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*Why you should read this: Because while our short attention span is distracted by...

*Why you should read this: Because it illustrates two things, one, that U.S Latinos...

  • *Why you should read this: Because while our short attention span is distracted by Tweets and such, Trump’s border wall is moving forward. Because some of the family landowners along the U.S.-Mexico border have owned their property since the original Spanish land grants. VL By  Melissa del Bosque, Texas Observer (3.5 minute read)   The […]

  • *Why you should read this: Because this is huge! Because this could represent a crack in the GOP gerrymendered stronghold in staunch-red Texas. Because it may be the path to topple gerrymandered power structures in other states. VL By Mark Richardson, Public News Service (2 minute read)    SAN ANTONIO, Texas – A group of plaintiffs […]

  • *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 […]

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  • *Why you should read this: Because this is huge! Because this could represent a crack in the GOP gerrymendered stronghold in staunch-red Texas. Because it may be the path to topple gerrymandered power structures in other states. VL By Mark...

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