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Study Shows Alarming Gap Between Latino Teachers and Students

Recent studies have found that there are three times as many Latino students as there are Latino teachers, despite Latino teachers’...

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Trump Inspects US-Mexico Border Wall Prototypes In California

  President Donald Trump has inspected prototypes of the border wall with Mexico. According to NBC News, Trump inspected a series of...

Guillermo del Toro became the third Mexican director to win best director.

Oscar Night Hispanic Spotlight Can’t Hide the Academy’s Glaring Whiteness

  Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that this past Sunday was Oscar night. The annual red carpet event, during...

More Latinx Candidates Are Running For Office, But Will They Have the Votes?

Since the start of the Trump presidency, it’s become clear that more Americans are now unwilling to simply stand by and accept...

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Dominican-Americans Seeing Rising Numbers and a Growing Influence

Since 1990, the Dominican population in the U.S. has more than tripled, from 517,000 to nearly two million. This makes Dominicans the...

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Ilia Calderon ‘Quietly Making History’ As First Afro-Latina Anchor For Major U.S. Broadcast Network

Ilia Calderon became the first Afro-Latina weekday evening news anchor for a major U.S. broadcast network back in December, and according...

Trump Administration’s Plan to End DACA Program Blocked By Second Judge

President Donald Trump’s decision to end a current program that allows for the protection of immigrants brought to the United States...

Mission Restore Power to Puerto Rico Continues, But Officials Can’t Agree On ETA

Although it’s been exactly five months since Hurricane Maria roared through Puerto Rico, the lacking cleanup and restoration efforts...

Northern Puerto Rico Suffers Fire From Explosion, Causing More Blackouts

On Sunday night, February 11, an explosion shocked the citizens of San Juan, Puerto Rico’s capital. An electrical substation exploded...

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Palomarez Steps Down as CEO of U.S. Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce Amidst Allegations

Following allegations of sexual harassment and financial improprieties, Javier Palomarez, the CEO of the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce,...