American flags wave near the Mall in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on July 3, 2018, a day ahead of the Independence Day holiday.
American flags wave near the Mall in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on July 3, 2018, a day ahead of the Independence Day holiday. MANDEL NGAN AFP/Getty Images
American flags wave near the Mall in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on July 3, 2018, a day ahead of the Independence Day holiday. MANDEL NGAN AFP/Getty Images

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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.