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Teach Me: A Texas School Draws More Latino Students in order to Survive

 01/31/2017 - 05:38
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Initiative helps Texas Catholic school survive, draw more Latino students, reports Catholic Philly.

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Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 5:18am
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Initiative helps Texas Catholic school survive, draw more Latino students. Photo: Melissa Ott/Wikimedia

Full Classroom: Philly Universities Against Trump's Travel Ban

 01/31/2017 - 04:58
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Universities in Greater Philadelphia are reaching out to their faculty, staff and student populations in the wake of Trump's controversial travel ban on immigrants from seven Muslim countries, reports The Philadelphia Business Journal.

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Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 4:43am
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Franklin Field at the University of Pennsylvania. Photo: Wikimedia/Commons

Obama is Back: American Vaules are at Stake

 01/31/2017 - 03:52
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Obama breaks silence on Trump presidency to condemn migration ban

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Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 3:34am
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Former US President Barack Obama said he is "heartened" by American civic engagement against the crackdown on immigration ordered by his successor in the White House, Donald Trump, his spokesman Kevin Lewis said Monday in a statement. File photo dated Jan. 10, 2017 showing then US president Barack Obama, delivering his final official speech as President, in Chicago, United States. EFE/KAMIL KRZACZYNSKI

Kickback: Big Business Oppose Trump's Immigration Ban

 01/31/2017 - 03:32
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Backlash from big business grows over Trump travel ban. Amazon considers legal challenge to immigration order as others attack clampdown, reports The Financial Times.

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Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 3:16am
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On Monday, US President signed an executive order to reduce administrative obstacles to medium small businesses. However, his immigration ban has irritated big corporations like Google and the business community in America is vowing against him. EFE/Andrew Harrer (POOL)

Take A Stand: Thousands Protest in UK against Trump Policy

 01/31/2017 - 02:46
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US president’s travel ban provokes demonstrations in cities including Edinburgh, Cardiff and London.

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Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 2:29am
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Anti-Trump protestors shout againt the US President islamophobic travel ban in front of 10, Downing Street, in London, yesterday. EFE/FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA

"Latino Consumers Feel Betrayed"

 01/30/2017 - 05:40
"Hugs, No Walls". Hundreds of undocumented Mexican migrants currently living in the US gathered with their families in El Paso, in the US-Mexico border, to send a message of protest to Donald Trump. EFE/David Maung
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After riding a wave of growth in Latino consumers, Orci, an ad agency's job focused on the Hispanic market, just got harder, reports the L.A. Times.

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Monday, January 30, 2017 - 5:17am
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"Hugs, No Walls". Hundreds of undocumented Mexican migrants currently living in the US gathered with their families in El Paso, in the US-Mexico border, to send a message of protest to Donald Trump. EFE/David Maung

The Kings of Latino Children's Literature

 01/30/2017 - 05:07
Front cover by Armas, Marissa (206523519) / Amazon
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2017 Pura Belpré Awards from the American Library Association Honor Latino Authors for Cultural Literature. The awarded authors highlight the importance of cultural diversity and integration.

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Monday, January 30, 2017 - 4:24am
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Front cover by Armas, Marissa (206523519) / Amazon

Stop It: Global Rejection to Trump's Immigration Ban

 01/30/2017 - 04:23
People gather and hold signs during a protest against new immigration policies enacted by US President Donald Trump, near the NFL Super Bowl LI fan zone in Houston, Texas, USA, 29 January 2017. Not only in the US, but people across the world have been protesting the new policies. A Federal judge in New York issued an emergency stay for parts of Trump's executive order affecting US-bound travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries. EFE/EPA/LARRY W. SMITH
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Main leaders of the European Union have joined their voices to say "No" to Donald Trump's immigration and travel vetoes to Muslim citizens and refugees.

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Monday, January 30, 2017 - 3:50am
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People gather and hold signs during a protest against new immigration policies enacted by US President Donald Trump, near the NFL Super Bowl LI fan zone in Houston, Texas, USA, 29 January 2017. Not only in the US, but people across the world have been protesting the new policies. A Federal judge in New York issued an emergency stay for parts of Trump's executive order affecting US-bound travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries. EFE/EPA/LARRY W. SMITH

Where Will the Border Wall Begin?

 01/30/2017 - 03:49
An art installation in protest against Donald Trump. EFE/JUSTIN LANE
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The Río Grande Valley, in Texas, seems to be the preferred place to start building Trump's border wall. La Vanguardia newspaper reports on the impact of the border in the daily lives of its citizens on both sides of the border.

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Monday, January 30, 2017 - 3:23am
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An art installation in protest against Donald Trump. EFE/JUSTIN LANE

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From left: Francois-Henri Pinault, Gael García Bernal, Salma Hayek, Diego Luna, Alejandro González Iñarritu, Guillermo del Toro, una invitada, el director mexicano Alfonso Cuaron y el director de fotografía Emmanuel Lubezki posan a su llegada para la ceremonia por el Aniversario 70 del Festival de Cine de Cannes. EFE/Sebastien Nogier

From the iconic photo of the Mexican actors“dream team”  to mariachi celebrations,  the 2017 Cannes Festival edition has embraced Latin American culture.  Mexican director Michel Franco pesented “April’s Daughter,” with  Spanish actress Emma Suárez, another vision of yet another Latin American broken family.