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[OP-ED]: A Latina congressional candidate whose passion for her community comes through loud and clear

 03/30/2017 - 15:49
In a crowded field of nearly two dozen candidates vying to replace Rep. Xavier Becerra, who was recently appointed California’s attorney general, political observers put María Cabildo (in the image) in the top tier. Foto:goodfoodla.org
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 A friend from college once sent me a letter that broke my heart. She and I were part of a posse of Ivy League Latinos who -- while visiting one another at Harvard, Yale, Columbia -- would huddle over Long Island iced teas and lay out our blueprints to change the world.

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In a crowded field of nearly two dozen candidates vying to replace Rep. Xavier Becerra, who was recently appointed California’s attorney general, political observers put María Cabildo (in the image) in the top tier. Foto:goodfoodla.org

[OP-ED]: Candidata al Congreso cuya pasión por la comunidad se manifiesta claramente

 03/30/2017 - 15:41
En una elección con casi dos docenas de candidatos que compiten para reemplazar al representante Xavier Becerra, quien fue nombrado recientemente procurador general de California, los observadores políticos consideran que María Cabildo (en la imagen) está en el nivel superior. Foto:goodfoodla.org
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Una amiga de la universidad me envió una carta, en una ocasión, que me llenó de tristeza. Ella y yo éramos parte de un grupo de latinos del Ivy League quienes nos visitábamos mutuamente en Harvard, Yale, Columbia, y compartíamos nuestros planes para cambiar el mundo mientras tomábamos un cóctel.

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En una elección con casi dos docenas de candidatos que compiten para reemplazar al representante Xavier Becerra, quien fue nombrado recientemente procurador general de California, los observadores políticos consideran que María Cabildo (en la imagen) está en el nivel superior. Foto:goodfoodla.org

Deadline nears for contestants in Trump’s border wall ‘pageant’

 03/30/2017 - 03:42
The border fence in the city of Tijuana (Mexico). President Donald Trump intends to prolong the wall with the purpose of stopping illegal migration. EFE / ARCHIVE BRAULIO GUERRA 

It is the first step in a process that promises to combine three of Trump’s most successful ventures: beauty pageants, reality TV competitions and xenophobia. Proposals include hi-tech ‘virtual wall’ and 1,600km barrier of shipping containers.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 3:15am
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The border fence in the city of Tijuana (Mexico). President Donald Trump intends to prolong the wall with the purpose of stopping illegal migration. EFE / ARCHIVE BRAULIO GUERRA 

Aramark commits to keeping HQ in Philly

 04/07/2016 - 02:59
Photo: jcapaldi via Flickr (under license CC BY 2.0)
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The company says it will have a decision by the end of the summer of where in the city it will move should it decide not to renew its lease at their current building.

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Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 2:51pm
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Photo: jcapaldi via Flickr (under license CC BY 2.0)

In Kensington, the drug trade tells a tale of two neighborhoods

 03/09/2016 - 09:51
Fall, 2015. An empty baby stroller found in a string of vacant lots frequented by drug users on Hart Lane in northwest Kensington. (All photos by Max Marin unless otherwise noted.)

While one side experiences a rapid makeover, the other is still dodging bullets in a notorious drug market.

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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 9:30am
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Fall, 2015. An empty baby stroller found in a string of vacant lots frequented by drug users on Hart Lane in northwest Kensington. (All photos by Max Marin unless otherwise noted.)