Texas leads 10 states in urging Trump to end DACA

Texas leads 10 states in urging Trump to end DACA

NewsTaco June 29, 2017

By Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune   Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and officials from nine other states on Thursday urged the Trump administration to end an Obama-era program that’s allowed hundreds of […]

Victims in Thousands of Potential Hate Crimes Never Notify Police


By Joe Sexton, ProPublica (3 minute read)   More than half of the people who said they were the victim of a hate crime in recent years did not report […]

Most Latino parents don’t want their children to get student loans


SPONSORED CONTENT By NewsTaco (2.5 minute read)   There’s a Latino education paradox that some researchers are having a hard time understanding. While many Latino parents in the U.S. are […]

New Census Data Show US Becoming More Diverse

NewsTaco June 22, 2017

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco (1.5 minue read)   This may be why the Caucasian voters at Trump rallies have become angry-white voters: The county is getting browner. At least, that’s […]

The Senate bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, explained


*Vox has a very good summary of the Republican Healthcare plan. I share it because I’m a fan of bullet points. But also because it goes on to a lengthier […]

The Literal Whitewashing of Chicago’s Latino Murals


*For some this is progress, for others it’s displacement. At a deeper level it’s erasing culture. VL NewsTaco CULTURE THURSDAY By Andrea Penman-Lomeli, Citylab (3.5 minute read)   Iconic images—of […]

Latinos could start to change Trump’s rural America

NewsTaco June 21, 2017

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco  (2 minute read) The disgruntled rural and small town voter has gotten a lot of attention since Trump was elected president. They’ve become the cautionary tale, […]