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Obama: ​​​​​​​"So, uh, what's been going on while I've been gone?"

 04/25/2017 - 02:39
Former US President Barack Obama participates in a 'conversation on community organizing and civic engagement' at the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois, USA, 24 April 2017. EPA/TANNEN MAURY

[OP-ED]: Illegal immigrants pay taxes, too

 04/24/2017 - 08:15
Un miembro del grupo de activistas por los derechos de los inmigrantes "Border Angels", enciende una vela durante una vigilia por uno de los miembros del grupo, Hugo Castro, en San Diego, California, EE.UU.Castro desapareció en el centro de México después de publicar un video en Facebook donde informó que lo estaban siguiendo. EFE
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The reason immigrant appreciation efforts, like the “Day Without Immigrants” events this past February, fall flat is because few people really feel any pain.

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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 10:30am
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A member of the group of immigrant rights activists Border Angels lights a candle during a vigil by one of the members of the group, Hugo Castro, in San Diego, California, USA. Castro disappeared in central Mexico after publishing a video on Facebook where he reported that he was being followed. EFE

Philly schools need funding and staff

 04/13/2017 - 18:14
City Controller Alan Butkovitz recent audit says Philadelphia Schools are at risk of losing vital funding. Photo courtesy: Wikimedia.

Hispanicize 2017: todo lo que necesita saber

 04/03/2017 - 04:29
Hispanicize is the one of the biggest events for Latino media and influencers. Event highlights includes Latinovator award to Olympian and Crest Ambassador Laurie Hernandez. Photo: Wikimedia

La conferencia anual Hispanicize celebra a partir del lunes su octava edición, convertida en el referente hispano de las nuevas tendencias en el campo de la información, los medios y el entretenimiento. La conferencia otorgará el premio "Latinovator" a la gimnasta y medallista olímpica Laurie Hernández.

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Monday, April 3, 2017 - 3:30am
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Hispanicize is the one of the biggest events for Latino media and influencers. Event highlights includes Latinovator award to Olympian and Crest Ambassador Laurie Hernandez. Photo: Wikimedia

Hispanicize 2017: everything you need to know

 04/03/2017 - 03:46
Hispanicize is the one of the biggest events for Latino media and influencers. Event highlights includes Latinovator award to Olympian and Crest Ambassador Laurie Hernandez. Photo: Wikimedia

Hispanicize is the one of the biggest events for Latino media and influencers. Starting today, event highlights include an intimate performance from Juanes and a Latinovator lunch honoring Olympian and Crest Ambassador Laurie Hernandez.

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Monday, April 3, 2017 - 3:30am
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Hispanicize is the one of the biggest events for Latino media and influencers. Event highlights includes Latinovator award to Olympian and Crest Ambassador Laurie Hernandez. Photo: Wikimedia

Calls for Amazon to stop selling ‘Mexico Will Pay’ Costume

 04/03/2017 - 02:48
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Latino activist Jerónimo Saldaña says suit promotes race hatred and is reminiscent of Ku Klux Klan.

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Monday, April 3, 2017 - 2:30am
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Trump administration orders 'increased scrutiny' for visas

 03/24/2017 - 05:01
 Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson gave all American embassies orders last week instructing consular officials to broadly increase scrutiny of visa applicants. EFE/MICHAEL REYNOLDS
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US Embassies are implementing what Trump has called ‘extreme vetting’ of foreigners entering the US. 

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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 4:45am
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 Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson gave all American embassies orders last week instructing consular officials to broadly increase scrutiny of visa applicants. EFE/MICHAEL REYNOLDS

In Peru, bands of citizens assembled via Facebook are starting to fight crime on their own way

 12/15/2016 - 18:09
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In Lima's poorest districts, bands of citizens have assembled through social media to fight crime, often employing brutal tactics.

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Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 6:02pm
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In Lima's poorest districts, bands of citizens have assembled through social media to fight crime, often employing brutal tactics.  EFE / Ernesto Arias

Community College of Philadelphia: A sanctuary?

 12/09/2016 - 16:36
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Trump’s winning: How its been perceived in the web

 11/10/2016 - 00:47
Trump’s winning: How its been perceived in the web
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One of the most important platforms of media coverage has been Twitter, especially during the Presidential Elections of 2016. The positive outcome of digital platforms like these is the immediate process of data and information through the “trending topics”. Such direct access to public opinion, with no intervention of a specific network, allows the few objective medias that are left to access the public opinion on a different way.

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Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 1:30pm
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