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Trump and the Spanish language

"Stay tuned as we continue to update whitehouse.gov" is the message Internet users get when trying to access www.whitehouse.gov/espanol since January 20th, when Trump administration decided to bring down the Spanish-language side of the White House website.The new government has posted just 2 tuits on its account on Twitter (Spanish version) @LaCasaBlanca and its Facebook (Spanish version) page doesn't exist [...]

“My favorite word in Spanish is ‘vale’, it´s universal and fosters agreement”

Tim List is an American retired business executive who has been studying Spanish with us for more than a year. He used to work for a company that imported olives and olive oil from Spain to the United States and Puerto Rico, so this brought home to him how important knowing another language can be. [...]