Mariela Melero

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    June 10, 1999

    Child Trek

    The devastation of Hurricane Mitch propelled thousands across our southern border in search of new lives in America. And those were just the kids.

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    May 9, 1996

    The Invisible Girl

    15 years ago, Maria arrived in Houston, one more troubled illegal from one more troubled country. Then, to most of the world, she simply disappeared.

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    December 15, 1994

    Stay or Go?

    Houston's Salvadorans are given more time to worry