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David Montgomery

ReporterWashington, D.C.


William Morgan’s life appeared to be a string of failures until the Toledo native went to Cuba to fight in Fidel Castro’s revolution, where he became a trusted commander. A new documentary on PBS tells his story.

  • Nov 16, 2015

Twenty-eight films on immigration will be screened in 16 locations in the region over four days.

  • Oct 16, 2015

President Obama and Hillary Clinton addressed the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s awards banquet Thursday night.

  • Oct 9, 2015

Two lawyers received Letelier-Moffitt Human Rights Awards for their work in, respectively, prosecuting war criminals in Latin America and advocating for people emerging from the criminal justice system in the United States.

  • Oct 7, 2015

The National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts gala Tuesday night celebrated emerging talents and honored veterans. The foundation advocates for a greater Latino presence in the arts and media.

  • Oct 7, 2015

The next stop for Pope Francis: Washington.

  • Sep 22, 2015

Pope Francis will celebrate the first papal Mass in her shrine outside Santiago on Tuesday.

  • Sep 22, 2015

With restrictions on building churches, Cuba’s Catholics set up worship spaces in homes. T

  • Sep 21, 2015

The Miami International Airport was busier than usual Friday as hundreds headed to the island.

  • Sep 19, 2015

In the stories it tells — and that we bring to it — the Mall reflects America’s state of constant change.

  • Sep 17, 2015
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David Montgomery was born in Brooklyn, grew up in suburban New York, graduated from Princeton University and the University of Michigan, and was a reporter at The Buffalo News before joining The Washington Post in 1993. He covered Prince George’s County, Maryland politics and life in the District, then became a feature writer in the Style section. He currently writes general features, profiles and arts stories for the Sunday Magazine and Style, including pieces on the Latino community and Latino arts. He is married and has two daughters.
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