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We Can Never Say We Didn’t Know

A photo of a drowned father and daughter makes us all accessories to tragedy. Will we do anything to stop it?

Oscar Alberto Martinez Ramirez and his daughter, Valeria. Via Facebook.

TThe story began like this: Oscar Alberto Martinez Ramirez fled El Salvador with his wife, Tania Vanessa Avalos, and their 23-month old daughter, Valeria — not from violence, but from extreme poverty, hoping to find refuge and a…




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