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Latinos Are Still Making History

We have entered 2016 and Latinos are still making history around the U.S. Here are some of the stories I have found around the web: Woodcliff Lake [New Jersey] installs first mayor of Latino descent Willie Rosas sworn in as first Latino mayor in NYS Lambda prepares for first Latino Graduation Congratulations to all Latinos whose […]

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On This Three Kings Day, It Is Time to #FreeOscarLópez

Originally published on Latino Rebels: As we watch the Oregon standoff unfold, I can’t help but wonder (and theorize) why the U.S. government has not stepped in and taken action. The so-called “militiamen” have taken over a federal building, an act the media has taken lightly and have yet to even consider the possible federal […]

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Mexico Culture & Pride – México Cultura y Orgullo – Frida Inspired Exhibit

Mexico Culture & Pride  is “a group of Mexican artists and curators working together with the purpose of promoting culture and high level products made by artisans in a fair-trade environment, underscoring the importance of customs and traditions as sources of inspiration for our own contemporary artwork.” Please visit their crowfunding site for more details on the “Through Frida’s […]

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Supporting Latino Startups: Julio’s Café Presto

We’re always on the lookout for Latino entrepreneurs in our area so when we saw  Julio Leiva and Jennifer Arellano, from Cafe Presto at the local farmer’s market earlier today brewing freshly pressed Nicaraguan style coffee we had to give it a try. As we placed our order of cafe con leche and hot waffles with […]

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Martha E. Bernal: First Latina to earn a PhD in Psychology in the U.S.

Born in San Antonio, Texas to Mexican parents who migrated to the United States, Martha Bernal lived in a time of racial segregation. While attending school she was subject to racial discrimination and sexism, yet Martha still achieved her goals of furthering her education and contributed tremendously to the community. After high school, Doctor Martha […]

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Millie & The Lords Movie Screening at Queens World Festival

Sí Se Puede Productions is happy to announce its first feature film Millie and the Lords to be screened at the Queens World Film Festival on Thursday, March 19th at 6 pm Secret Theater. “Press Pass” “My hope in creating this film was that the legacy of the Young Lords would be honored and celebrated, and also that […]

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Pa’lante Joins Walk for Autism at Metlife Stadium

Did you know that from 2002 to 2008 the biggest increase in autism diagnosis was noted among Hispanic children, non-Hispanic black children, and children without co-occurring intellectual disability? Even more puzzling is the fact that boys have a 1 in 42 chance of being diagnosed with autism in the state of New Jersey alone! On […]

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