Duolingo Spanish Podcast

Many fans of Spanish language podcasts may be familiar with Martina Castro, co-founder of NPR’s Radio Ambulante. Martina is also involved with another podcast series, this one produced by the online language learning app of Duolingo. Duolingo’s Spanish podcast tells stories through easy-to-follow … Continue Reading »

The Life of Brazil’s Marielle Franco

Sunday marked three years since prominent Brazilian politician, sociologist, and activist Marielle Franco was assassinated in her home city of Rio de Janeiro. NowThis has a video on the life and influence of this changemaking Afro-Brazilian woman. The Ford Foundation also has a reflection on … Continue Reading »