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Moving Should Not Be an Obstacle to Good Health

The U.S. is home to more than 40 million immigrants. Many of them move for economic opportunity, and many face

We’re Missing 90 Percent of the Story

Over the past few months, the Dakota Access pipeline and the Standing Rock Sioux tribe that opposes this oil

Latinos Urged to Sign Up for Health Coverage

As the fourth open enrollment period under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) began this month, the National Council

Deep Rooted Concerns Among Children

At Lincoln High School in southwest Denver, Colorado, many students and teachers spent most of the school day

Report: Border Patrol Practices Cause Deaths, ...

The U.S. Border Patrol purposely drives migrants into remote desert areas, causing hundreds to get lost and disappear in 2015. That’s one finding in a new report by two Tucson-based immigrants’ rights groups. Researchers combed through reports made to the...
Posted On 07 Dec 2016

Send Letters to Santa By December 15

Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus — and the U.S. Postal Service can help you prove it when Santa replies to your child’s letter — complete with a North Pole postmark. Here are the steps for your child to …
Posted On 07 Dec 2016

‘We Know Apprenticeship Works’

As part of the Department of Labor’s continuing efforts to grow apprenticeship programs abroad, Secretary Tomas Pérez traveled to Argentina last week to meet with businesses, union leaders and government officials about the role apprenticeship can play in expanding opportunity...
Posted On 24 Nov 2016

Condolences for Castro Family, Cuban People

By President Barack Obama   At this time of Fidel Castro’s passing, we extend a hand of friendship to the Cuban people. We know that this moment fills Cubans – in Cuba and in the United States – with powerful …
Posted On 30 Nov 2016

Latinos on the Vanguard of the Climate Fight

When it comes to protecting our planet, the Latino community always shows up on the front line. And this is more necessary than ever now that Donald Trump is preparing an unprecedented offensive on the world’s climate progress.
In eight …

Posted On 07 Dec 2016

Our First National Park: More Precious Than Gold

“For the Benefit and Enjoyment of the People.” These are the words inscribed on the Roosevelt Arch, visited by millions who pass through the north entrance of Yellowstone National Park every year. President Theodore Roosevelt stood beside the arch in …

Posted On 30 Nov 2016

Use Your Power, Vote for Your Family’s Future

Tired of the negativity of this long, protracted political campaign? Keep reading. This may lift your spirit in these uncertain days.
Our community has a lot to be proud of, for instance, Sgt. Roy Benavídez, whose extraordinary act of heroism …

Posted On 27 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