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Romero

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In El Salvador in the late '70s, the wealthy few rule the impoverished many. To maintain the status quo against peasant insurgents and labor organizations, the military regime brutalizes the populace, in particular, rebels who espouse Marxism. Assassinations, executions, and disappearances become commonplace. When the Vatican elevates conservative Oscar Arnulfo Romero ([[Performer~P36490~Raul Julia~rauljulia]]) to archbishop, the military rulers believe he will quiet the masses and the activist priests...more

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