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Heartbreaking Artwork Commemorates Anniversary of Family Separation

Araceli Cruz
One year ago, the Trump Administration implemented family separation at the border. While a federal judge halted the appalling policy, the ramifications continue today. Thousands were separated — and the exact number is unknown considering the government didn’t correctly track...

Diane Guerrero Gave A Power and Emotional Speech on Her Family Being Deported

Johanna Ferreira
Thousands gathered across the U.S. on Saturday to participate in the Families Belong Together marches that happened in over 700 cities, including Boston Los Angeles, New York, St. Louis and Washington D.C. The mission behind the marches were to protest...
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‘A Day Without Immigrants’ Rally Held at White House on Valentine’s Day

Sofía Aguilar
February 14th is known to most as Valentine’s Day, a day of celebrating all the different kinds of love in our lives, today is also the day of the annual ‘A Day Without Immigrants’ rally at the White House in...
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RAICES ‘Kids in Cages’ Installation is Reminder of Border Crisis

Virginia Isaad
In light of the ongoing border crisis, the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES) put up more than a dozen chain-link cages in the city (with dolls that represent children) as caucus-goers in Iowa choose their...
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J.Lo & Shakira Made History With a Halftime Show About Latinx Pride & Resistance

Araceli Cruz
As promised, Shakira and Jennifer Lopez brought their A-game during last night’s Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show. These phenomenal Latinas knocked down the legacy of the Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show with a historical performance that included all-Latinx artists. In...
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27 of the Most Influential Colombians in Pop Culture

V. Alexandra de F. Szoenyi
There are several singers, actors, artists, and people in sports who represent the best of pop culture from their home country. This is certainly true of Colombia, who has so many talented sons and daughters who inspire puro orgullo in...
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‘Party of Five’ Star Emily Tosta Says the Show Will Break Stereotypes About Latinx

Yvette Montoya
The highly anticipated Party of Five reboot is coming to Freeform in 2020. Notably, this revival has a totally different storyline from the original. While the number of siblings and the part about missing parents are still the same, the...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Calling for the Resignation of Stephen Miller

Araceli Cruz
The Latinx community has been the target of the Trump Administration since before Donald Trump became president. When we’re not being called rapists and criminals, we’re being discriminated for speaking Spanish, are reminded that the current administration is trying to...