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Maria Elena Salinas Announces Her Retirement from Univision News

Maria Elena Salinas has announced her retirement from Univision News. For more than three decades, Salinas has played the roles of both an...

Rep Gutierrez Announces Departure, Latinx Politics Set To Shift

On Tuesday, November 28, Democratic party leader Rep. Luis Gutierrez announced his plans to step down from Congress in 2019....

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Hurricane Maria Drug Shortage In Puerto Rico Threatens Premature Babies

Drug shortages in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria are now threatening the lives of premature babies. Months after Hurricane Maria brought...

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Rep. Tony Cardenas’ Fundraising Efforts Boost Latino Presence in Congress

After raising $6 million by 2016 and remaining on course to help the Hispanic Caucus’ political action committee (BOLD PAC) raise $10...

Spotify’s Viva Latino Becomes First Playlist to Incorporate Videos In Latin America

Traditionally, the ideal playlist for roughly a three-hour party is about 52 songs. Over the last few years, however, the playlist has...

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Number Of Latina Teachers On The Rise, U.S. Classrooms More Inclusive

A growing number of Latinas are going into teaching, new research shows, and they’re having a positive impact on the country’s...

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Protesters Rally For Justice In Jayson Negron Shooting

The fatal shooting of 15-year-old Jayson Negron rocked the Bridgeport community, particularly because an officer of the law was responsible...

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Latinx Democrats Express Frustration With John Kelly Amid Fight For ‘Dreamers’

As the nation grapples over immigration policy, Latinx lawmakers are growing increasingly impatient with White House chief of staff John...

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Website Provides Platform For Puerto Rico’s Entrepreneurs In Hope Of Economic Recovery

The aftermath of Hurricane Maria has been felt heavily by Puerto Rican natives for the past two months, but renewed efforts to rebuild have...

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U.S. Military Aid Pulled From Puerto Rico Despite Remaining Damage

The U.S. government is pulling emergency aid from Puerto Rico seven weeks after initial deployment in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria....