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‘This Is Not Something We Can Ignore’

In an impassioned and personal speech in New Hampshire last week, First Lady Michelle Obama ripped into the

Voter Registration Deadlines Approaching

As the United States commemorated National Voter Registration Day, the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) is

‘This Pesticide Causes Needless Harm’

“Farmworkers are simply seeking what others have in this country—a safe workplace. Nothing more, nothing less,”

13.1 Million Voters Continue To Be Ignored

As Latino voters prepare to head to the polls in less than two months, the National Association of Latino

Study: Educators Grapple with So-Called ...

A new study suggests that divisive campaign rhetoric is frightening students, particularly those who fear that undocumented family members could be deported. According to the Southern Poverty Law Center report, “The Trump Effect: The Impact of The Presidential...
Posted On 22 Oct 2016

Criminal Charges Filed Against Arizona’s Arpaio

Over the decades, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his deputies have pulled over and arrested countless numbers of suspected undocumented immigrants and Latinos in Arizona, as a way to enforce federal immigration law. His department has been accused of …
Posted On 22 Oct 2016

Six Months Without Berta, Without Justice

Six months after the murder of Berta Caceres, far from forgetting, people throughout the world demanded justice and vowed to continue her organizing work in defense of land and territory locally, regionally and internationally. Berta’s work focused on the defense...
Posted On 01 Oct 2016

Commemorating Latino Environmental Contributions

In commemoration of Hispanic Heritage Month, GreenLatinos and the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) Action Fund highlight the contributions of Latinos to environmental and conservation leadership, and reiterating their call for strong action to address climate...

Posted On 01 Oct 2016

They Want to Deny Us a Clean, Bright Future

Your future and that of your family is on trial at a court in Washington, DC. Currently, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit is hearing oral arguments about the Clean Power Plan (CPP), the country’s …

Posted On 01 Oct 2016

Getting to Know José González, Founder of Latino Outdoors

José González is an experienced educator and the founder of Latino Outdoors, a Latino-led organization working to create a national community of leaders in conservation and outdoor education.

How was Latino Outdoors born and what is its purpose?...

Posted On 18 Sep 2016

Using Cosplay to Get Through Anxiety

Her heart rate starts rising. Her hands begin to sweat and shake. She paces back and forth.

“I feel like something is going to happen to me but nothing is really there,” she says. “[I tell myself,] ‘There is nothing …

Posted On 09 Sep 2016