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With Wins in 7 States and DC, Biden Closes in on Nomination

Biden could lock down the nomination within the next week as West Virginia and Georgia hold primaries.

  • Jun 3, 2020
  • 11:49 AM

Soy racista y tú también, mi querido colombiano (OPINIÓN)

Si queremos un mundo sin pobreza, sin opresión y desigualdad, hay que emprender un camino anti-racista y empezar con uno mismo.

  • Jun 3, 2020
  • 11:20 AM

9 States, DC Vote Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Social Unrest

Voters across America navigated curfews and health concerns Tuesday in a slate of primary elections amid dueling national crises as Joe Biden looked to move closer to formally clinching the Democratic presidential nomination.

  • Jun 2, 2020
  • 6:36 PM

Restaurant Owner, Ex-College Athlete Among Victims of Unrest

One man was the beloved owner of a Louisville barbecue restaurant who provided free meals to officers. Another was a man known as “Mr. Indianapolis,” a former star football player. Yet another was a federal officer working security during a protest.

  • Jun 2, 2020
  • 5:17 PM

‘Camp of the Saints,’ Black Lives Matter, and the Crisis of Latino Leadership (OPINION)

The burning question is how to congeal these distinct Latino sectors into a social and labor movement that could fight for justice in our communities and show solidarity with the black movement amid the pandemic.

  • Jun 2, 2020
  • 3:40 PM

Perspective: George Floyd Autopsy Appears Similar to California Brutality Case

Both men call out, cry into the same America, one in the darkness, one in the light.

  • Jun 2, 2020
  • 3:00 PM

Mexican President Defies Leftist Label in Virus Response

As coronavirus spreads through Mexico, the president known as AMLO has rejected widespread shutdowns and pressed to keep the economy going.

  • Jun 2, 2020
  • 1:25 PM

Minnesota Grieves

It’s been a week since George Floyd was killed in Minneapolis.

  • Jun 2, 2020
  • 11:11 AM

Trump Threatens Military Force Against Protesters Nationwide

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wielding extraordinary federal authority, President Donald Trump threatened the nation’s governors on Monday that he would deploy the military to states if they did not stamp out violent protests over police brutality that have roiled the nation over the past week. His announcement came as police under federal command forced back peaceful demonstrators with tear gas so he could walk to a nearby church and pose with a Bible.

  • Jun 1, 2020
  • 11:10 PM

Puerto Rico Overhauls 1930 Civil Code Amid Sharp Criticism

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — For the first time in nearly a century, Puerto Rico overhauled a series of laws that regulate rights in the U.S. territory including marriage, abortion and property ownership without having held any public hearings.

  • Jun 1, 2020
  • 9:04 PM

Governor Ducey’s Emergency Arizona Lockdown Is Not About Protecting the Public (OPINION)

It is a nod to Ducey’s most fervent supporters: white anti-immigrant conservative voters and Trump supporters.

  • Jun 1, 2020
  • 6:29 PM

Dispatch From Atlanta’s Nights Of Protests

Tensions are still high in Atlanta, but maybe some of those tensions could have been avoided.

  • Jun 1, 2020
  • 5:49 PM

Community and Immigrant Rights Leaders Speak Up in Wake of Protests Over Police Killings

Several focused on how anti-Blackness is still prevalent among Latinos

  • Jun 1, 2020
  • 5:07 PM

Dominicans Use Hashtag #PeroNoSomosRacistas to Call Out Myths About Discrimination

The trending hashtag is meant to be ironic, showing examples of how racism presents itself in society today.

  • Jun 1, 2020
  • 2:24 PM

Native American Tribes’ Pandemic Response Is Hamstrung by Many Inequities

Native communities in North America have been disrupted and displaced for centuries. Many face long-standing food and water inequities that are further complicated by this pandemic.

  • Jun 1, 2020
  • 1:27 PM

Supreme Court Upholds Puerto Rico Financial Oversight Board

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the oversight board established by Congress to help Puerto Rico out of a devastating financial crisis that has been exacerbated by the coronavirus outbreak, recent earthquakes and damage from Hurricane Maria in 2017. The justices reversed a lower court ruling that threatened to throw the island’s recovery efforts into chaos.

  • Jun 1, 2020
  • 12:03 PM

Feel the Burn (OPINION)

Should we burn America down because voting is a bit of a hassle?

  • Jun 1, 2020
  • 11:32 AM

Unrest Demonstrates Biden’s Challenge in Breaking Through

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden is facing some stiff competition in getting his campaign message out.

  • Jun 1, 2020
  • 9:43 AM

Police Disperse Anti-Bolsonaro Protesters in Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Police say they used tear gas to disperse hundreds of demonstrators in Brazil’s largest city on Sunday as groups protesting and supporting President Jair Bolsonaro neared a clash.

  • May 31, 2020
  • 8:18 PM

Summoning the Courage to Change the Power Structure

Latino Rebels Radio: May 31, 2020

  • May 31, 2020
  • 3:48 PM

‘We’re Sick of It’: Anger Over Police Killings Shatters US

The scale of the protests, extending to nearly every part of the country and unfolding on a single night, seemed to rival the historic demonstrations of the civil rights and Vietnam eras.

  • May 31, 2020
  • 11:21 AM

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