Politics

Raúl Castro Confirms He’s Resigning, Ending Long Era in Cuba

HAVANA (AP) — Raúl Castro said Friday he is resigning as head of Cuba’s Communist Party, ending an era of formal leadership by him and his brother Fidel Castro that began with the 1959 revolution.

  • Apr 16, 2021
  • 5:02 PM

Biden Keeps Trump’s Record-Low Cap on Refugees

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Friday stuck with his predecessor’s historically low cap of 15,000 refugees for this year and instead moved to accelerate admissions, triggering an outcry from resettlement agencies and even Biden allies that he was backpedaling on a key promise.

  • Apr 16, 2021
  • 4:37 PM

OPINION: One Reason Unions Lose? Leadership Does Not Reflect the Membership

What does it mean that over 80% of labor unions in the U.S. are led exclusively by white people?

  • Apr 16, 2021
  • 4:17 PM

Unaccompanied Children From Border Arrive in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — About 150 unaccompanied children found at the southern border of the U.S. have arrived in northwestern Pennsylvania and will be housed at a dormitory at the Pennsylvania International Academy.

  • Apr 15, 2021
  • 3:52 PM

Mexico President Focusing Efforts to Stop Child Migrants

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Wednesday he plans to visit his country’s southern border to discuss with governors and mayors there how to stop the smuggling of child migrants, an issue of growing concern for the United States.

  • Apr 14, 2021
  • 5:24 PM

Here Is the FULL VIDEO of the Insular Affairs Legislative Hearing on Puerto Rico Political Status

It was about the following two bills: H.R. 1522 (Puerto Rico Statehood Admission Act) and H.R. 2070 (Puerto Rico Self-Determination Act of 2021).

  • Apr 14, 2021
  • 5:05 PM

OPINION: DeSantis Wants to Censor Us Like Cuba Censored My People

What are the Governor and legislators so afraid of that they need to censor us?

  • Apr 14, 2021
  • 4:27 PM

OPINION: US Economic Policies Have Turned Central American Countries Into Unsafe Prisons of Poverty

We can’t expect a corporate liberal media to expose the central role played by U.S. corporations, banks, the State and Defense Departments, Congress and successive Presidents in creating the conditions for what is happening at the U.S.-Mexico border.

  • Apr 14, 2021
  • 11:21 AM

Hablando del status

Latino Rebels Radio: 13 de abril de 2021

  • Apr 13, 2021
  • 11:45 PM

It’s All About the Status

Latino Rebels Radio: April 13, 2021

  • Apr 13, 2021
  • 11:38 PM

OPINION: Our Perennial Sin

In order for supremacy to work, “the other,” as academics remind us, have to be judged inferior and culturally invisible.

  • Apr 13, 2021
  • 5:57 PM

Ricardo Zúñiga: ‘An Economic Crisis in El Salvador Could Prompt a New Wave of Migration’

Ricardo Zúñiga has spent the past several days fielding the same question with diplomatic stoicism and a poker smile.

  • Apr 13, 2021
  • 12:29 PM

Biden Picks 2 Trump Critics for Border, Immigration Roles

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Monday nominated two critics of Trump-era immigration policies for key roles at the Department of Homeland Security.

  • Apr 13, 2021
  • 11:00 AM

Conservative Lasso Wins Ecuador Election

Conservative businessman Guillermo Lasso beat out leftist Andrés Araúz in presidential elections on Sunday and will be the next president of Ecuador.

  • Apr 12, 2021
  • 3:51 PM

GOP-Led States Lose Bid to Challenge Immigration Rule

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court in California refused Thursday to permit 14 states led by Republican governors to challenge the overturning of a Trump-era immigration rule affecting hundreds of thousands of people.

  • Apr 9, 2021
  • 5:38 PM

Ecuador, Peru to Elect Presidents Amid Strengthened Pandemic

LIMA, Peru (AP) — A surging coronavirus pandemic that has brought on new lockdown measures and exacerbated fatigue in Ecuador and Peru has left many voters generally indifferent to the names they will see on the ballots Sunday, when the neighboring South American nations are set to choose new presidents.

  • Apr 9, 2021
  • 4:35 PM

AP Sources: El Salvador President Snubs Visiting Biden Envoy

MIAMI (AP) — El Salvador’s President Nayib Bukele refused to meet with a visiting senior U.S. diplomat this week over what he sees as a pattern of slights from Democrats and the Biden administration, according to two aides of the Central American leader.

  • Apr 9, 2021
  • 8:40 AM

Breaking Up a Family

Latino Rebels Radio: April 8, 2021

  • Apr 8, 2021
  • 5:37 PM

Number of Kids Alone at Border Hits All-Time High in March

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government picked up nearly 19,000 children traveling alone across the Mexican border in March, authorities said Thursday, the largest monthly number ever recorded and a major test for President Joe Biden as he reverses many of his predecessor’s hardline immigration tactics.

  • Apr 8, 2021
  • 11:41 AM

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