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We Too Dream: AOC, Stephen A. Smith and the Narrative of How to Make It in America

Speaking across geographical, political, educational, racial, gendered, and classed conversations to highlight the challenges involved in both navigating and negotiating circumstances, systems, and institutions.

  • Apr 22, 2019
  • 11:08 am

From Fighting Corruption in Guatemala to Fighting to Stay on the Ballot

The latest RadioLAND podcast episode.

  • Apr 22, 2019
  • 10:15 am

Ecuador Orders Arrest of Former Chancellor Accused of WikiLeaks Connection

In a video message released on Thursday, Ricardo Patiño said he was being wrongfully investigated for calling for demonstrations against President Lenín Moreno.

  • Apr 22, 2019
  • 10:06 am

The State of Puerto Rico’s Independence Movement

Latino Rebels Radio: April 21, 2019

  • Apr 21, 2019
  • 6:59 pm

Angela Magaña: Fighting for Her Life and Team La Perla

“After I was a little more aware of my life this video was made. Now begins my road back to #LaJaula #MMA #NationalTeamMember #Recovery #TeamLaPerla,” Magaña tweeted on Saturday morning.

  • Apr 20, 2019
  • 1:01 pm

A Poem About Getting a Paycheck During the Time of Trump

“you asked why I was so angry”

  • Apr 20, 2019
  • 11:55 am

SDSU Is Offering a College Course About Selena

It will happen during the Spring 2020 semester.

  • Apr 19, 2019
  • 6:25 pm

It’s Not Because They Are Poor, It’s Because They Are Brown: The Inequity of Limiting Funds to High Quality Early Childhood Education for Latinx Children

The lack of access to participation in high quality early education means that not all Latinx children enter school ready to learn.

  • Apr 19, 2019
  • 5:04 pm

Bringing the Border Closer to Home, One Immersion Trip at a Time

Every year, tens of thousands of Americans take alternative spring breaks and mission trips or embark on “voluntourism” journeys.

  • Apr 19, 2019
  • 2:08 pm

As Violence Continues at Home, Exiled Colombians Reconstruct Collective Memory

Since the signing of the peace deal, over 450 social leaders have been murdered.

  • Apr 19, 2019
  • 9:27 am

Cuba Faces Food and Medicine Shortages Amid Developing Crisis

The Cuban government is comparing these shortages to the “special period” following the collapse of the Soviet Union.

  • Apr 19, 2019
  • 9:03 am

Meet the Latina Who Says Disabled People Are Going to ‘Fight Like Hell’ for Obamacare

Sarah Funes says that Medicaid has been an integral part of her recovery and reinsertion into society as an independent teenager and later as an adult.

  • Apr 18, 2019
  • 4:34 pm

Facing Arrest, Peruvian Ex-President Alan García Kills Himself

According to authorities, García’s 2006 campaign was financed by the Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht.

  • Apr 18, 2019
  • 12:46 pm

One Year After Nicaraguan Uprising, Ortega Is Back in Control

Nicaragua’s “tropical spring” has lost its momentum. What happened?

  • Apr 18, 2019
  • 11:33 am

NPXXI = Houston’s Cultural Capital

This city is powerful.

  • Apr 18, 2019
  • 10:39 am

MEChA’s National Board Statement About Its Decision to Change the Student Organization’s Name

“The name change is one of many nationwide initiatives and represents a call to action under the newly elected National MECha Board.”

  • Apr 17, 2019
  • 3:30 pm

The Breakdown: Battle Over MEChA

Latino USA breaks down MEChA’s decision and the reactions on both sides of the debate.

  • Apr 17, 2019
  • 2:01 pm

Workers in Dominican Republic’s Punta Catalina Hold Protest Following No Bonus Pay

The site was at the center of the country’s Odebrecht corruption scandal.

  • Apr 17, 2019
  • 1:05 pm

Red Cross Delivers First Aid to Venezuela

In sending this shipment of humanitarian aid, the Red Cross has re-emphasized its neutrality in the Venezuelan crisis.

  • Apr 17, 2019
  • 11:26 am