Friday 22 September 2017
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Category: Hot News, Politics, State/National News

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‘Day Without Immigrants’ Protests Picking up Momentum Across the Nation

Citizens in the U.S. are getting a look at what life would be like without immigrants, as businesses shut down and immigrants refrain from...

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Cuomo Launches Hotline for Immigrants Affected by Trump Ban; State AG Also Offers Assistance

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced the launch of a confidential, toll-free hotline for New Yorkers, in an effort to help...


Top-Ranking Latina in White House Reflects on Accomplishments of Obama Administration

Along with the Obama family and the rest of the current administration, Cecilia Muñoz is preparing to leave the White House, ending her...


President Obama Calls for Unity in Farewell Speech; Says Americans Must Work to Mend Racial Divide

By Staff   President Barack Obama delivered his farewell address to the nation on Jan. 10, acknowledging both the achievements and...


Gov. Cuomo Proposes Free Tuition at New York State Colleges

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced a plan to make college tuition-free for middle class families at SUNY and CUNY two- and...


5 Latinos Who Impressed and Inspired Us in 2016

While many Americans say that they were glad to see 2016 come to an end, it’s important to remember that the year wasn’t a total...


Witness Alleges Police Intimidation in Civil Rights Lawsuit

By Staff   Pedro Luis DeJesus, the Remington St. resident who initially reported to police that he saw officers approach and beat...


Fidel Castro, Cuba’s Former Leader, Dies at 90

By Frederick H. Lowe   ( – Fidel Castro, Cuba’s Maximum Leader, who launched his revolutionary overthrow of...


The 2016 Presidential Election: Why the The Latino Vote Didn’t Help

“The children are afraid.” That sentiment, voiced by pastoral associate Ellie Hidalgo, was shared by many Americans this...


Observing Latina Women’s Equal Pay Day: What You Should Know About the Staggering Pay Gap

November 1st was Latina Equal Pay Day, which marked the point in time when Latinas have, finally, statistically earned the same amount of...