Stories tagged: "latino community"


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This Is Víctor Vázquez: the Puerto Rican Who Aims to Improve Miami Springs

The Miami Dade College professor obtained 70% of the votes in a recent nonpartisan election, winning the Miami Springs City Council, Group 4 seat.

Meet Nellie Gorbea: The Boricua that Keeps Making History in Rhode Island

Being a Latina in a sea of white political power doesn’t deter this native Puerto Rican. ¡Al contrario! It has inspired her to work harder for inclusion.

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Argentine Soccer Legend Diego Maradona Dies at 60

The soccer legend died two weeks after being released from a Buenos Aires hospital following brain surgery.

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Latino Leaders to Biden: We Need Representation in Your Cabinet

"Hispanics are close to 20% of Americans, but we have never been equitably represented in the Cabinet or other appointments,” Latino group says.

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Sen. Kamala Harris and Rep. Mucarsel-Powell Plan Big Boost for Latinos in South Florida

The Democratic vice presidential candidate and the Florida representative launch “Nuestros Negocios, Nuestro Futuro.”

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Bethzaida Olivera Is a Former Republican Fed Up With Racism. Here’s What She Wants People to Know

The Puerto Rican paralegal has witnessed many injustices against Hispanic communities. She left the Republican party, even before Trump, for many reasons.

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Inside Mijente’s Plan to Register Latinos to Vote — And Boot Trump From the White House

A Latino grassroots organization is going full-force with their fight to vote out President Donald Trump in the upcoming election.