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    Remezcla

  • Dominican Co-Worker Remembers George Floyd as “Friendly, Sweet, Caring, Respectful”
    Over the weekend, protests formed in cities across the country to demand justice following the death of George Floyd, a black man who was brutally killed at the hands of police in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The demonstrations speak to the broader pattern of violence and injustice the black community has faced... Read more »
  • Latinx and Spanish Artists Show #BLM Support on Social Media
    Protests throughout the U.S. hit an intensity peak last night, with D.C. fires prompting the White House to go dark as Trump fled to an underground bunker. The fight for justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and the many other unarmed Black Americans who’ve died at the hands of police... Read more »
  • United We Dream Is Compiling a Crowdsourced Cookbook for Immigrant Heritage Month
    As more and more people cook at home during quarantine, family recipes and comfort foods are quickly becoming the norm. Immigration advocacy organization United We Dream has decided to crowdsource recipes for what they’re calling the “Undocumented Cookbook” to showcase authentic, accessible and affordable recipes in honor of June being... Read more »
  • TRAILER: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Early Improv Days in ‘We Are Freestyle Love Supreme’ Doc
    Before the award-winning musicals Hamilton and In The Heights, there was Freestyle Love Supreme – an improvisational hip-hop group consisting of Lin-Manuel Miranda, director Thomas Kail, and performers Christopher Jackson and Anthony Veneziale. A new trailer for the Hulu documentary, We Are Freestyle Love Supreme, offers a glimpse into the collective’s... Read more »
  • Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto Removes Her Name From Biden’s VP List
    Nevada Senator Catherine Cortez Masto, the first Latina elected to the Senate, took herself off of Joe Biden’s list for potential vice presidential candidates this week. In a statement obtained by the Washington Post, she said that she’s decided to focus her energy on addressing the coronavirus pandemic in Nevada.... Read more »
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    Latino

  • Supreme Court backs financial board overseeing Puerto Rico's debt
    The Supreme Court in a 9-0 ruling Monday upheld the constitutionality of a financial oversight board that Congress set up to manage the restructuring of Puerto Rico's nearly $125 billion bond and pension debt.The unanimous decision rejects...... Read more »
  • Trump administration accelerates efforts to secure land for border wall: report
    The Trump administration is ramping up efforts to secure land along the U.S.-Mexico border for construction of a wall by increasing the pace at which it brings lawsuits against private landowners, according to The New York Times.In March, the...... Read more »
  • Democrats gear up to hit GOP senators on DACA
    Democrats and Latino-focused outside groups are preparing to weaponize the forthcoming Supreme Court ruling on the fate of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program against vulnerable Senate Republicans.The high court is poised to...... Read more »
  • Gloves come off as Democrats fight for House seat in California
    The race between two progressive Democrats to occupy an open seat in California is turning abrasive and expensive, resurfacing pent-up frustrations by Hispanics about the challenges they face when running for office.San Diego City Council President...... Read more »
  • Democrats blast CDC report on minorities and COVID-19
    The leaders of the House minority caucuses Wednesday slammed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) over the breadth of information provided in a report submitted to Congress on the effects of COVID-19 on minority communities.Rep....... Read more »
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    Latino

  • Supreme Court backs financial board overseeing Puerto Rico's debt
    The Supreme Court in a 9-0 ruling Monday upheld the constitutionality of a financial oversight board that Congress set up to manage the restructuring of Puerto Rico's nearly $125 billion bond and pension debt.The unanimous decision rejects...... Read more »
  • Trump administration accelerates efforts to secure land for border wall: report
    The Trump administration is ramping up efforts to secure land along the U.S.-Mexico border for construction of a wall by increasing the pace at which it brings lawsuits against private landowners, according to The New York Times.In March, the...... Read more »
  • Democrats gear up to hit GOP senators on DACA
    Democrats and Latino-focused outside groups are preparing to weaponize the forthcoming Supreme Court ruling on the fate of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program against vulnerable Senate Republicans.The high court is poised to...... Read more »
  • Gloves come off as Democrats fight for House seat in California
    The race between two progressive Democrats to occupy an open seat in California is turning abrasive and expensive, resurfacing pent-up frustrations by Hispanics about the challenges they face when running for office.San Diego City Council President...... Read more »
  • Democrats blast CDC report on minorities and COVID-19
    The leaders of the House minority caucuses Wednesday slammed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) over the breadth of information provided in a report submitted to Congress on the effects of COVID-19 on minority communities.Rep....... Read more »


