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Carlos Garcia

Jailbreak By Popsicle Sticks

AP | Posted 08.29.2012 | Weird News

HOBBS, N.M. -- New Mexico corrections officers say an inmate escaped his jail cell by breaking a window bar with a razor blade and a Popsicle stick bu...

Undocumented Immigrant Fights For Right To Become A Lawyer

Aaron Sankin | Posted 08.22.2012 | San Francisco

Sergio Garcia is the living embodiment of the American dream. He worked hard in school, put himself through college and Cal Northern School of Law...

Arizona's "Barrio Defense" Rises for SCOTUS Decision on SB 1070

Jeff Biggers | Posted 08.18.2012 | Politics
Jeff Biggers

With defiant Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer growing more emboldened as the Supreme Court readies to unveil its ruling on the state's SB 1070 "papers, please" immigration law, Arizona human rights group Puente are bolstering their Barrio Defense Committees.

At Supreme Court, Arizona Leaves Affected Voices at Home: Q & A With Carlos Garcia, Puente Human Rights Advocate

Jeff Biggers | Posted 04.24.2012 | Politics
Jeff Biggers

"Life in Arizona for undocumented immigrants since SB 1070 passed is a combination of basic survival under a climate of hate and inspiring organizing that will one day turn hate to love."

Joy Resmovits

San Francisco Joins Other California Districts In Suffering Massive Education Funding Cuts

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 09.19.2011 | San Francisco

Almost a month after its passage, school districts across California are still trying to make sense of -- and fight against -- an education budget tha...

Teacher Fights Suspension and $15,000 Fine For Allegedly Cursing In Class

AP | CRISTIAN SALAZAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

NEW YORK — It can be tossed off almost harmlessly like "damn" or dropped like an F-bomb. On the streets of New York's diverse Spanish-speaking ...