Food for thought for the thinking Latino

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco (3.5 minute read) At last count there are twelve Latino U.S....

*Why should read this: Because the list of Latino Congressmen who are skipping Trump’s...

  • *Why you should read this: Because the timing was perfect, Chapo was extradited on the last day of the Obama presidency. Because a Homeland Security Special Agent says there won’t be a tunnel to his bathroom. VL By Alan Feuer and William K. Rashbaum, The New York Times (4.5 minute read)  As heavily armed guards […]

  • By Victor Landa, NewsTaco (1 minute read)   I’ll keep this short because there’s no need to belabor something obvious. Give Trump a chance, has been the refrain from Donald Trump supporters to those who are critical of the 45th President. The surface-level implication is that Donald Trump hasn’t had a chance to prove himself […]

  • *Why you should read this: Because it’s a wonderful honor for a great baseball player. Because he now joins Johnny Bench as the only tow MLB catchers to be inducted into the Hall of Fame on the first ballot. VL By Jerry Crasnick, ESPN (2 minute read)  Ivan “Pudge” Rodriguez, Jeff Bagwell and Tim Raines were elected to […]

  • By Victor Landa, NewsTaco (2.5 minute read)   I’ve been joking this morning that Trump is set to announce sometime today that he’s picked former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue (seen in the picture above pointing to a map while then-Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar watches) to be his Ag Secretary. We’re not a game […]

  • *Why you should read this: Because the international movement to free Lopez Rivera has been growing for years. Because his sentence was considered excessive. Because he is the only FALN member still in prison. VL By Christopher Mele, New York Times (3 minute read)   President Obama on Tuesday commuted the sentence of a man […]