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19 Reasons Latin Americans Come To The U.S. That Have Nothing To Do With The American Dream

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1. Took over almost half of Mexico

2. Colonized Puerto Rico in 1898
3. Took over Cuba, put a naval base there, and only left when the new government allowed them the right to intervene at will
4. Invaded and occupied Cuba two more times
5. Invaded Nicaragua and occupied the country for two decades
6. Invaded Haiti and occupied the country for nearly 20 years
7. Invaded the Dominican Republic in 1916
8. Overthrew Guatemala’s elected government in 1954

(via thisisnotlatino)

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