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‘This Is Not Something We Can Ignore’

In an impassioned and personal speech in New Hampshire last week, First Lady Michelle Obama ripped into the

Voter Registration Deadlines Approaching

As the United States commemorated National Voter Registration Day, the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) is

‘This Pesticide Causes Needless Harm’

“Farmworkers are simply seeking what others have in this country—a safe workplace. Nothing more, nothing less,”

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

¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving! 10th Year ...

This Saturday, October 22, 2016, the National Alliance for Hispanic Health and the Concilio Latino de Salud present the 10th Annual ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get Moving! Phoenix at Isaac Middle School. The event promotes Hispanic family physical activity …
Posted On 20 Oct 2016

Criminal Charges Filed Against Arizona’s Arpaio

Over the decades, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his deputies have pulled over and arrested countless numbers of suspected undocumented immigrants and Latinos in Arizona, as a way to enforce federal immigration law. His department has been accused of …
Posted On 20 Oct 2016

Prison Labor is Slavery, Just by Another Name

Right now there’s a national movement mobilizing to raise the federal minimum wage to a living wage of $15 an hour. But imagine if instead of earning even that much, you could only earn a few cents an hour. If …
Posted On 20 Oct 2016

Six Months Without Berta, Without Justice

Six months after the murder of Berta Caceres, far from forgetting, people throughout the world demanded justice and vowed to continue her organizing work in defense of land and territory locally, regionally and internationally. Berta’s work focused on the defense...
Posted On 01 Oct 2016

Commemorating Latino Environmental Contributions

In commemoration of Hispanic Heritage Month, GreenLatinos and the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) Action Fund highlight the contributions of Latinos to environmental and conservation leadership, and reiterating their call for strong action to address climate...

Posted On 01 Oct 2016

They Want to Deny Us a Clean, Bright Future

Your future and that of your family is on trial at a court in Washington, DC. Currently, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit is hearing oral arguments about the Clean Power Plan (CPP), the country’s …

Posted On 01 Oct 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 15 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