Archive | August, 2011

Cuban-American Alex Meruelo: First Latino owner of an NBA Franchise

A defining moment in Sports history: Alex Meruelo, owner of The Meruelo Group and LA Pizza Loca, has purchased a majority share of the Atlanta Hawks for an amount to be announced Monday. Meruelo, the New York-born son of Cuban immigrants who currently lives in Los Angeles, will become the first Hispanic owner of an […]

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Latino Civil Rights Figures: César Chávez

[Editor’s Note: This is the first in a weekly series of Latino civil rights figures and organizations profiles in a partnership between News Taco and Pa’lante Latino.] César Chávez was born in Yuma, Arizona in 1927 to a Mexican-American family with six children. He spent much of his childhood traveling with his family as they […]

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Un Hombre Perdido

¿Qué buscas? No queda aquí alma alguna, Ni amor Tan solo la defunción de la inocencia. Un hombre perdido Sus raíces esparcidas No queda rastro de sangre Borrado desde la antigüedad A través de la historia Un hombre perdido Su existencia es ajena Un individuo solitario Atrapado en un tiro al blanco Un hombre perdido […]

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