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Here’s Why There’s Nothing More American Than Speaking Spanish

Despite the proven cognitive benefits of being bilingual or, gasp, multilingual ― speaking Spanish isn’t always welcomed in the United States.

In recent years, even on the political stage we hear presidential candidates like Donald Trump promote “English only” rhetoric. During a CNN debate last year, the now GOP presidential nominee criticized Jeb Bush’s use of Spanish on the campaign trail.

“This is a country where we speak English, not Spanish,” Trump said.

But here’s the twist, Spanish isn’t a foreign language in the U.S. In fact, settlers from Spain set read more >>>

Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com