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4 Ways Gabriel Garcia Marquez Inspired Us

Next Avenue | Chris Hewitt | Posted 04.22.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Chris Hewitt When Gabriel Garcia Marquez accepted the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982, he referred to himself as ...

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 06.19.2014 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

This week began the way so many do: with more tragic gun violence, as three people were killed in two shootings at Jewish centers in the Kansas City area, part of the 86 killed by guns in the U.S. every day. "We are united in our condemnation of this heinous attack," said Attorney General Holder. "These acts cannot be ignored." And yet, one year ago this month, the Senate rejected even a modest background check bill, despite the support of 90 percent of Americans. In the wake of the Kansas shootings, Michael Bloomberg's $50 million gun control effort, "Everytown for Gun Safety," unveiled its first ad. We "have another chance to stop a child from being killed," it said. We do, but only if we refuse to lower our expectations. As Gabriel García Márquez, who died on Thursday, wrote, "It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams."

World Leaders And Intellectuals React To Gabo's Death

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 04.18.2014 | Latino Voices

Reaction to death of writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez: ___...

Family Announces Plans For Gabriel García Márquez's Remains

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 04.18.2014 | Latino Voices

Dozens of flowers filled the street in front of Gabriel García Márquez’s Mexico City home on Thursday afternoon, as cameramen and journalists hove...

Adios, Gabo

Sergio Muñoz Bata | Posted 12.19.2014 | World
Sergio Muñoz Bata

When a friend dies, you are left with deep pain and a multitude of memories of the moments you shared. After all, as Gabo wrote: "Life is not the one you lived but the one you remember and how you remember it to tell it."

Gabriel García Márquez' Most Influential Works

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 04.18.2014 | Books

Esteemed Colombian author, beloved father and husband, and seasoned journalist Gabriel García Márquez died at his home in Mexico City on Thursday at...

Gabriel García Márquez's Death Mourned By Obama, Shakira And More

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 04.18.2014 | Latino Voices

Novelist Gabriel García Márquez was inspired by the mysticism of his native Colombia but, when news of the Nobel laureate’s passing began to circu...

'Gabo' Will Live On Forever With These Words Of Wisdom

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 04.18.2014 | Latino Voices

In memory of Gabriel García Márquez, who passed away on Thursday, we're revisiting a post we originally published for the author's birthday in March...

Gabriel García Márquez Dies At 87

HuffPost/AP | Posted 04.20.2014 | Latino Voices

Colombian novelist Gabriel García Márquez has died at age 87. García Márquez had been recently hospitalized for infections in his lungs and urinar...

Gabriel Garcia Marquez Death Rumor Circulates On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Cristina Costantini | Posted 05.15.2012 | Latino Voices

According to many Twitter users, the famous Colombian writer Gabriel García Márquez died on Monday, May 14th, 2012. But according to Colombian news ...