Category: Featured News, Health, State/National News, Uncategorized

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Little Visibility or Help for Aging Latinos With HIV

In the words of ACT UP’s Gran Fury, “Women don’t get AIDS, they just die from it.” But women weren’t the only...

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Study: Millennial LatinX Home Ownership Essential to Future Housing Market Growth

Homeownership is the cornerstone of the American dream. For over two hundred years there has been an implicit promise that if you work...

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Puerto Rico Governor: Colonialism Is at the Root of the Country’s Debt Crisis

Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló is “nudging” Congress to consider Puerto Rico statehood this summer, a controversial...

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NYPD Officer Fatally Shot While Sitting in Police Vehicle

By Staff –   New York Police Department Officer Miosotis Familia was fatally shot while sitting in her police vehicle in the...

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Top Latinas from Obama White House Want To Help Nonprofits Use Technology for Good

Cecilia Muñoz wasn’t just the Director of the White House Domestic Policy Council and Director of the White House Office of...

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Census Bureau: America Is Getting Older and More Diverse Every Year

The United States population is becoming older and more diverse, according to the Census Bureau. A new Associated Press report reveals that...

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New Study Shows Positive Effects of Pre-K Programs on Latinx Communities

Today in the United States, three-fourths of young children attend preschool programs. But for Hispanic and Latinx communities, the...

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Twin Earthquakes Shake Western Guatemala This June, Killing 5

On Wednesday, June 14, a magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck off of Guatemala’s Pacific coast, leaving five dead and at least seven more...

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A Year of Erasure: the Aftermath of the Pulse Nightclub Shooting

On Monday, June 12, Rochesterians gathered at the Bachelor Forum, a local gay bar, to mark the one year anniversary of the Pulse Nightclub...

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Raul Castro Set to Step Down as Cuban President Next Year

Raul Castro, the President of Cuba, is ready to retire. The second most famous Castro brother announced earlier this month that in 2018 he...