Tag Archives: Mexican
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Five Artists We Didn’t Know Were Half Latino

This morning I came across an article titled ” The 25 Most Beautiful Afro-Latinos in Hollywood!” by latina.com. I was surprised to find out that the  five artists I am featuring are half Latino. Whether they identify themselves as Latino or not is a whole separate matter but, nonetheless, we are glad to share our Latino heritage […]

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Failing to finish school

NYC Reports Low Grad Rates For Mexican Youth

By Victoria  Cepeda According to today’s NYTimes.com article “Now Arriving: In New York, Mexicans Lag in Education” despite making up for the largest Hispanic population in the city, Mexicans lag in education with severe high school drop out rate and low college enrollment. The reasons cited in the article for this concerning trend are the old too […]

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Mario G. Obledo April 9, 1932- August 18, 2010

Mario G. Obledo April 9, 1932- August  18, 2010 After reading Mario’s biography in the many Latin@ websites, I realize the ongoing struggle Mario had to endure and fought. Mario had many accomplishments. For example he co-founded the Mexican-American Legal Defense and Educational fund, Hispanic National Bar Association and the National Coalition of Hispanic Organizations. […]

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