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Why Some Latinos Support Trump, and Why They Shouldn’t (OPINION)

Latinos have worked too hard and come too far as a people to let a master charlatan intent on usurping our democracy steal our destiny.

  • Sep 22, 2020
  • 3:34 PM

Examining Dominican Anti-Blackness During a Summer of Protest

Global protests against racial injustice came on the heels of the pandemic, and Dominicans are now being publicly confronted with their Blackness.

  • Sep 22, 2020
  • 2:50 PM

Bolsonaro to World: Brazil Is Victim of Environmental Smear

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro defended his administration’s record protecting the Amazon rainforest, telling the United Nations’ virtual meeting of global leaders on Tuesday that his country has been wrongly portrayed as an environmental villain. Bolsonaro’s critics were quick to pick apart his claims.

  • Sep 22, 2020
  • 2:07 PM

NALEO/Latino Decisions Tracking Poll Says 33% of Registered Latino Voters Do Not Trust Mail-in Ballots

The poll also noted that 51 percent of survey respondents supported voting by mail (down by seven points from the previous week) and 49 percent would vote in person (up seven points from the previous week).

  • Sep 22, 2020
  • 11:45 AM

For Many Immigrant Students, Remote Learning During COVID-19 Comes With More Hurdles

There is a very real danger that the move to remote learning could reinforce the very inequalities immigrant students already encounter in U.S. schools.

  • Sep 22, 2020
  • 10:16 AM

Cuban-American Judge From Florida on Trump High Court List

MIAMI (AP) — A daughter of Cuban exiles who has had a swift rise as a lawyer and judge is on President Donald Trump’s short list to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the U.S. Supreme Court.

  • Sep 21, 2020
  • 5:36 PM

Hispanic Heritage Month Doesn’t Have to be Controversial (OPINION)

During Hispanic Heritage Month, our communities’ contributions throughout American history are widely ignored while voices decrying the month dominate the conversation.

  • Sep 21, 2020
  • 4:24 PM

The Inhumane Treatment of Migrants in Detention Centers Must Stop Now (OPINION)

If it took a whistleblower for the public to know about these brutal hysterectomies, what else don’t we know?

  • Sep 21, 2020
  • 3:56 PM

Waking Up the ‘Sleeping Giant’ Starts With Climate Change (OPINION)

A poll conducted by Climate Power 2020 in July showed that an overwhelming 77 percent of Latino voters support a message of bold climate action to fight the climate crisis.

  • Sep 21, 2020
  • 11:45 AM

Massacre in Colombia Ahead of Anti-Government Protests Monday

The Cauca department has been one of the most violent regions in the country, with nine massacres since January.

  • Sep 21, 2020
  • 10:13 AM

Black Lives Matter in Belize

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  • Sep 21, 2020
  • 9:09 AM

The Biden Campaign Still Has ‘Work to Do’ With Latinos: Will It Happen? (OPINION)

The reality is that the Biden campaign has been struggling to connect with Latino voters ever since he announced his intent to run.

  • Sep 21, 2020
  • 8:37 AM

Puerto Rico Getting Funds for Power Grid 3 Years After Maria

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced the release Friday of nearly $13 billion to Puerto Rico to help rebuild the electrical grid and repair schools from the devastation of Hurricane Maria three years ago, amid criticism that the aid was overdue and was being released now only for political purposes.

  • Sep 18, 2020
  • 4:04 PM

Latinos Aren’t One Thing, We Never Were: So Why Do Every Four Years Are We Treated Like That? (OPINION)

We are large, diverse, contradictory. The country has never taken the opportunity to get to know us. Perhaps that’s why they keep asking the same stupid questions. 

  • Sep 18, 2020
  • 3:36 PM

How Central American Migrants Helped Revive the US Labor Movement

Little is said about the substantial contributions that Central Americans have made to U.S. society over the past 30 years.

  • Sep 18, 2020
  • 2:59 PM

‘Hatemonger’: Author Jean Guerrero On Stephen Miller (A Latino USA Podcast)

On this episode of Latino USA, Jean Guerrero joins Maria Hinojosa to discuss Miller’s California roots, the mentors who shaped his ideology and career as a young man, and his lasting impact on the U.S. immigration system.

  • Sep 18, 2020
  • 2:57 PM

Peru President Faces Impeachment Vote Amid Pandemic Turmoil

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peruvian President Martín Vizcarra’s job is on the line Friday as opposition lawmakers push through an impeachment hearing criticized as a hasty and poorly timed ouster attempt in one of the countries hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Sep 18, 2020
  • 11:52 AM

Mexico Skirts U.S. Criticism of Anti-Drug Enforcement

MEXICO CITY (AP) — President Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador said Thursday that Mexico will respond “softly, softly” and with “love and peace” to the finding by the U.S. government that his country needs to do more to stop drug trafficking.

  • Sep 17, 2020
  • 5:30 PM

22-Year-Old Juan Schoville Runs for Phoenix Mayor to ‘Make Politics Sane Again’

Latino Rebels spoke with Schoville and asked him about his proposed policies if he gets elected, whether or not he has a chance of winning, and his long-term goals.

  • Sep 17, 2020
  • 5:10 PM

Attitudes Toward Reproductive Health Policy Among Native Americans

The voices of Native Americans are rarely included in research focused on reproductive health, even though this community often suffers from deep inequalities in access to reproductive health and higher rates of victimization of sexual violence.

  • Sep 17, 2020
  • 2:29 PM

Are Democrats Going to Let the Latino Vote Slip… Once Again? (OPINION)

It’s time to stop shaming anyone who poses constructive criticism to the Democratic Party’s outreach strategy, especially when its people of color raising the red flags.

  • Sep 17, 2020
  • 12:44 PM

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