Latino USA Episode #1431 - Escape! Mark Kolbe/Getty Images hide caption

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This week, we explore stories of escape. From child refugees at the border to dancers leaving Cuba, they journey in search of something better.


Miscommunications can be pretty typical occurrences for Latinos who are bilingual or bicultural. But miscommunications can also have grave or even humorous consequences. Julio Ricardo Varela/Latino USA hide caption

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Migrants use a makeshift raft to cross the Suchiate river, natural border between Mexico and Guatemala, in Ciudad Hidalgo, Chiapas state, Mexico on August 31, 2014. YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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