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Hillary Is Right; Trump's Comments Are Horrifying

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 10.21.2016 | Politics
Peter D. Rosenstein

What Trump's campaign has shown us is how much work we as a nation face to educate our own people to understand the diversity in the United States is a positive thing and a part of what makes us so great.

Is Program Integrity Just Code for Anti-Immigrant?

NCLR Action Fund | Posted 02.08.2017 | Latino Voices
NCLR Action Fund

The term "program integrity" has recently come into vogue to address the alleged rampant exploitation of the government's assistance. It has become clear, however, that when lawmakers discuss "program integrity," these are really just terms of art to justify denying immigrants access to federal programs.

Estimating the Hate Vote 2016

Algernon Austin | Posted 11.01.2016 | Politics
Algernon Austin

My analysis supports the view of the Republican Party as being a less tolerant party. Members of the Republican Party express more negative feelings and more animosity toward America's minority groups.

9 Outrageous Things Donald Trump Has Said About Latinos

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 11.09.2016 | Latino Voices

Donald Trump’s affront to the Latino community reached new heights last week after Mexican-American journalist Jorge Ramos was forcibly removed from...

Myths About Latino/as From the Racist Lady at IHOP

Marisel Moreno | Posted 08.04.2016 | Latino Voices
Marisel Moreno

Let's take a look at some of the misinformed statements that the woman at IHOP makes and see the key stereotypes and misconceptions about U.S. Latinos/as that they reveal.

Hispanics Will 'Unmake' America In Immigration Hardliner's Doomsday Vision

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

Hispanics will “unmake” America by creating a one-party state governing on behalf of a permanent underclass if immigration reform passes, accordin...

Racial Bias In A California City's At-Large Electoral System?

The Los Angeles Times | Ann Simmons | Posted 02.20.2013 | Latino Voices

Latinos and African Americans make up about two-thirds of the population of Palmdale. But since the city's incorporation in August 1962, not a single ...

Opponents Of Anti-Immigration Laws In Georgia Find Unlikely Ally In Republican Mayor

The Huffington Post | Trymaine Lee | Posted 03.01.2012 | Latino Voices

Those fighting against Georgia’s expanding anti-immigration laws have gained an unlikely comrade in the Republican mayor of a small town in the sout...

FBI Reports Dramatic Spike in Anti-Muslim Hate Violence

Mark Potok | Posted 01.14.2012 | Crime
Mark Potok

It's not provable precisely how hateful rhetoric from public figures drives criminal violence. But anecdotal evidence suggests the link is a tight one.

Anti-Latino Hate Crimes Surge | Posted 10.12.2011 | Latino Voices

The number of anti-Latino hate crimes surged statewide in 2010, according to a state attorney general's office report. There were 119 anti-Hispanic...

Has Anti-Latino Sentiment Peaked?

Daniel Cubias | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Cubias

Virgil Peck's feeble attempt at humor lines up with the more overt shrieking of those conservatives who are terrified of Latinos, immigrants, undocumented people, or all three. They know that their mindset, once the default setting for the nation, is fading away.

Immigration Insider | 3 Weeks Out: Vitter Race Baiting, Dobbs Pulls a Whitman, Latino Vote in Flux

Frank Sharry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Sharry

Angle and Vitter pull out all the stops with race-baiting immigration ads. Dobbs pulls a Whitman. Fiorina hits Boxer for voting against immigration reform that Fiorina opposes. Politicos wonder: Will Latino voters turn out?

Hatred, Hatred, and More Hatred of Latinos Spilling Across the Country

Esther J. Cepeda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Esther J. Cepeda

Hatred is, in fact, boiling over in the U.S. against anyone who does not seem to be from this country -- regardless of whether they are U.S. born or illegal immigrants.

The Latino 11th Commandment: Thou Shall Not Criticize the "Leaders"

Fernando Espuelas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Fernando Espuelas

The Latino activist community has by any objective standard failed in its stated mission of achieving immigration reform.

Forget Kansas. What's the Matter With Arizona?

Marjorie Valbrun | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Marjorie Valbrun

As events have unfolded in Arizona, transforming its image from boring border state to ground zero in the increasingly volatile debate over illegal im...