Post Tagged with: "Latinos"

Mott Haven residents use their voice and art to tell their stories
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Mott Haven residents use their voice and art to tell their stories

Neighborhood women,street vendors, chefs, activists, teamed up with art collectives to trace their journeys to Mott Haven, their home.

Healthy eating in the South Bronx
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Healthy eating in the South Bronx

The South Bronx has been dubbed a “food desert,” and three groups are attempting to change that stereotype, but face a battle when even well-laid plans collide with real life.

East Harlem businesses preserve culture through Mexican Independence Day festival
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East Harlem businesses preserve culture through Mexican Independence Day festival

Like the business owners around him, Cano celebrates Mexican Independence day as a means of staying connected to his culture.

Bushwick’s Dispossessed Latino Community
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Bushwick’s Dispossessed Latino Community

Members of Make The Road NY sing songs, share meals, and learn about their rights. Above is Angel Vera, of Make The Road NY. Photo by Neil Giardino. It seems fitting that a teenage political activist in Ecuador would one day work with a social justice organization in the largest Hispanic city in the US. Gladys Puglla has been a […]

Midterm elections bring fear to the undocumented
Midterm Elections 2014 / Politics

Midterm elections bring fear to the undocumented

Undocumented immigrants understand that midterm elections can be even more important than the presidential election.

El Taller Latino-Americano faces eviction
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El Taller Latino-Americano faces eviction

With rising rents, the cultural center is about to be driven out of the area.

A catch-22 for evangelical Latino voters
Election 2012 / Politics

A catch-22 for evangelical Latino voters

Latino evangelicals make up 16 percent of all Latino registered voters, a group that now constitutes 11 percent of the national electorate.

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GOP Primary: “DREAMers” mobilize Latino vote

Latinos launched “Su Voz, Mi Voto” campaign to get voters to the polls.

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Philadelphia Life: The Golden Block fights to revitalize in the face of urban ills

Amanda Plasencia report’s from Philadelphia’s “El Bloque de Oro” a Latino community that faces stiff economic pressures and battles the ills of drug addiction and high levels of crime.

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The Border Project: Latinos against illegal immigration

Not all Latinos support illegal immigration. Amanda Van Allen reports from Nogales and Tempe, Arizona.