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Economic fights highlight wealth gap for Hispanics

NewsTaco November 14, 2016

*The bottom line is that wealth is power, to fund our own politics, culture and storytelling. VL By Rafael Bernal and Mike Lillis, The Hill (5.5 minute read)  Hispanics chasing the […]

In Trump’s Most Important County, a Surge of Hispanic Voters

NewsTaco November 7, 2016

If you’re Latina, congratulations, you start making equal money today

NewsTaco November 2, 2016

Why Hispanic homebuyers are key to the housing market’s recovery

NewsTaco October 18, 2016

*More proof that Latinos are key to the future of the nation’s economy. What’s needed? More jobs and “reformed housing policy.” VL By Hallie Busta, Construction Dive (2.5 minute read) […]

Latino unemployment rises to 6.0 in September

NewsTaco October 7, 2016

*You’ll hear reports that the employment picture in the U.S. is getting better, and it is, overall. But when you dive in to the Latino employment numbers, there’s another story. […]

The Mexican peso says Hillary Clinton won the first US presidential debate

NewsTaco September 27, 2016

*Looking for a different way to see who won last night’s debate? Check out the Mexican peso. VL By Eshe Nelson, Quartz (1.5 minute read) For the best polling on the […]

The ugly truth behind the palatero GoFundMe campaign

NewsTaco September 15, 2016

*The ugly truth is that Latino elderly are not prepared or retirement. VL By Jorge Rivas, Fusion (4 minute read)  Joel Cervantes Macias says he took this now-famous picture of […]