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El libro de la periodista Lauren Mackham fue ganador del 2018 Ridenhour Book Prize y seleccionaodo entre los mejores libros de 2017 por los críticos de The NY Times.

En su libro más reciente, la reportera de California Lauren Markham cuenta la odisea de Ernesto y Raúl Flores, dos gemelos menores de edad que huyeron de la violencia de El Salvador y cruzaron solos la frontera hasta llegar a los Estados Unidos.

Gov. of California budget proposal includes an extra $15 million to help immigrants facing deportation

 05/15/2017 - 02:57
Las familias Latinas como los Tuch, originarios de Guatemala, viven con miedo a las deportaciones bajo el gobierno de Trump.. EFE/IVAN MEJIA

Governor of California Jerry Brown has included an extra $15 million in the state’s budget to expand legal defense services for people facing risk of deportation, in response to the Trump administration’s though immigration policies.

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Domino Effect

 12/12/2016 - 03:04

In the wake of Oakland’s deadly Ghost Ship warehouse fire, cities across the country are cracking down on safety at similar art residence spaces;

L.A., Dallas, Nashville and New Haven have all put landlords and tenants on notice to clear out buildings that might be substandard living conditions. Baltimore is taking it a step further.

Tinderbox

 12/05/2016 - 05:19
A crowd gathers around flowers, notes, and candles left at the scene of the warehouse fire in the Fruitvale district of Oakland, California, USA, 04 December 2016. A fire broke out in the warehouse during a musical performance on 02 December 2016. At least 33 people are confired dead, according to officials. EFE/JOHN G. MABANGLO

At least 33 people were killed in a deadly fire that started during a ‘secret’ concert in the East Oakland warehouse (California), last Friday.

The 10,000 –square-foot building , known locally as the Oakland Ghost Ship, an artists collective, was full with old furniture and religious statues, musical instruments, velvet cushions, hanging lamps and spiritual tchotchkes.