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Iran Deal Is Important For Latino Families

Arturo Carmona | Posted 09.10.2015 | Latino Voices
Arturo Carmona

America's leadership is best displayed when we strive to live up to our values as a nation. The values of opportunity, democracy and hard work are what drew so many Latinos to this country. The nuclear deal with Iran is one small part of making those values a reality.

The Father My Mother Was To Me

Harry Franqui-Rivera, Ph.D. | Posted 06.15.2016 | Latino Voices
Harry Franqui-Rivera, Ph.D.

For many years after my children were born, I feared becoming "him," my biological father. I focused on not being "him" and while doing it, I ignored the obvious -- that I did have a great father figure in my childhood.

Modern Latina Moms Take On The World

VOXXI | Laura Carbonell | Posted 05.08.2013 | Latino Voices

The modern Latina mom just added more chores to her already crammed to do list! I always ask: “How do you do it?” I have no kids and I can barely ...

Austerity Isn't the Solution, Economic Growth Is

Janis Bowdler | Posted 04.03.2013 | Latino Voices
Janis Bowdler

This is good news for Latino families. However, like all compromises, the deal leaves something to be desired. The fight to protect the interest of Hispanic workers, students, and households is not over.

Latinos at the Center of a Multicultural Society

Carlos Macías | Posted 03.10.2013 | Latino Voices
Carlos Macías

Water by the Spoonful is an honest reflection of who we are as part of the American society ensemble. You will laugh, ponder and hopefully learn that Latino families are multicultural, multifaceted and as fragile as any other nucleus.

INSPIRING: Father Invents App To Talk To Son, Helps People All Over The World (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Samreen Hooda | Posted 09.23.2012 | Latino Voices

According to a Kaiser Family Foundation research on Medicaid (PDF), the reasons immigrant families have poor access to technological advancements in h...

Latino Poverty Falls Slighty, Some Adults Climb Out While Millions of Children Remain

The Huffington Post | Janell Ross | Posted 09.21.2012 | Latino Voices

Little in the nation’s annual tabulation of disadvantage released by the Census Bureau last week can be described as encouraging. But, there was one...

Gabriel Lerner

WATCH: Gay Siblings Tell Of Coming Out To Their Traditional Latino Family | Gabriel Lerner | Posted 03.25.2012 | Latino Voices

It is natural for parents to daydream about their children's future and to worry about the things which may cause misery or harm to them. In many Hisp...

Survey: Latinos Have More Liberal Views On Abortion

The Huffington Post | Laura Steiner | Posted 01.27.2012 | Latino Voices

A majority of Latino voters -- 74 percent -- agree that a woman has a right to make her own personal decisions about abortion without the interference...

More Than Two Years into the Foreclosure Crisis, Homeowners Are Faced With the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Janis Bowdler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Janis Bowdler

In his State of the Union address, President Obama said, "It's time to get serious about fixing the problems that are hampering our growth. One place...

Latino Families' Fight for Banking Reform

Janet Murguía | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Janet Murguía

One of the most devastating consequences of today's economic turmoil is the large-scale loss of nearly a generation of wealth among Latino homeowners.