Anti-government protesters use homemade shields as they face off with security forces blocking their march from reaching the National Assembly in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, May 3, 2017.
Anti-government protesters use homemade shields as they face off with security forces blocking their march from reaching the National Assembly in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Fernando Llano AP
Anti-government protesters use homemade shields as they face off with security forces blocking their march from reaching the National Assembly in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Fernando Llano AP

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Opinion: Fabiola Santiago

Fabiola Santiago

@fabiolasantiago

Columnist Fabiola Santiago was born in Cuba. She was exiled to the U.S. in 1969 on one of the historic Freedom Flights. She has been a Herald reporter, editor and opinion writer since 1980.