The battle erupted just as the Smithsonian was preparing an exhibit on Latino youth and civil rights movements in the United States, according to Time magazine. (Suministrada)

Washington D.C. – Conservative sectors push to defund the development of the National Museum of the American Latino -approved by Congress to be created under the Smithsonian- amid criticism of the content of exhibits presented as a preview for the new museum and which include Puerto Ricans and the diaspora.