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Pronto... una app para facilitar el proceso de renovación de DACA

 05/23/2017 - 14:16
El proceso de renovación de DACA es engorroso a nivel burocrático y  puede costar entre $500 y $5,000.
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Un emprendedor de Ohio ha desarrollado DACA time, una app  pensada para agilizar el proceso de renovación del DACA, y ahorrarse las tarifas de abogados. La app está todavía en fase Beta.

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El proceso de renovación de DACA es engorroso a nivel burocrático y  puede costar entre $500 y $5,000.

Trump’s budget: “a reverse Robin Hood agenda”

 05/23/2017 - 14:09
View of several copies of the full budget proposal for 2018 at the Capitol in Washington DC today, May 23, 2017. EFE / Shawn Thew
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According to financial analysts, President Trump's budget for 2018 clearly indicates a cut in the benefits of the poor and an increase in the cash flow for wealthy taxpayers.

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View of several copies of the full budget proposal for 2018 at the Capitol in Washington DC today, May 23, 2017. EFE / Shawn Thew

El nuevo presupuesto de Trump: "un Robin Hood a la inversa"

 05/23/2017 - 13:40
Vista de varias copias de la propuesta presupuestaria integral para 2018 en el Capitolio en Washington DC (Estados Unidos) hoy, 23 de mayo de 2017. EFE/Shawn Thew
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Según analistas financieros, el presupuesto del Presidente Trump para el 2018 indica claramente un recorte en los beneficios de los pobres y un aumento en el flujo de dinero para los contribuyentes adinerados.

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 1:30pm
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Vista de varias copias de la propuesta presupuestaria integral para 2018 en el Capitolio en Washington DC (Estados Unidos) hoy, 23 de mayo de 2017. EFE/Shawn Thew

Puerto Rico government bank reaches deal with some creditors

 05/16/2017 - 04:55
 Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, speaking in San Juan, Puerto Rico on May 15, 2017. EFE/Puerto Rico's Governors Office

Puerto Rico's Government Development Bank (GDB) reached a debt-restructuring agreement with a "significant group" of creditors,  avoiding a protracted bankruptcy.

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 4:45am
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 Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, speaking in San Juan, Puerto Rico on May 15, 2017. EFE/Puerto Rico's Governors Office

[OP-ED]: Our Education, Born from Swamps

 05/15/2017 - 15:27
In lower income neighborhoods, students can struggle without access to proper educational materials, exposure, and parental poverty. 
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The story of education in lower income neighborhoods is an all too familiar one. The struggle to obtain a stable education is a story of overcoming conditions that are less than favorable, much like the swamp plant. What is causing these students, especially Latinos, to fall behind? How can they grow from these meager and impoverished conditions?  

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Monday, May 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
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In lower income neighborhoods, students can struggle without access to proper educational materials, exposure, and parental poverty. 

How Food Insecurity is Forcing Millions to Migrate

 05/05/2017 - 08:19
Archive image shows children waiting for food rations in Sanaa, Yemen, Apr.13, 2017. The UN World Food Program (WFP) reported that 9 M people of Yemen's 24 million are starving amid an ongoing brutal conflict between Saudi-backed Yemeni government and Houthi rebels, that has killed 49,000 Yemenis. EPA/YAHYA ARHAB
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Growing food insecurity is forcing more people around the world to leave their homes and migrate, according to the latest data released Friday by the United Nations World Food Program (WFP).

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Friday, May 5, 2017 - 8:15am
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Archive image shows children waiting for food rations in Sanaa, Yemen, Apr.13, 2017. The UN World Food Program (WFP) reported that 9 M people of Yemen's 24 million are starving amid an ongoing brutal conflict between Saudi-backed Yemeni government and Houthi rebels, that has killed 49,000 Yemenis. EPA/YAHYA ARHAB

Puerto Rico, ¿en bancarrota?

 05/03/2017 - 12:25
El gobernador de Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rosselló Nevares (i) y el representante ante la Junta de Supervisión Fiscal (JSF), Elías Sánchez (d), de comunicación en una rueda de prensa en La Fortaleza de San Juan este, miércoles 3 de mayo de 2017 en San Juan (P. Rico). EFE/Thais Llorca
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El gobernador de Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rosselló, ha declarado que moverá la crisis de deuda de la isla hacia la Corte Federal de Quiebras.

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 12:30pm
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El gobernador de Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rosselló Nevares (i) y el representante ante la Junta de Supervisión Fiscal (JSF), Elías Sánchez (d), de comunicación en una rueda de prensa en La Fortaleza de San Juan este, miércoles 3 de mayo de 2017 en San Juan (P. Rico). EFE/Thais Llorca

Governor: $1 million in material damage from Puerto Rico protest

 05/03/2017 - 04:38
Protesters break windows during the general strike against austerity measures, which coincides with the International Workers Day, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 1, 2017. EFE/THAIS LLORCA
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Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello said Tuesday that calculations are that the value of material damage resulting from the violent demonstration earlier this week in San Juan is $1 million.

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Protesters break windows during the general strike against austerity measures, which coincides with the International Workers Day, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 1, 2017. EFE/THAIS LLORCA

Donald Trump to stick with free trade pact with Mexico and Canada – for now

 04/27/2017 - 04:41
US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (R) speaks during a press conference with President of Mexico Enrique Pena Nieto (L) in Los Pinos, Mexico City, Mexico, 31 August 2016. EPA/JORGE NUNEZ

The President of the United States Wednesday agreed with his Mexican counterpart and Canadian Prime Minister to immediately begin renegotiations on the North American Free Trade Agreement and not terminate it.

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US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (R) speaks during a press conference with President of Mexico Enrique Pena Nieto (L) in Los Pinos, Mexico City, Mexico, 31 August 2016. EPA/JORGE NUNEZ

Quinoa: un Boom sin fin

 04/26/2017 - 07:58
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La producción de quinoa tiene una larga tradición en el altiplano andino. Entre 2006 y 2013, Perú y Bolivia pudieron beneficiarse del boom de su consumo en Europa y Estados Unidos, pero la masificación de su producción en los años siguientes ha puesto en jaque el frágil equilibrio socioeconómico y medioambiental de una región que aún no ha logrado salir de la pobreza. 

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US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (R) speaks during a press conference with President of Mexico Enrique Pena Nieto (L) in Los Pinos, Mexico City, Mexico, 31 August 2016. EPA/JORGE NUNEZ

The President of the United States Wednesday agreed with his Mexican counterpart and Canadian Prime Minister to immediately begin renegotiations on the North American Free Trade Agreement and not terminate it.