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Jorge Ramos sobre Maduro: “No le gustaron las preguntas que le estábamos haciendo”

 02/26/2019 - 10:32
Jorge Ramos, presentador de la cadena de televisión estadounidense en español Univision, habla con los medios de comunicación, luego de que él y su equipo fueron liberados, en Caracas, Venezuela, el 25 de febrero de 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

La detención del equipo de periodistas de Univisión en el Palacio de Miraflores por parte del régimen de Maduro pone en evidencia la naturaleza autoritaria y la censura mediática que venezolanos han estado denunciando desde hace años en el país.


10th immigrant found in overheated tractor-trailer dies in Texas

 07/25/2017 - 05:37
Photo taken on July 23, 2017, of the tractor-trailer without air conditioning found in San Antonio, Texas, to contain 38 suspected undocumented immigrants, of whom the 10th died on Monday, July 24, in a San Antonio Hospital. EFE/Darren Abat

 Among the dead was a so-called Dreamer, a migrant brought to the United States as a young child. Another 30 undocumented immigrants packed in the trailer were still alive but gasping from the lack of oxygen and the sweltering heat. They were taken to nearby hospitals where 17 are in critical condition.

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[OP-ED]: The perils of assuming anything about the Latino vote

 05/18/2017 - 08:20
You don’t need to be a political scientist to figure out a few simple truths: In raw numbers, more and more Hispanics will cast ballots in upcoming elections -- as has been the case for the past 36 years.

At the outset of their new book, “Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton’s Doomed Campaign,” Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes note that adviser David Plouffe prioritized three goals for Clinton to win: “It was important to have the right culture and mission, to manage Bill Clinton, and to effectively target Latino voters.”

We know how well that turned out.

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Esther Cepeda