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DIECIOCHO Podcast – Tony Diaz, El Librotraficante on Arizona’s Mexican-American Studies Ban

Victor Landa July 18, 2017

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco  The trial to turn back a ban on Mexican-American studies in Arizona schools has entered its second week. This is the latest in a chain of […]

More Tan 500 Moms and Children Hold “Play-In” Protest on Capitol Hill

Victor Landa

Texas High Schoolers Rise Against Anti-Immigrant SB 4 Law

Victor Landa July 15, 2017

School Lunch Shaming: A ‘Hidden’ Type of Bullying for Latino Kids

Victor Landa July 11, 2017

*The story tell us that “Latino kids comprise about 1 in 4 of the kids participating in the National School Lunch Program.” That’s why this report is important. Read it, […]

Defunding women’s health clinics worsened Latina disparity in preventive care

Victor Landa July 10, 2017

*Ever since Texas and Wisconsin defunded abortion clinics, Latina preventive care has decreased. VL By Medical Express   (3.5 minute read)   Defunding women’s health clinics in Texas and Wisconsin […]

The Senate bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, explained

NewsTaco June 22, 2017

*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 […]

What is Health Equity and How Can We Achieve It?

NewsTaco June 20, 2017

*Everything is connected. Poverty is a health issue, education is a health issue. VL NewsTaco HEALTH TUESDAY By Eric Moreno, Salud Today (2.5 minute read)   Health equity can be […]