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Undocumented Immigrants Forgotten In Hurricane Sandy Aftermath

Undocumented Immigrants Forgotten In Hurricane Sandy Aftermath

11.21.2012
Emma Bedals, an undocumented immigrant in Staten Island, feels the government has forgotten her in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
Univision Creates Immigration Archive

Univision Creates Immigration Archive

11.16.2012
NEW YORK — The Spanish-language media company Univision and one of its top advertisers are encouraging Hispanics to share their stories...
Undocumented Student Finds Opportunity For Citizenship In Dark Past

Undocumented Student Finds Opportunity For Citizenship In Dark Past

11. 5.2012
NEW YORK -- Angy Rivera glided through the airport as though she owned it, giddy with excitement at her brave new world. Then she saw...
10 Latin Art Events To Catch This Fall

10 Latin Art Events To Catch This Fall

10.26.2012
As Hispanic Heritage month comes to a close this year, we would like to remind art admirers in the US that the celebration of Latin American...
Virtually NO Latino Journalists Write Top Immigration Stories

Virtually NO Latino Journalists Write Top Immigration Stories

Roque Planas  10.25.2012
Ever wonder why the news media often fails to reflect Latino perspectives on immigration and other issues? Maybe it’s because Hispanics...
Pulitzer Prize Board Adds Two Latinas

Pulitzer Prize Board Adds Two Latinas

Roque Planas  10.25.2012
The Pulitzer Prize board has picked two Latinas to join its ranks. Miami Herald Executive Editor Aminda Marqués and playwright Quiara...
Undocumented Lawyer? Cesar Vargas Applies For New York Bar Admission

Undocumented Lawyer? Cesar Vargas Applies For New York Bar Admission

Roque Planas  10.23.2012
Cesar Vargas filed an application to practice law Monday in New York, forcing the state to become at least the third to consider allowing...
Beer Boom Hints At Latino Economic Recovery

Beer Boom Hints At Latino Economic Recovery

Roque Planas  10.22.2012
Unemployment for Latinos remains stubbornly high, but Hispanics are expressing confidence in the economy by dropping more money -- on beer....
In Colombia, Capital's Mayor Invites Residents To Come Out Of The Closet

In Colombia, Capital's Mayor Invites Residents To Come Out Of The Closet

Carolina Moreno  10.12.2012
The Mayor of Colombia’s capital wants residents to come out of the closet. To help fight discrimination against the LGBT community,...
WATCH: Demi Lovato, Wilmer Valderrama Star In 'The Enforcers' PSA

WATCH: Demi Lovato, Wilmer Valderrama Star In 'The Enforcers' PSA

Carolina Moreno  10. 9.2012
If you aren’t registered to vote, you might want to watch your back. Voto Latino, a non-partisan organization, has unleashed “The...
Latino and Black Unemployment Decline to Multi-Year Lows

Latino and Black Unemployment Decline to Multi-Year Lows

10. 5.2012
While Friday's news that the overall unemployment rate dropped to 7.8 percent generated headlines and unfounded conservative allegations...
Latino Unemployment Falls Lowest Rate Since 2008

Latino Unemployment Falls Lowest Rate Since 2008

10. 5.2012
The U.S. unemployment rate for Latinos fell to 9.9 percent in September, the lowest jobless rate in nearly four years, and the lowest level...
LOOK: The 7 Books Banned From Tucson Classrooms

LOOK: The 7 Books Banned From Tucson Classrooms

Roque Planas  10. 5.2012
It’s Banned Books Week -- which is a great time to remember that Tucson Unified School District in Arizona still won’t allow seven...
Health Varies Among Latino Subgroups, Study Says

Health Varies Among Latino Subgroups, Study Says

Carolina Moreno  10. 4.2012
Heritage may be universal within the Hispanic community, but it seems health isn’t. According to two recently published twin studies...