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13.1 Million Voters Continue To Be Ignored

As Latino voters prepare to head to the polls in less than two months, the National Association of Latino

History Repeats Itself

This year’s Dies y Seis de Septiembre should have special significance to Mexicana/o Chicana/o

Tribal Members Block Path of Dakota Pipeline

Thirty-eight activists were arrested in two states recently as protests against the $3.8 billion Dakota Access

Educators Call Attention to Racism in Textbooks

Augustin Loredo, a social studies teacher in Pasadena, TX, downloaded the pdf from the state education web site

Health Care For Millions of Floridians Hangs ...

As Floridians prepare to cast their ballots in November, a new analysis looks at the impact on health-care coverage in the state of a Trump versus a Clinton presidency. Republican nominee Donald Trump has said he would eliminate the Affordable …
Posted On 23 Sep 2016

You Are Paid To Run, Not To Think

There has been an amazing array of commentaries, pro and con, concerning the recent actions of Colin Kaepernick, the quarterback of the Santa Clara 49ers—oops, I meant the San Francisco 49ers (sorry, my subconscious mind took over). “To sit or …
Posted On 23 Sep 2016

Low Wage Workers, Moral Mondays Join Forces

On Monday, Rev. William Barber II’s Moral Mondays movement stormed the grounds of state capitols in 31 states, what he claims is the largest simultaneous protest of its kind in the country’s history. And low-wage workers who have been part …
Posted On 18 Sep 2016

International News

You Are Paid To Run, Not To Think

There has been an amazing array of commentaries, pro and con, concerning the recent actions of Colin Kaepernick, the quarterback of the Santa Clara 49ers—oops, I meant the San Francisco 49ers (sorry, my subconscious mind took over). “To sit or …
Posted On 23 Sep 2016

Getting to Know José González, Founder of Latino Outdoors

José González is an experienced educator and the founder of Latino Outdoors, a Latino-led organization working to create a national community of leaders in conservation and outdoor education.

How was Latino Outdoors born and what is its purpose?...

Posted On 18 Sep 2016

What Kind Of World Do We Live In?

One hundred and fifty three years ago my great-great-grandmother Nape Hote Win (Mary Big Moccasin) survived the bloodiest conflict between the Sioux Nations and the U.S. Army ever on North Dakota soil. An estimated 300 to 400 of our people …

Posted On 09 Sep 2016

Community Groups Challenge EPA Lead Standards

A coalition of national and regional groups across the country are suing the United States Environmental Protection Agency for failing to update standards that protect families against neurotoxic lead-based paint and lead dust.

The “unreasonable delay” lawsuit, filed...

Posted On 02 Sep 2016

Willful Ignorance Serves No One

If we needed a reminder of the importance of taking climate change seriously, the floods in Louisiana are providing a big one on a daily basis. When it comes to the big environmental issues, our country’s polarization is historically unusual, …

Posted On 27 Aug 2016