Opinion

Biden’s Not-So-Secret Superpower (OPINION)

America, where do we go from here?

  • Jan 22, 2021
  • 5:10 PM

Biden and the Democrats Won Big: There Is No Excuse for Inaction on Immigration (OPINION)

With control of both the executive and legislative branches, Biden and his administration will have an opportunity to finally push through meaningful immigration reform.

  • Jan 22, 2021
  • 11:00 AM

For Puerto Rican Statehood, It’s Now or Never: So It’s Never? (OPINION)

Puerto Rican statehood is having its most promising political moment, and it’s still a non-starter for the United States.

  • Jan 21, 2021
  • 2:38 PM

As President Biden Steps into Office, the Real Work Begins (OPINION)

We cannot afford to fall asleep at the wheel again.

  • Jan 20, 2021
  • 2:44 PM

None of Us Feel Latinx Enough (Except a Few White Ladies)

Ambiguity is sewn into the fabric of our identity. Which is why it’s so infuriating to see cases like Natasha Bannan’s. She gets the benefits with none of the doubt.

  • Jan 15, 2021
  • 4:47 PM

America’s Favorite Terrorists (OPINION)

When in doubt, accuse the U.S. government of doing what it accuses other governments of doing. The rule goes double for Trump.

  • Jan 15, 2021
  • 1:11 PM

White Nationalist Barbarians Stormed the Gates of the U.S. Capitol (OPINION)

While I can go on and on, I’ll say end with this: Trump must not only be removed from office, he must also be arrested and prosecuted for aiding and abetting an attempted coup against the United States of America.

  • Jan 12, 2021
  • 4:13 PM

Fired for Storming the Capitol? Why Most Workers Aren’t Protected for What They Do on Their Own Time

Can you be fired for joining a violent mob that storms the Capitol? Of course you can.

  • Jan 12, 2021
  • 12:37 PM

Puerto Rico Statehood Violates International Law (OPINION)

There is nothing progressive about that.

  • Jan 11, 2021
  • 5:42 PM

This Is Democracy: Welcome to the Real World, America (OPINION)

It is time we embrace our realities and stop acting as if this is something that “doesn’t happen in America.”

  • Jan 8, 2021
  • 3:39 PM

Go Get Your Shovel, America (OPINION)

It takes a Herculean effort not to slap the taste out of some bigot’s mouth. But we must do for the bigots what they seem incapable of doing for others: we must pity them, as lost, and soul-sick.

  • Jan 8, 2021
  • 12:37 PM

How Police Were Complicit in the US Capitol Riot

The connections between police and terrorist groups have been well documented for decades.

  • Jan 7, 2021
  • 6:38 PM

Trump Must Resign Now (OPINION)

The president has failed miserably to live up to his oath of office, but never so blatantly as he did on Wednesday when he urged tens of thousands of supporters to march on the U.S. Capitol to reject the results of the November election.

  • Jan 7, 2021
  • 12:42 PM

The Republican-Made Trump Monstrosity (OPINION)

While Republicans have defended and enabled Trump to carry out his dastardly deeds with impunity, not only have many of them lost their integrity and soul but they are sacrificing their own political party.

  • Jan 7, 2021
  • 11:26 AM

Our Karen in SoHo

That Karen is actually Miya and Puerto Rican doesn’t change a thing.

  • Jan 6, 2021
  • 9:57 AM

Open Now: Why Schools Need to Serve English Learner Students in Person (OPINION)

Being at home for almost a year during this pandemic will have greatly reduced these English Learners’ language acquisition, literacy, and long-term academic success.

  • Jan 5, 2021
  • 4:58 PM

Rooting Out Racism in Children’s Books

The data is disturbing.

  • Jan 4, 2021
  • 4:56 PM

For Florida Democrats, Failure Can No Longer Be an Option (OPINION)

We cannot afford a continuation of the Republican trifecta that has controlled both chambers of the Florida Legislature and Governor’s mansion for 20 years.

  • Jan 4, 2021
  • 1:22 PM

From Protest to Power: How the Latino Vote Flexed Its Muscles in 2020 (OPINION)

Many reporters and pundits have failed to report on one of the most important trends this election—the massive growth in the Latino vote that will reshape the political landscape of our country for years to come.

  • Jan 4, 2021
  • 12:33 PM

Hilaria Baldwin and Why It Matters (OPINION)

In my own professional experience as it pertains to the Spanish language, I look no further than academia to observe how being Spaniard or a Spanish-speaking White American will get you hired before any bilingual U.S. Latino who is equally qualified.

  • Dec 31, 2020
  • 5:27 PM

The State of Latin America (Remember the Show! Podcast)

Hector chats with Jordana Timerman, a freelance reporter and public policy researcher based in Buenos Aires, and the editor of Latin America Daily Briefing

  • Dec 26, 2020
  • 12:12 PM

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