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U.S. House candidate Gilberto Gonzalez speaks at his campaign launch party on July 31, 2021. Photo: Nigel Thompson/AL DÍA News.

Gonzalez’s campaign is centered on education and the arts, two things he says saved his life growing up in Philly’s Puerto Rican community.

Un proyecto de ley muy atrasado: La Cámara de Representantes de EE.UU. aprobó un proyecto de ley que convierte el linchamiento en un crimen federal de odio

 03/02/2020 - 16:41
A plaque marks the gravesite of Emmett Till at Burr Oak Cemetery May 4, 2005 in Aslip, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

La "Ley Emmett Till Antilynching" llega casi 65 años después del asesinato de Till, y es uno de los casi 200 intentos de aprobar tal legislación.

Philly and PA leaders join legal briefs in support of Obama’s immigration action

 04/07/2015 - 17:44
Commissioner Charles Ramsey and Mayor Michael Nutter. Photo: AL DÍA Archive

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, Commissioner Charles Ramsey, Congressman Robert A. Brady and Chaka Fattah, organizations like Esperanza and The Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition, and law professors from Penn, Drexel, Villanova, Temple and Penn State showed their support for Obama’s immigration action.

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Arturo Varela