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    Latino

  • Harris says Mexico, US can work together to improve quality of life in Northern Triangle
    Vice President Harris voiced optimism on Friday that the Biden administration can work with the Mexican government to stem the flow of migration by improving the quality of life for citizens of Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras.During a virtual...... Read more »
  • Mexican president calls US 'interventionist' ahead of meeting with Harris
    Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador lambasted the Biden administration for U.S. financing of an anti-corruption group in the country ahead of a bilateral meeting with Vice President Harris on Friday."A foreign government cannot give money...... Read more »
  • Colombia's protests are threat, test for US
    Colombia’s relationship with the United States is hitting its lowest point in decades as the country’s government faces criticism over its militarized response to massive street protests. The wave of protests risks destabilizing one of Latin...... Read more »
  • ICE deportations fall to record low in April: report
    Deportations conducted by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) fell to a record low in April, as the Biden administration redirects resources from immigration enforcement to border management.According to a report by The Washington Post, ICE...... Read more »
  • DHS to halt fingerprint requirement for spouses of immigrant workers
    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is set to suspend a fingerprint requirement for spouses of legally employed foreign workers, potentially unclogging a bottleneck that's prevented thousands of individuals from working in the country....... Read more »
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    Latino

  • Harris says Mexico, US can work together to improve quality of life in Northern Triangle
    Vice President Harris voiced optimism on Friday that the Biden administration can work with the Mexican government to stem the flow of migration by improving the quality of life for citizens of Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras.During a virtual...... Read more »
  • Mexican president calls US 'interventionist' ahead of meeting with Harris
    Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador lambasted the Biden administration for U.S. financing of an anti-corruption group in the country ahead of a bilateral meeting with Vice President Harris on Friday."A foreign government cannot give money...... Read more »
  • Colombia's protests are threat, test for US
    Colombia’s relationship with the United States is hitting its lowest point in decades as the country’s government faces criticism over its militarized response to massive street protests. The wave of protests risks destabilizing one of Latin...... Read more »
  • ICE deportations fall to record low in April: report
    Deportations conducted by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) fell to a record low in April, as the Biden administration redirects resources from immigration enforcement to border management.According to a report by The Washington Post, ICE...... Read more »
  • DHS to halt fingerprint requirement for spouses of immigrant workers
    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is set to suspend a fingerprint requirement for spouses of legally employed foreign workers, potentially unclogging a bottleneck that's prevented thousands of individuals from working in the country....... Read more »


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    Hispanic Network Magazine | A Hispanic News Source

  • IOScholarships Provides Free Access to STEM Scholarships
    IOScholarships (IOS), the first of its kind scholarship and financial education platform for minority STEM students recently announced the launch … Continue reading IOScholarships Provides Free Access to STEM Scholarships → The post IOScholarships Provides Free Access to STEM Scholarships appeared first on Hispanic Network Magazine | A Hispanic News... Read more »
  • Meet Bianca Kea, Founder of ‘Yo Soy Afro Latina’
    By Erica Nahmad, Be Latina Sometimes the best business ideas don’t necessarily come out of a groundbreaking new product concept … Continue reading Meet Bianca Kea, Founder of ‘Yo Soy Afro Latina’ → The post Meet Bianca Kea, Founder of ‘Yo Soy Afro Latina’ appeared first on Hispanic Network Magazine... Read more »
  • Jennifer Lopez Sings ‘Sweet Caroline’ with Her Mom During VAX Live Concert
    By Jen Juneau and Topher Gauk-Roger, People For Jennifer Lopez, Mother’s Day is any day she can share special moments with her mom. … Continue reading Jennifer Lopez Sings ‘Sweet Caroline’ with Her Mom During VAX Live Concert → The post Jennifer Lopez Sings ‘Sweet Caroline’ with Her Mom During VAX Live Concert... Read more »
  • LULAC Mourns The Passing Of Rick Dovalina, Civil Rights Leader And Former National President
    Nation’s Oldest and Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Remembers Champion of Grassroots Organizing and Building Coalitions To Achieve Positive Social … Continue reading LULAC Mourns The Passing Of Rick Dovalina, Civil Rights Leader And Former National President → The post LULAC Mourns The Passing Of Rick Dovalina, Civil Rights Leader... Read more »
  • Meet Amy Quichiz, the Vegan Latina Reclaiming Veganism for People of Color
    By Katie Coss, Hip Latina Planted within the intersection of veganism, scarce resources, and a college student budget, a self-identified … Continue reading Meet Amy Quichiz, the Vegan Latina Reclaiming Veganism for People of Color → The post Meet Amy Quichiz, the Vegan Latina Reclaiming Veganism for People of Color... Read more »
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    Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project

