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ANALYSIS: To Take Back Congress, Democrats Need to Mobilize Latino Voters

If the Democratic Party and candidates engage in direct voter mobilization efforts, a time-tested strategy, there is reason to believe the blue wave will be overwhelming.

  • Sep 11, 2018
  • 8:32 am

Detenidos en la legislatura proyectos para atender fallas tras el huracán María

Varias piezas legislativas que proponen cambios para corregir el manejo y el registro de las muertes relacionadas con un desastre natural están en el limbo en la Asamblea Legislativa. Las recomendaciones principales sobre este tema que hace el estudio de la Universidad George Washington, por el que el gobierno pagó $305,000, ya habían sido hechas por la legislatura.

  • Sep 11, 2018
  • 7:28 am

AG Sessions: ‘A Lot of People, a Small Minority, but Significant Numbers of People, Believe in Open Borders’

“No great and prosperous nation can have both a generous welfare system and great prosperity and open borders,” the Attorney General said Monday.

  • Sep 10, 2018
  • 3:23 pm

Washington Officials and Venezuelan Military Scheme to Overthrow Maduro

President Maduro seemingly knew nothing about the confidential meetings.

  • Sep 10, 2018
  • 1:11 pm

Brazil’s Abortion Debate (PODCAST)

Latino Rebels Radio: September 9, 2018

  • Sep 9, 2018
  • 5:07 pm

The Amazon Economy You Won’t Hear About at the Global Climate Action Summit

Real climate leadership means not only speaking about making a change, but taking action for a sustainable future that truly reaches everyone.

  • Sep 8, 2018
  • 11:24 am

Latino Army Vet in Texas Gets Passport After Going Public

There have been an increasing number of Latinos born in border towns who have had issues attaining their passports.

  • Sep 7, 2018
  • 2:36 pm

Brazilian Frontrunner Presidential Candidate Stabbed at Political Rally

The candidate suffered punctures in his liver, lung, and intestines.

  • Sep 7, 2018
  • 2:21 pm

LULAC Says Three Honduran Immigrants Were ‘Savagely Beaten’ by Correctional Officers in Texas Prison

The organization is calling for the prison’s warden to be relieved of duties until an investigation is completed.

  • Sep 7, 2018
  • 12:43 pm

El Rey de las Arepas: How This Detroit Restaurant Feeds Major League Baseball Players

The small restaurant came onto the scene four years ago on the city’s southwest side, giving Detroiters their first taste of Venezuelan food.

  • Sep 7, 2018
  • 9:16 am

What Some Groups Are Saying About Trump Administration’s Plans to Withdraw From Flores Settlement Agreement

“Refugee children should not be made to suffer inhumane treatment and prolonged and unnecessary detention just to satisfy President Trump’s zero tolerance approach to refugees seeking safety in the United States from the violence and lawlessness spreading throughout Central America.”

  • Sep 6, 2018
  • 3:18 pm

Amnesty International Slams Guatemalan Bill Opposing Same-Sex Couples

“The Law for the Protection of Life and the Family,” would also establish prison terms of two to four years for “women who cause miscarriages,” but would allow abortion for rape victims.

  • Sep 6, 2018
  • 12:26 pm

Last Living Daughter of El Mozote Survivor Gets Asylum in the United States

In an interview with Latino Rebels, Marta Maritza Amaya says that she feared for her life in El Salvador but plans to continue her mother Rufina’s legacy of speaking about the 1981 massacre.

  • Sep 6, 2018
  • 10:16 am

US Pushes UN to Discuss Nicaragua

Nicaragua claims that the UN delegation ignored the goal of the protesters.

  • Sep 5, 2018
  • 2:09 pm

New Poll Finds Latino Voters Still Ignored in Lead Up to Election 2018

With Election Day only two months away, nearly 60 percent of Latino voters report not being contacted by a campaign, political party or organization asking them to register or vote.

  • Sep 5, 2018
  • 12:25 pm

Merriam-Webster Adds ‘Latinx’ to Its Dictionary

“Latinx purposefully breaks with Spanish’s gendered grammatical tradition.”

  • Sep 5, 2018
  • 10:24 am

The Church Robbed Me of My Childhood

For all the Brown girls whose childhood was stunted by God and how our parents understood the Bible, I see you.

  • Sep 5, 2018
  • 9:45 am

Beijing’s Gains in Latin America Leave US Foreign Policy Toward China in Need of a Rethink

What do the country’s maneuvers in the region add up to?

  • Sep 4, 2018
  • 5:49 pm

Guatemalan President Moves Against UN Anti-Corruption Body as Soldiers Surround Headquarters

“Selective justice has been used to intimidate and terrorize the citizenry,” said Morales.

  • Sep 4, 2018
  • 1:04 pm

New GAO Podcast Says FEMA and Government of Puerto Rico Were ‘Overwhelmed’ by Hurricane María

“What we had is basically everyone being overwhelmed in that circumstance. The territorial government was overwhelmed. FEMA was overwhelmed,” said Chris Currie, the GAO’s director for its Homeland Security and Justice team.

  • Sep 4, 2018
  • 12:21 pm