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Ruben Salazar

Documentary Examines Life, Not Death, Of Ruben Salazar

AP | E.J. TAMARA | Posted 04.29.2014 | Latino Voices

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many people consider Mexican-American journalist Ruben Salazar a martyr of the Chicano Movement after he was struck by a tear gas...

What's Wrong With Today's Newspapers?

Lionel Rolfe | Posted 03.03.2014 | Media
Lionel Rolfe

Today's editorial peons slink and scurry about because they know the grim reapers from corporate are drawing up the next list of writers to "trim and prune" in their ever increasing drive for editorial "efficiency."

Commemorating The Chicano Moratorium March

VOXXI | Tony Castro | Posted 08.30.2013 | Latino Voices

The end of August in Los Angeles has historically been a time of sad recollections for Latinos, especially activists who remember a triumphant civil r...

Remembering A Pioneer Journalist

NBC Latino | Raul Reyes | Posted 08.29.2013 | Latino Voices

Today marks the anniversary of a seminal moment in the Latino civil rights movement. On August 29, 1970, Latinos marched in East Los Angeles to prote...

With the Passing Of Activist Harry Pachon, A Look At Other Latino Pioneers

Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

Harry Pachon, an acclaimed activist-scholar who focused on the political and educational aspects of the country's growing Latino community, died of lu...

We're Here and We're Not Leaving

Gabriel Lerner | Posted 11.22.2011 | Latino Voices
Gabriel Lerner

Latinos are united by common language, history and culture, as well as separated by vast differences. We come here from México to Ecuador. Our interests and needs differ from Los Angeles to New York. But we are here to stay.

Documents Unsealed In 1970 Killing Of LA Journalist Ruben Salazar

AP | THOMAS WATKINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — For many in the Latino community, the 1970 killing of Mexican-American journalist Ruben Salazar had the look of a political assass...