  • Facts on U.S. immigrants, 2018
    This statistical profile of the foreign-born population in the 50 states and the District of Columbia is based on Pew Research Center tabulations of the Census Bureau’s 2010 and 2018 American Community Survey (ACS) and the 1960-2000 decennial censuses. The post Facts on U.S. immigrants, 2018 appeared first on Pew... Read more »
  • Facts on U.S. immigrants, 2018
    As of 2018, 19% of the national immigrant population lives in the top five counties: Los Angeles County, California; Miami-Dade County, Florida; Harris County, Texas; Cook County, Illinois; and Queens County, New York. The post Facts on U.S. immigrants, 2018 appeared first on Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project.... Read more »
  • Facts on U.S. immigrants, 2018
    There were a record 44.8 million immigrants living in the U.S. in 2018, making up 13.7% of the nation’s population. This represents a more than fourfold increase since 1960. The post Facts on U.S. immigrants, 2018 appeared first on Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project.... Read more »
  • Facts on U.S. immigrants, 2018
    There were a record 44.8 million immigrants living in the U.S. in 2018, making up 13.7% of the nation’s population. The post Facts on U.S. immigrants, 2018 appeared first on Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project.... Read more »
  • Facts on U.S. immigrants, 2018
    Key statistics about immigrants in the United States from 1980 to 2018. The post Facts on U.S. immigrants, 2018 appeared first on Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project.... Read more »
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    Blog – Latino Decisions

  • Alex Padilla, Latino Champion of Voter Access, New California US Senator
      In a historic event, California Secretary of State Alex Padilla has been appointed as United States Senator by Governor Gavin Newsom. Secretary Padilla, who has a mechanical engineering degree... The post Alex Padilla, Latino Champion of Voter Access, New California US Senator appeared first on Latino Decisions.... Read more »
  • Fifteen Competitive Congressional Districts Latinos Will Decide in 2022
    With the country more divided than ever, the Democrats secured the White House for the next four years and it was undoubtedly with the help of people of color across... The post Fifteen Competitive Congressional Districts Latinos Will Decide in 2022 appeared first on Latino Decisions.... Read more »
  • Latinos and the Environment
    By Edward Vargas Latino voters indicate that the President and Congress should reinstate and enforce regulations that existed prior to the Covid-19 pandemic and create clean jobs and green infrastructure... The post Latinos and the Environment appeared first on Latino Decisions.... Read more »
  • Native American Voters Help Biden Take the State of Arizona
    The importance of the Native American vote in 2020 was most apparent in Arizona, a state that had not gone to the Democrats since 1996. A key swing state in... The post Native American Voters Help Biden Take the State of Arizona appeared first on Latino Decisions.... Read more »
  • Native Americans Overcome Major Obstacles; Part of Voting Coalition That Led Biden to Victory
    There was major enthusiasm about the Native American electorate’s potential role in the 2020 election outcome following a historic 2018 mid-term election where the importance of the Native American population... The post Native Americans Overcome Major Obstacles; Part of Voting Coalition That Led Biden to Victory appeared first on Latino... Read more »
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    La Plaza

  • Trump-era Policy that Biden Administration Uses to Expel Migrant Faces Uncertain Future
    President Biden came into office promising to reverse Trump-era policies that have restricted immigration to the United States. However, for months, Biden officials have relied on a Trump-era policy put in place at the U.S. southern border that has caused almost a million migrants’ expulsion back to their home countries.... Read more »
  • Platoon Leader is the First Latina to Earn a Prestigious Military Badge at Fort Hood
    1st Lt. Maria Eggers recently became the first woman and first Latina from the 3rd Cavalry Regiment to earn the coveted Expert Infantry Badge, or EIB, qualifying at the highest level. In April, Eggers, 24, received the medal by successfully finishing the five- day test that measures a soldier’s physical... Read more »
  • Four Months into the Vaccine Rollout, Ethnicity & Racial Data Collection Continues to Lag
    Despite the continued efforts of President Biden’s administration to vaccinate communities of color, the U.S. has made little progress in collecting COVID-19 vaccination data by race and ethnicity. As of last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) had recorded race and ethnicity data for only half of... Read more »
  • Biden Choose Texas Sheriff, who Criticized Trump- era policies, for ICE Director
    The White House announced that President Biden will nominate Texas Sheriff, Ed Gonzalez, a critic of former President Trump’s immigration policies, to serve as director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Sheriff Gonzalez has a decades long career in law enforcement. He criticized the Trump administration for its stances on... Read more »
  • Alex Padilla Replaced Kamala Harris in the Senate, Now He’s Pushing for an Immigration Reform
    When Kamala Harris resigned from the Senate to become the first woman Vice President, California Governor Gavin Newsom’s voted for Alex Padilla, the California Secretary of State, to replace Harris. When he was sworn in, Padilla became the first Latino senator from the Golden State. His appointment was met with... Read more »