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Latino Climate Politics, or Seeing God’s wrath in the hurricanes

Victor Landa September 21, 2017

Hurricane Harvey left fear, uncertainty and ruin in its wake. The Category 4 storm left some people questioning what could come next, to which Mother Nature quickly responded with another hurricane: Irma. […]

Top Trump Latino Slurs

Victor Landa September 13, 2017

Trump DACA Decision Aimed at Fear of a Brown Electorate

Victor Landa September 8, 2017

Here’s What You Can do to Support DACA

Victor Landa September 5, 2017

Eight-hundred-thousand DREAMers are in a free fall, for the moment. As of today, the US Congress has 6 months to legislate a fix for their situation – just as it […]

Study Shows the Racial Gap with Latinos and Drug Sentencing

Victor Landa August 25, 2017

  It’s no secret there are ethnic and racial disparities in the U.S. prison system. A study recently examined the large gap concerning drug sentencing in American prisons. The research, published by Recovery, […]

Trump leaning toward ending DACA program

Victor Landa

  President Donald Trump is leaning toward ending DACA, a U.S. immigration policy the Obama administration started for undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States as children, according to multiple sources. The […]

Federal judge tosses new Texas voter ID law; state plans to appeal

Victor Landa August 24, 2017

  A federal judge has tossed out a new law softening Texas’ strict voter ID requirements. U.S. District Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos on Wednesday ruled that Senate Bill 5, signed […]