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New National Poll Shows Biden, Sanders, O’Rourke, and Castro Ahead With Latino Voters in Lead Up to 2020

Findings show race for democratic presidential nomination is wide open, with many candidates relatively unknown among Latino electorate.

  • Apr 17, 2019
  • 11:08 am

Columbia University Latinx Students Circulate Petition to Change ‘Raza Grad’ Ceremony

Raza Grad is one of several events organized by the Ivy League university, outside of the general graduation.

  • Apr 16, 2019
  • 11:40 pm

Franco’s Invisible Legacy: Books Across the Hispanic World Are Still Scarred by His Censorship

To this day, translations of many world classics and works of Spanish literature are being reprinted using expurgated texts approved by the dictator’s censors—often without publishers even realizing it, let alone readers.

  • Apr 16, 2019
  • 2:47 pm

30 Bodies Discovered in Clandestine Grave in Mexico

A volunteer search group, Guerreras Buscadoras, was accompanied by state forensic experts to investigate the site.

  • Apr 16, 2019
  • 1:46 pm

How Hispanics Really Feel About Trump

As researchers who regularly examine public opinion, we know it’s a stretch to conclude that half of Hispanics approve of Trump, let alone suggest that a majority back his proposed immigration policies.

  • Apr 16, 2019
  • 10:48 am

Why Are More People Not Outraged About How Bernie Sanders Frames His Views on Immigrants?

The “othering” of a community is a bipartisan thing.

  • Apr 15, 2019
  • 5:20 pm

For Carmen Yulín Cruz, the First Election Hurdle Is the Steepest

Trump’s odiousness towards Puerto Rico could prove to be the mallet that will crack open the party and the gift that keeps on giving for the San Juan mayor.

  • Apr 15, 2019
  • 3:50 pm

Pence Visits Nogales, Local Elected Officials Not Invited

The visit proved to be more of a Border Patrol immigration rally than an actual visit to the border town.

  • Apr 15, 2019
  • 12:27 pm

Protesters in Colombia Regroup After Deal, Without Presidential Meeting

The latest RadioLAND podcast episode.

  • Apr 15, 2019
  • 11:49 am

Erasing ‘Chicano?’

Latino Rebels Radio: April 14, 2019

  • Apr 14, 2019
  • 2:33 pm

Europe’s Refugee Crisis Explains Why Border Walls Don’t Stop Migration

As my doctoral research into Europe’s 2015-2016 refugee crisis shows, stricter border control doesn’t stop migration. Often, it makes it more dangerous.

  • Apr 13, 2019
  • 11:15 am

After Assange Arrest in London, Ecuador’s Moreno Calls Him a ‘Spoiled Brat’

President Lenín Moreno accused Assange of violating the terms of his asylum.

  • Apr 12, 2019
  • 2:14 pm

Mexico’s #MeToo (PODCAST)

How is the movement growing?

  • Apr 12, 2019
  • 1:27 pm

This Small Mexican Border Town Prizes Its Human and Environmental Links With the US

A local vision for the border that is strikingly different from the prevailing U.S. view.

  • Apr 12, 2019
  • 9:19 am

Principal at Austin Elementary School Removed After Accusations of Anti-Immigrant Bias

Gabriela Soto’s attitude allegedly fostered and condoned acts of animosity toward undocumented families.

  • Apr 11, 2019
  • 2:54 pm

Red Cross Secures Access to Venezuelan Prisons

The International Committee of the Red Cross secured access to Venezuela’s prisons yesterday. (Photo by Michael Dawes/Flickr)

  • Apr 11, 2019
  • 1:03 pm

Breaking the Silence: A Futuro Media Community Podcast Lab Production

Latino Rebels Radio: April 11, 2019

  • Apr 11, 2019
  • 11:18 am