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An Oscar Nomination For A Day Laborer Role in “A Better Life” Brings Awareness

By Victoria Cepeda A few months back we shared the trailer of a movie called A Better Life which depicts the struggle of a day laborer residing in the U.S. undocumented but working in the landscaping business and trying to provide his teenage son with a better future. We shared the trailer because it reminded […]

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According To The Constitution, Mitt Romney’s Father Was A Natural Born U.S. Citizen

by Efrain Nieves Google Mitt Romney’s Mexican and you will find close to 100 articles referring to Mitt Romney’s Mexican roots as if the Republican presidential candidate has Indigenous, Spanish blood flowing through his veins. News Flash! He’s not a Mexican and his father isn’t either. Here’s the smoking gun: This quote was taken from the article Romney to […]

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DOJ Accuses Connecticut PD of Targeting Latinos

by Efrain Nieves After a two year investigation the Department of Justice is accusing  the East Haven, CT police department of discriminating against Latinos. Assistant attorney general Thomas J. Perez detailed the investigation in a 23 page letter to the East Haven Mayor. “We find that EHPD engages in discriminatory policing against Latinos, including but not limited to targeting […]

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