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    Hispanic Network Magazine | A Hispanic News Source

  • Boy, 13, Earns Fourth Associate’s Degree
    He may not have a driver’s license yet, but Jack Rico does have something most other 13-year-olds don’t: a quartet … Continue reading Boy, 13, Earns Fourth Associate’s Degree → The post Boy, 13, Earns Fourth Associate’s Degree appeared first on Hispanic Network Magazine | A Hispanic News Source.... Read more »
  • Selena Gomez Gives Heartfelt Message to Graduating Students from Immigrant Families: ‘You Matter’
    Selena Gomez is congratulating the class of 2020! The singer, 27, gave a surprise commencement address during the #Immigrad 2020 … Continue reading Selena Gomez Gives Heartfelt Message to Graduating Students from Immigrant Families: ‘You Matter’ → The post Selena Gomez Gives Heartfelt Message to Graduating Students from Immigrant Families:... Read more »
  • 7 Reasons to Participate in a Virtual Job Fair
    Traditional job fairs can be a drag, requiring your recruiters to travel, set up an expensive display, and stay on … Continue reading 7 Reasons to Participate in a Virtual Job Fair → The post 7 Reasons to Participate in a Virtual Job Fair appeared first on Hispanic Network Magazine... Read more »
  • Meet the First Latina Judge to Host a Nationally Syndicated Court Show
    “Raise your right hand.” Judge Marilyn Milian bangs the gavel on the bench of the multiple Emmy award-winning The People’s … Continue reading Meet the First Latina Judge to Host a Nationally Syndicated Court Show → The post Meet the First Latina Judge to Host a Nationally Syndicated Court Show... Read more »
  • Working from Home? Here Are Some Tips
    Most advice about how to make working from home actually work focuses on the practical: The right office space. The … Continue reading Working from Home? Here Are Some Tips → The post Working from Home? Here Are Some Tips appeared first on Hispanic Network Magazine | A Hispanic News... Read more »
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    Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project

  • Appendix: Immigrant eligible voters by state
    The post Appendix: Immigrant eligible voters by state appeared first on Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project.... Read more »
  • Methodology
    In this report, we analyzed the detailed demographics and geographic distribution of immigrants who are eligible to vote in the 2020 presidential election. The term “eligible voters” refer to persons ages 18 and older who are U.S. citizens. This report’s analysis is based on Pew Research Center tabulations and projections... Read more »
  • Acknowledgments
    This report was written by Abby Budiman, Research Analyst, Luis Noe-Bustamante, Research Assistant and Mark Hugo Lopez, Director of Global Migration and Demography Research. Editorial guidance was provided by Neil G. Ruiz, Associate Director of Global Migration and Demography Research; Jeffrey S. Passel, Senior Demographer; Jens Manuel Krogstad, Senior Writer... Read more »
  • 2. The nation’s most populous states are home to most immigrant voters
    The four states with the largest eligible voter populations – California, New York, Florida and Texas – are also home to most immigrant eligible voters. Together, these states hold over half (56%) of the nation’s immigrant voters. California has the largest immigrant eligible voter population by a large margin. In... Read more »
  • 1. U.S. immigrants are rising in number, but just half are eligible to vote
    Not all immigrants are U.S. citizens, and as a result, not all immigrants are eligible to vote in federal elections.4 Between 2000 and 2018, over 10 million adult immigrants have gained citizenship and become eligible to vote, raising the share of the foreign-born population that can vote to about half... Read more »