La conmemoración del nacimiento de Martin Luther King Jr. nos recuerda la importancia de su lucha y lo vigente que se mantiene hoy día en la realidad social estadounidense.
The entire world has reacted to the comments made in private by the president of the United States, in which he described countries like El Salvador and Haiti as "shitholes".
El mundo entero ha reaccionado a los comentarios hechos en privado por el presidente de Estados Unidos, en el que calificaba a países como El Salvador y Haití de “cloacas”.
¿Cómo un inmigrante colombiano pudo llegar a unirse al movimiento “alt-right”?
NPR's "Latino USA" details how a Colombian immigrant came to identify with the alt-right.
President Trump called Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren "Pocahontas" in front of Navajo veterans of World War II.
The righteous attention given the recent 50th Anniversary of the despicable November 1967 Philadelphia police assault on school students peacefully protesting outside then School District headquarters on the Franklin Parkway renews interest in another grave injustice near that site also born from police brutality.
For Philadelphia filmmaker Gilberto Gonzales the mere mention of the name Donald Trump unleashes an inferno of verbal fire citing failures of the President coast to coast on issues of import to Latinos from Trump’s readiness to squander millions on building that border wall to Trump’s “mishandling” of recovery efforts in Puerto Rico.
If you think there’s no one on the planet who doesn’t understand that yanking up the corners of your eyes is offensive to people of Asian descent, well, you’re absolutely wrong.
"Hemos desarrollado respetuosamente estos disfraces sabiendo que Halloween es un momento para el humor y la diversión, y debido a la increíble popularidad de estos ítems el año pasado, ¡creemos que será un gran éxito con nuestros compradores de nuevo!”" - Spirit Halloween
"We’ve respectfully developed these costumes knowing that Halloween is a time for humor and fun, and due to the overwhelming popularity of these items last year, we think it’ll be a huge hit with our shoppers again!" - Spirit Halloween
When it comes to race, conservatives will never ace the quiz.
It stands to reason that this bunch would be slow to understand a subject that they usually downplay, dismiss or deny. Those on the right -- including many Republicans and most Trump voters -- often pretend to be colorblind in order to seem enlightened. Ironically, the opposite is true.
We all harbor little hurts in life, ones that never go away no matter how long ago they happened.
The motto of the United States is no longer “e pluribus unum.” Sadly, it’s become: “Hey! I was wronged. Get my lawyer on the phone!”
Or, recently, south of the Mason-Dixon line: “Let’s grab clubs and tiki torches and go make trouble.”
The White House has prepared the necessary documentation to grant pardon to former Sheriff Joe Arpaio, one of the most controversial figures in the fight against undocumented immigrants.
La Casa Blanca ha preparado la documentación necesaria para otorgar el perdón al ex sheriff Joe Arpaio, una de las figuras más controversiales en la lucha contra los inmigrantes indocumentados.
The Muslim community of Catalunya expressed on Monday its repulsion towards the terrorist attacks last Thursday. Hours earlier, Catalan police confirmed the death of the author of the attack on the Rambla, which killed 15 people and left more than 100 injured.
In keeping with the recent meme of recognizing bad behavior “on many sides,” there was something that was painfully obvious during last week’s improv news-conference-like-no-other in the lobby of Trump Tower: President Trump and the media deserve each other. Both are driven by ego and take criticism personally. Both will twist the facts to defend themselves and push their agenda. And both love to wrestle in the mud.
Congressman Adriano Espaillat (New York) and Rep. Dwight Evans of Pennsylvania have introduced a bill that will fight the resurgence of racial hatred in the United States.
El Congresista Adriano Espaillat (Nueva York) y el Representante de Pennsylvania Dwight Evans, han introducido una propuesta de Ley que luchará contra el resurgimiento del odio racial en Estados Unidos.
El futuro de la estatua del polémico ex comisario de policía y alcalde Frank Rizzo está en el banquillo, especialmente después de las manifestaciones de la semana pasada en Charlottesville, Virginia, que empezaron como una protesta en contra de la retirada de un monumento al general Confederado Robert E. Lee.
The future of a statue in the likeness of highly contentious former police commissioner and mayor Frank Rizzo is on the fritz, particularly after this past week’s rallies in Charlottesville, Virginia which began as a protest to keep a memorial to Confederate General Robert E. Lee from being removed.
The President dissolved two business adversary councils on Wednesday after several chief executive officers quit over his remarks about last weekend"s violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Trump's remarks als sparked condemnation from his fellow Republicans, including two Bush presidents, who issued an statement condemning 'racial bigotry'.
The president insisted on blaming both parties involved in the violent actions of Charlottesville, increasing the tension over the issue by resisting condemnation of racism.
El presidente insistió en culpar a ambos bandos involucrados en los hechos violentos de Charlottesville, aumentando la tensión sobre el asunto al resistirse a condenar el racismo.