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  • *Why you should read this: Because there’s political energy growing in the Latino communities. Because young Latinos are stepping-up to make their voices heard and of the work og organizing. VL By Jose Rodriguez, Jolt/NewsTaco (3.5 minute read)   Last November, I voted for the first time. I’m 23, and while I was old enough to […]

  • *Why you should read this: Because it illustrates two things, one, that U.S Latinos are coming together to support the immigrants in their communities; and two, that even in the “boonies,” as one young Tennessee Latino organizer put it, the Latino community is growing. VL By Ariana Maia Sawyer, The Tennessan (4 minute read)   Neighborhoods […]

  • By Victor Landa, NewsTaco (3 minute read)   I’m struck with the power that reporters and politicos have to frame issues. I’ve read today several accounts of the same story, and I’ll reference the Baltimore Sun because the story in question is from that city: Rape at Rockville High gets drawn into immigration debate Here’s […]

  • *Why you should read this: Because this case had slipped into the background after an almost two-year criminal investigation. Because Menendez, one of two Latino U.S. Senators, had been fighting 14 felony charges related to favors allegedly done in exchange for political contributions and gifts. Because now, it seems, there’s nothing he can do to avoid […]

  • *Why you should read this: Because . .  . smh. This has got to stop. VL By Jorge Rivas, Fusion (5 minute read). LOS ANGELES—It took 13-year-old Fatima Avelica exactly six hours and 48 minutes to run all 26.2 miles of the Los Angeles Marathon on Sunday. She didn’t struggle until mile 18. She says what […]

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  • *Why you should read this: Because there’s political energy growing in the Latino communities. Because young Latinos are stepping-up to make their voices heard and of the work og organizing. VL By Jose Rodriguez, Jolt/NewsTaco (3.5 minute read)   Last...

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