Christina Ponthieux, 11,  whose parents are enrolled in the Temporary Protected Status program, at a press conference at the Little Haiti Cultural Center in Little Haiti on Friday, June 22, 2018, about the need for the community to remain engaged on the matter.
Christina Ponthieux, 11, whose parents are enrolled in the Temporary Protected Status program, at a press conference at the Little Haiti Cultural Center in Little Haiti on Friday, June 22, 2018, about the need for the community to remain engaged on the matter. Ellis Rua ERua@Miamiherald.com
Christina Ponthieux, 11, whose parents are enrolled in the Temporary Protected Status program, at a press conference at the Little Haiti Cultural Center in Little Haiti on Friday, June 22, 2018, about the need for the community to remain engaged on the matter. Ellis Rua ERua@Miamiherald.com

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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.