/Getty Images); Rosario Dawson: (Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images); Dolores Huerta: (Todd Oren/Getty Images for NWHM; Hillary Clinton (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Latino USA hide caption

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We dive deep into the creative minds of a few writers and artists who will be part of this year's PEN World Voices Festival with a series of conversations. Elena Climent/PEN World Voices Festival of Literature 2016 hide caption

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Friday

This week we spent an hour on weed and the push to legalize it. We explore how the drug war affects communities of color, the drug's racialized history and why today's legal industry is mostly white. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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