Tucson Panel Rejects Request to Remove Pancho Villa Statue

“We don’t want to forget that history, that history that is grounded in Mexican-ness,” said Lydia Otero, a professor of Mexican-American studies at the University of Arizona.

  • Dec 17, 2018
  • 9:43 pm

Lawsuit: ICE Detention Centers Deny Detainees Contact With Attorneys

The American Civil Liberties Foundation of Southern California and the Immigrants’ Rights Clinic at Stanford Law School have filed a class action lawsuit against ICE, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department, and private prison operator Geo Group, Inc. for creating unlawful barriers to attorney-client communications.

  • Dec 17, 2018
  • 9:35 pm

NAHJ Meets With NPR to Discuss Diversity and Inclusion

“A culture of framing stories where Latinos are the protagonists as niche must change,” Hugo Balta said. “Newsroom managers need to appreciate that ‘Latino’ stories and ‘American’ stories are one in the same, that inclusion of different voices is increasingly relevant to the changing multiethnic, multicultural, multilingual nation.”

  • Dec 14, 2018
  • 12:43 pm

Immigration Court Orders Alejandra Pablos Deported

“We are extremely saddened and angered by the Tucson Immigration court’s decision to deport Alejandra,” said Jacinta González, who is leading Mijente’s organizing support for Pablos’ case.

  • Dec 11, 2018
  • 5:53 pm

LA Premiere of ROMA Pays Tribute to the 2 Million Domestic Workers Across the Country

“There are no standards, few protections or rights, and the work is hardly even recognized as real work.”

  • Dec 11, 2018
  • 4:09 pm

Democrats Hold Advantage Among Latino Voters in Lead Up to 2020 Election

More than two-thirds (67 percent) of Latino voters said they would be more likely to vote Democratic in 2020 if a Latino candidate such as Julián Castro was on the ballot.

  • Dec 11, 2018
  • 12:35 pm

New UCLA Study Finds 96% Growth in Latino Vote Across 8 States

This report relies on a social science approach to evaluate official election data to draw conclusions about turnout and vote growth.

  • Dec 11, 2018
  • 12:07 pm

Under Military Presence at the Border, Ambos Nogales Celebrates Community Through Tennis and Art

The two mayors from the area were also there to demonstrate how vital the cross-border relationship is to people.

  • Dec 11, 2018
  • 11:45 am

Mexico’s New Government Takes Aim at Drug Cartel Finances

The move against the Jalisco cartel, a relative newcomer that has risen to become one of Mexico’s most dangerous criminal gangs, sends a “first message” under Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

  • Dec 10, 2018
  • 6:10 pm

Immigrant Rights Activist Targeted by ICE Set for Asylum Hearing on December 11

Alejandra Pablos was singled out and detained by DHS agents during a peaceful protest outside of DHS offices in Virginia in January of 2018.

  • Dec 7, 2018
  • 6:20 pm

Tekashi 6ix9ine’s Complicated Relationship With Spanish Language Networks

Of the stories covered by Spanish networks before the recent arrest were his trips to Mexico and the Dominican Republic, where he posted on social media giving money to residents.

  • Dec 7, 2018
  • 1:45 pm

The Era of Cultural Accelerators

The time is now.

  • Dec 6, 2018
  • 4:01 pm

WhatsApp Skewed Brazilian Election, Proving Social Media’s Danger to Democracy

Misinformation via social media played a troubling role in boosting far-right Congressman Jair Bolsonaro to the presidency.

  • Dec 5, 2018
  • 4:31 pm

What Happens Next to Migrants in Tijuana, Mexico? (VIDEO)

It’s the question many are asking.

  • Dec 4, 2018
  • 11:03 am

Here’s the Story of How Salesforce Tried to Silence Activists Calling Them Out Over Their Contract With US Border Patrol

Until the company cancels the contract, they are directly responsible for human rights violations like the unreasonable use of force we saw at the border last week.

  • Dec 3, 2018
  • 3:08 pm

Federal Lawsuit Challenges Florida Sheriff Over ICE Collaboration

The case was brought against Monroe County Sheriff Rick Ramsay on behalf of Peter Brown, who was detained by the county at ICE’s request.

  • Dec 3, 2018
  • 2:21 pm

NAHJ President Calls Out Immigration Ad by Yahoo! News

The immigration debate in the United States is much more complex than a three-word advertisement.

  • Dec 1, 2018
  • 12:59 pm

Rep. Luis Gutiérrez Says Farewell on the House Floor (VIDEO)

“But let us be clear: people sacrificed and died so that I could speak here.”

  • Nov 30, 2018
  • 9:35 am

An Update on NAHJ-Sinclair Broadcast Discussion

“I want to thank Hugo and the NAHJ for a very productive and honest conversation,” said SBG VP of News Scott Livingston.

  • Nov 30, 2018
  • 9:13 am