Why Latinos Keep Getting Left Out of Democratic Politics (OPINION)
Exclusivity is a powerful word and an even more powerful experience. As people of color in America, we learn about exclusion early on.
A todos los trabajadores valiosos
No dejes que otros lo pregunten por ti —exige tu valor— porque ahora no te pueden poner a un lado.
‘Et tu, Brute’: The Racist Double Standard in LA County Politics (OPINION)
The latest feud between the Board and the Sheriff proves it.
25 Years After Prop 187: They Are Still Winning (OPINION)
Across California, commemorations, forums, and panels have recently discussed the 25-year impact of the state’s infamous anti-immigrant Proposition 187 measure. I myself regret not being fully prepared to reflect on the timely anniversary. Instead, I am left to react to the commemorations of others, mostly those led by the mainstream media interviewing Latino politicians and […]
Who Does Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell Really Work For? (OPINION)
It’s time to vote him out.
Back Pay for Back-to-School
Los Angeles has the money to provide a decent education to each child, if you know where to look
Totally Bad Recall: Social Security Totalization and Deferred Action
Social Security Totalization sounds bad, perhaps angry even, as though Arnold Schwarzenegger will go back in time to destroy a computer that records how much we will each earn when we are old and wrinkly. But it is actually a very appealing concept. In short, Social Security Totalization is a set of agreements between nations […]