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Bigotry Hits US-Born Latino Teens Harder than Immigrant Teens

Daniel Cubias | Posted 05.18.2015 | Latino Voices
Daniel Cubias

If it sucks to be an adolescent, it sucks more to be an immigrant teenager in a new country. Take all the angst that faces every teen, then add language barriers, cultural confusion, discrimination, and general discombobulation. It's not pretty, is it?

Why I'm Rooting for the U.S. Soccer Team

Cristina Lopez G. | Posted 08.30.2014 | Latino Voices
Cristina Lopez G.

I root for the U.S. because many of its people (if not its government) have embraced me and others like me, letting us interweave into their communities. And maybe we believe the "we" while chanting, "I believe that we will win!" because the U.S. soccer team is a visual reflection of the audience cheering for them.

"Take Our Country Back"? Think Again.

Rick Horowitz | Posted 08.29.2013 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Those immigrants -- then and now....

Who Surpasses Hispanics As Biggest Immigrant Wave To U.S.?

VOXXI | Juliana Barrera | Posted 06.15.2013 | Latino Voices

A new study has found that the U.S. has seen a higher level of Asian immigration to the country than immigration of Hispanics; perhaps revealing a fut...

In Sheep's Clothing: When Prejudice Hijacks Research to Justify Racist Policy

Dante Pérez | Posted 07.24.2013 | College
Dante Pérez

Academic discourse is vital to our success in navigating public policy. But credible academic discourse requires research that informs the outcomes of policy, not policy preferences that shape the outcome of research.

California 'Bucks The Trend' With New Immigration Laws

Posted 12.13.2011 | Latino Voices

California has enacted several laws that benefit immigrants regardless of their legal status, including measures that open state funded scholarships t...

(PHOTOS) A Look At Where The U.S. Hispanic Population Resides

Posted 10.10.2011 | Latino Voices

Hispanics remain the most geographically dispersed of all U.S. ethnic groups, and several sub-groups have experienced massive population growth over t...