Dr. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago, professor, researcher, and community development expert, developed the proposal after her work as a Fulbright specialist in the South American country.
The night of the Golden Globe Awards was led by the #MeToo movement against sexual abuse in the entertainment industry, and the Latino community had its representatives.
La noche de los Premios Golden Globe estuvo protagonizada por el movimiento #MeToo en contra del abuso sexual en la industria del entretenimiento, y la comunidad Latina tuvo sus representantes.
María Sotomayor, is the deputy director of the Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition. She came to the US in 2002, when she was 10. In 2012 became recipient of DACA. Just a few weeks ago, María got her 'green card". These are her views on the DACA issue in times of Trump.
There are many ways to evaluate the Trump presidency at the six-month mark. What I am struck by is the path not taken, the lost opportunity. Donald Trump had many flaws, but during the campaign, he tapped into a real set of problems facing America and a deep frustration with the existing political system. Additionally, he embraced and expressed -- somewhat inconsistently -- a populism that went beyond the traditional left-right divide. What would things look like at this point if President Trump had governed in the manner of a pragmatic, jobs-oriented reformer who was relentlessly focused on the “forgotten” Americans of whom he often speaks?
The president of Chile inaugurated Monday the high level "Every Woman, Every Child (EWEC) meeting, whose purpose is to discuss a new strategy for protecting the health of women, children and adolescents in the region from now until 2030.
"Artivist" Tania Bruguera took part in the exhibition Person of the Crowd: The Contemporary Art of Flânerie, organized by The Barnes Foundation.
Although the decision by FOX News to sack its ratings superstar Bill O’Reilly in the wake of revelations that FOX paid $13-million to settle multiple sexual harassment claims against O’Reilly sparked cheers in some circles, circumstances surrounding O’Reilly’s ouster do not merit a champagne celebration.
Black teachers make a difference.
I know because I attended a prestigious college-preparatory public high school in the heart of Chicago where approximately half of the teachers were black. They included my AP Biology teacher and AP English teacher, several of my art teachers, one of my history teachers, a chemistry teacher -- and probably many more I’m forgetting in the haze of the past quarter-century.
The City of Philadelphia is looking to make the government look like the city it serves.
A law that could ensure that women are finally paid equally to men is in danger.
Pese a que todavía existen brechas en temas como el acceso a la educación y la equidad salarial, miles de latinas están liderando los índices de acceso a educación superior y creación de empresas. AL DÍA News reconocerá este 12 de abril seis experiencias exitosas.
Overcoming all odds, Latinas are progressing almost twice as fast as their male counterparts in their community. AL DÍA News will honor them.
A new face has been named to the Office of LGBT Affairs.
During a conversation with AL DÍA, new SEPTA general manager Leslie Richards, discussed her vision in moving SEPTA towards the future.
La nueva ley que busca la igualdad de pago para hombre y mujeres en Filadelfia entrará en efecto esta semana, a pesar de la oposición de los empresarios. Sin embargo. algunas preguntas han surgido con respecto a quiénes serán los verdaderos beneficiados por la nueva normatividad.
Philadelphia’s new wage equality law is set to take effect this week, despite backlash from the business community. But questions have arose as to who the law can really help.
Can diversity be more than a policy of good conscience? Studies have shown that when looked at practically, increasing diversity in the workforce can lead to operational benefits to companies. The first step is to look internally and look at where the company wants to go.
Cuando los futuros educadores reciben capacitación para enseñar a niños de bajos recursos, pertenecientes a minorías o bajo riesgo, aprenden a compenetrarse con las vidas de los estudiantes. Se les enseña a reconocer ambientes que carecen de medios, de orden y de estabilidad, y se les indica que deben "encontrarse" con sus estudiantes en el nivel de éstos y no esperar que aprendan con tanta facilidad como los demás niños.