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Immigration Is Down, but the Latino Population Is Still Surging

Daniel Cubias | Posted 07.07.2014 | Latino Voices
Daniel Cubias

Not so long ago, life was easy for xenophobes. But as the Latino population grows at a faster rate than the immigrant population, Hispanics are now more likely to be born and raised in America, as full-blooded American citizens.

2014 Outstanding Women of New York

Adriana Aristizábal | Posted 06.24.2014 | Latino Voices
Adriana Aristizábal

Today, I want to introduce you to a group of Latina women who are doing extraordinary work on behalf of the Hispanic community -- a community that represents 18.2 percent of the total population of the state of New York.

Hispanics Will Change the Business of Healthcare

Glenn Llopis | Posted 02.16.2014 | Latino Voices
Glenn Llopis

We need to move away from seeing Hispanics as a deficit model, to understanding that Hispanics are a benefit, not only in healthcare, but across all industries.

LOOK: Mapping The 22 Nationalities Of The Latino Population

Posted 10.18.2013 | Latino Voices

While the Latino identity may be hard to define, it seems the nearly two dozen nationalities that compose this ambiguous ethnicity do share some commo...

22 Stats That Prove Latinos Are Taking Over

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.23.2013 | Latino Voices

The strength of the Hispanic population can be felt everywhere these days. From the box office to the polls, the Latino community has demonstrated its...

Bridging the 'Opportunity Gap': Ensuring Pathways to Quality Education for All Children

Laysha Ward | Posted 11.04.2013 | Latino Voices
Laysha Ward

Today's school-age Latinos are tomorrow's workforce, innovators, scientists, doctors, customers, teachers, and business and community leaders. Our future is their future.

The Demographic Trend That's Transforming The South

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.23.2013 | Latino Voices

The Latino population is booming across the United States -- and nowhere more so than in the South. All but one of the top 10 states with the fast...

10 Latino Things Your Kids Will Do

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.25.2013 | Latino Voices

The United States is changing. Latinos will soon outnumber Anglos in California. Politicians and pundits who once did their best to stand in the way o...

Five New Year's Resolutions for Latinos in 2013

Ernesto Sosa | Posted 03.13.2013 | Latino Voices
Ernesto Sosa

The Latino vote that reelected Barack Obama two months ago sent a clear message to not only politicians, but also to the government and a business community that still struggles to accept that the demographic in this country changed.

Latino Birthrate Hits New Low

Voxxi | Tony Castro | Posted 12.03.2012 | Latino Voices

For years, the Edward Roybal Comprehensive Health Center in the heart of one of the country’s largest communities of Mexican immigrants in East Los ...

WATCH: Demography Is Destiny

The Huffington Post | Miguel Ferrer | Posted 08.01.2012 | Latino Voices

Sometimes pictures -- moving pictures -- really say a thousand words. In these days of heated political rhetoric that mostly seems to divide the c...

Census Data Indicates Shifting Latino Population In Major Cities And Rural Towns

Posted 05.16.2012 | Latino Voices

While Dominicans left New York City over the past decade, Mexicans took their place, new population data released by the NYC Department of City Planni...

Latino Growth Rate Is Decreasing

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 07.28.2014 | Latino Voices

Nearly a year after the U.S. Census Bureau announced a surge in the Hispanic population, making it the largest minority group, a new analysis holds th...

Latino Birth Rate Drops

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.23.2011 | Latino Voices

In states hardest hit by the economic crisis, Hispanics are experiencing a sharp drop in birth rates, according to the latest from the U.S. Census Bur...

The Hispanic Community Has Many Voices: Are Our Leaders Listening?

Miguel Ferrer | Posted 12.23.2011 | Latino Voices
Miguel Ferrer

There is no "one" Hispanic voice; there are many and they are aggressively expressing this multi-varied identity via online networks. The notion of a monolithic Hispanic "voting block" is obsolete and irrelevant.

Sam Stein

A 'Huge Weapon' For Obama? | Sam Stein | Posted 07.31.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The biggest political story over the past week didn't involve a bus tour, sordid tweets sent from a congressman's account or even the po...

Hispanics, the Military and Providing Support

Miguel Ferrer | Posted 07.27.2011 | Politics
Miguel Ferrer

Only one percent of Americans are fighting our wars. We need 100 percent of Americans to get behind them and offer support.

A Nation In Transformation: America's Evolution To A Multicultural Nation

AOL Noticias | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

On April 1st, U.S. Census Director Robert Groves will officially announce the results of the 2010 Census. But the social, economic and cultural ramif...

Lucia Graves

Poll Finds Latino Voters Have 'Widely Negative' Views Of GOP | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A recent poll out of California found an uphill battle for Republicans hoping to make inroads with Latinos, the largest and fastest grow...

Latinos and the Census: A $1 Trillion Business Game-Changer.

Roberto Ramos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Roberto Ramos

Politicians should not be the only ones addressing this demographic game-changer, so should companies looking for growth opportunities.

How Many Mexicans Live In Alaska?

Pablo Manriquez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Pablo Manriquez

The American voter -- and in particular, the Hispanic-American voter -- should demand that Sarah Palin articulate her position on immigration policy, and on any other policies she has thus far failed to address.