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Compelling tales and impressive images illustrate the demanding situations and highlights of Latino/a existence in Portland, Maine.

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S. foreign policy also looms over this phenomenon. S. interventions. During the cold war, the United States often played out its preoccupation with communism in Central America, particularly Guatemala, Nicaragua, and El Salvador. S. military aid and intervention. The United States tended to derail popular movements and democratically elected governments. The intensity of violence, which at times reached genocidal proportions (as in the case of Guatemala in the early 1980s), displaced many Central Americans.

Baker, “Formerly Machegonne, Dartmouth, York, Stogummor, Casco, and Falmouth: Portland as a Contested Frontier in the Seventeenth Century,” in Creating Portland: History and Place in Northern New England ed. Joseph A. Conforti (Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 2005), 1–8. Baker, “Formerly Machegonne,” 16; James S. Leamon, “Falmouth, the American Revolution, and the Price of Moderation,” in Creating Portland: History and Place in Northern New England ed. Joseph A. Conforti (Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 2005), 63.

39 Finally in 1990, Congress acknowledged the crisis and granted Salvadorans “Temporary Protected Status,” which provided an eighteen-month stay from deportation for refugees who registered with the Immigration and Naturalization Service. Though Guatemalans never received deportation protection, an American Baptist Church class-action suit filed on their (and Salvadorans’) behalf in 1985 gained them work authorization while their political-asylum cases were being reexamined. Remarkably, the cases of thousands who applied for asylum in 1991 have yet to be decided.

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