El Salvador is among the nations that Donald Trump dubbed “shithole countries” and whose immigrants he seeks to deport as quickly as possible. Even during his election campaign, US President Donald Trump described immigration from El Salvador and other Central American countries as an “invasion” of criminals, murderers, rapists and drug dealers. The number of migrants arriving in... Continue Reading
Sophia Boddenberg is a German journalist based in Santiago, Chile. She studied journalism, political science and sociology in Germany and Chile, and completed her graduate degree in Latin American social and political studies in Santiago. She has been working as a freelance journalist for German media in radio, print and online, including Deutsche Welle and Deutschlandradio, reporting from Chile and other Latin American countries.