Latino Rebels

Puerto Rico Governor Rosselló Signs Climate Bill Into Law

“Climate change is real, and it is the biggest threat to our way of life. This is the issue of our generation. The time for discussion is over. Now it’s the time for action,” the said current governor said in a media release.

  • May 23, 2019
  • 1:00 PM

Rep. Soto’s Venezuela TPS Act Passes House Judiciary Committee

H.R. 549 designates Venezuelan nationals as eligible for Temporary Protected Status

  • May 23, 2019
  • 9:34 AM

Nike Pulls Puerto Rico Themed Air Force 1 Following Controversy of Panamanian Design Plagiarism

The company announced that they were pulling the design following claims of cultural appropriation and plagiarism of the indigenous “Mola” design from Panama.

  • May 22, 2019
  • 4:19 PM

Author Elizabeth Acevedo Spills Some Truths About the Stigma of Latina Teen Pregnancy in Book Interview

“I remember when I was growing up, the statistic was like one in two Latinas will be pregnant by the time they’re 21. Right? It was like this massive statistic,” she said. “That’s changed. The stigma has not changed.”

  • May 22, 2019
  • 3:15 PM

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Condemns Pattern of Migrant Children Deaths in DHS Custody, Calls for Investigation and Oversight

“That’s why the Congressional Hispanic Caucus has called for a Congressional and Department of Justice investigation on the death of migrant children over the last six months,” Congressman Joaquin Castro said.

  • May 21, 2019
  • 6:51 PM

Undocumented and LGBTQ (Part 3)

Latino Rebels Radio: May 19, 2019

  • May 19, 2019
  • 8:45 PM

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Response to President Trump’s ‘Immigration Plan’

“I’m glad the White House is finally engaging Congress on the issue of immigration. Unfortunately, the President’s proposal betrays American values,” said Congressman Joaquin Castro, Chairman of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus.

  • May 16, 2019
  • 8:52 PM

PARTY OF FIVE Reboot Will Focus on a Mixed-Status Family After the Pain of Deportation

The new show isn’t afraid to directly tackle a pressing political issue to have more social resonance: family separation.

  • May 16, 2019
  • 12:58 PM

Why Are There so Many Candidates for President?

I study political parties and their role in electoral politics. And I believe the rise in the number of presidential candidates in recent years results from divisions within the party coalitions and from easier access to vital campaign resources —money and media— that were not present in previous election cycles.

  • May 16, 2019
  • 8:54 AM

The Real Star of Beto O’Rourke’s Facebook Live Haircut Is His Barber Manuel

This country needs to know more about people like Manuel.

  • May 15, 2019
  • 3:31 PM

A Bipartisan Senate Letter From 38 Senators Wants to Know Why USCIS Is Facing Long Delays in Processing Immigration Requests

Overall, 19 Republicans signed the letter, along with 19 Democrats.

  • May 15, 2019
  • 10:24 AM

Distory: A Podcast About Life With Disabilities

Latino Rebels Radio: April 14, 2019

  • May 14, 2019
  • 4:06 PM

Rachel La Loca Out Loud

Latino Rebels Radio: May 12, 2019

  • May 12, 2019
  • 10:00 PM