Posts Tagged as "Hispanic"

From Black Panthers to Sickle Cell Warriors — How Communities with Blood Disease Fight On

Aug. 2, 2016 / By
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A Long Beach resident shares how she copes with the physical and social strain of sickle cell anemia, a lifelong painful disease affecting all parts of the sufferer's life.

A Magazine Bridging Two Worlds: A Talk With Palacio Editor Andrea Sulsona

Apr. 3, 2013 / By
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While growing up in Long Beach, Andrea Sulsona belonged to two different worlds.

At school she spoke English with her friends, teachers, and classmates, but at home she only spoke Spanish...

Vast Majority of Latino Voters are Pro-Conservationist, Poll Finds

Feb. 2, 2012 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Ngoc Nguyen, Posted: Jan 30, 2012

A new poll shows that Latino voters in six inland western states have strong pro-conservationist views, in some cases stronger than their white counterparts...

CREED Hosts Racial Justice Luncheon

Nov. 3, 2011 / By
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Story and photo by John Oliver Santiago

On October 29, 2011, Californians for Justice held their first Racial Justice Luncheon at St...

Latino Publishers: Economy, Education Top Issues Now

Nov. 1, 2011 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Jose Luis Sierra, Posted: Oct 31, 2011

LAS VEGAS – As a crop of anti-immigration legislation in several states – copycat versions of Arizona’s SB 1070 – made headlines nationally, the issue of immigration reform was not the most pressing issue for Latino community and media leaders, at the National Association of Hispanic Publications in Las Vegas earlier this month...