The festive atmosphere, outpouring of praise, huge turnout (nearly 300,000 people showed up for the event), and cross-party participation seemed to bear that assessment out, suggesting that Salvadorans
may finally have reached something of a consensus on Romero.
In 1989, the Bush administration arranged Vides Casanova's entry into the United States, which had deported hundreds of poor Salvadorans
to an unknown fate during the war.
Aware of the concerns of Salvadorans
regarding the business climate, Hondurans are working on attracting those companies.
Police helped the Salvadorans
leave the village after angry residents surrounded the police station.
That allowed innumerable Salvadorans
to reduce their home payments by a factor of four and to purchase cars and homes.
The war led some citizens to flee to Los Angeles, where El Salvadorans
started MS-13, also known as Mara Salvatrucha or La Mara.
immigration policy and its relevance to Salvadorans
Drug use among Salvadorans
was a growing concern, particularly among youth, although reliable statistics for illegal consumption were not kept by the government.
WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Center for Democracy in the Americas (CDA) joins Salvadorans
and others around the world in commemorating the 30th anniversary of the murder of Archbishop Oscar Arnulfo Romero.
elected Mauricio Funes of the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) as president on March 15, they sided with a different political party than the one that has been in power for the past 20 years.
First, we describe the origins of the sanctuary movement in the United States and provide background information on the causes of political upheaval and migration by Salvadorans
to the United States.
The additional time affects about 230,000 Salvadorans
, 7,800 Hondurans and 4,000 Nicaraguans, the agency said.