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Why a Court is Ordering Feds Return Mother & Daughter Deported to Guatemala
Why a Court is Ordering Feds Return Mother & Daughter Deported to Guatemala
By Raquel Reichard | 06/23/2015 - 10:47

In a rare event, a Guatemalan woman and her 12-year-old daughter who were deported Friday have been found and are heading back


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Jorge Ramos' Daughter Joins Hillary Clinton's Presidential Campaign
Jorge Ramos' Daughter Joins Hillary Clinton's Presidential Campaign
By Cristina Arreola | 06/23/2015 - 10:35

Jorge Ramos' daughter, Paola, 


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Women in El Salvador Rush to Dye Their Hair in Order to Prevent Being Killed
How a Trip to the Salon is Helping Women in El Salvador Escape Murder
By Raquel Reichard | 06/23/2015 - 10:35

Women in El Salvador are scurrying to local salons to dye their hair dark after rumors began to spread across the Central Amer


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Nikki Haley Confederate Flag Controversy
South Carolina Governor Calls For Removal Of Confederate Flag
By Cristina Arreola | 06/23/2015 - 10:30

Following days of protests, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley called for the removal of the Confederate flag from the Capitol grounds at a press conference on Monday. 


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Undocumented Immigrant is Getting a Lot of Flack for Waving Mexican Flag at Graduation
Undocumented Immigrant Getting Flack for Waving Mexican Flag at Graduation
By Raquel Reichard | 06/22/2015 - 13:07

Graduation is a time of celebration, gratitude and inspiration. There are cowbells and whistling as well as balloons and flowers. It is, undoubtedly, a joyous occasion for everyone involved.


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Cocori Racism Debate Costa Rica
A Children's Book From the Late '40 is Fueling Major Debate About Race in Costa Rica
By Cristina Arreola | 06/22/2015 - 12:15

A beloved Costa Rican children's book has triggered a debate about race and free speech in the Central American country. 


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Pope Francis Denounces Exploitation Immigrants Women Youth
Pope Francis Denounces Exploitation Of Immigrants, Women & Youth
By Cristina Arreola | 06/22/2015 - 10:22

On a recent visit to Turin — the heartland of Italy's auto industry and the country's "blue-collar" labor capital — Pope Francis denounced the


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The Troubling Study Being Kept Away From the Eyes of U.S. Latinos
The Troubling Study Being Kept Away From the Eyes of U.S. Latinos
By Raquel Reichard | 06/22/2015 - 10:00

A 2012 study found that most non-Latinos have some unfavorable perceptions about U.S.


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Texas Allows Same Sex Divorce Not Marriage
Que? Texas Upheld A Same-Sex Divorce But Still Doesn't Allow Same-Sex Marriages
By Cristina Arreola | 06/22/2015 - 09:54

Although the state of Texas does not recognize same-sex marriages, its Supreme Court upheld a same-sex divorce on Friday. 

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New York Daily News Apologizes for Misrepresenting Puerto Ricans
New York Daily News Apologizes for Misrepresenting Puerto Ricans
By Raquel Reichard | 06/22/2015 - 09:44

Nearly a week after publishing a photo of a pair of half-naked women in its Puerto Rican Day Parade coverage, 


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