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Chicano Creates a Satire "Make America Mexico Again" Hat to Spark Change
Chicano Creates Satirical "Make America Mexico Again" Cap to Mock Trump
By Geraldine Estevez | 05/05/2016 - 09:52

A young Chicano created a satirical baseball cap with the phrase “Make America Mexico Again” to mock Donald Trump's "Make America Great Again" slogan and spark change.


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This Homophobic Cartoon Teaches Children to “Change” Same-Sex Couples
This Homophobic Cartoon Teaches Children to “Change” Same-Sex Couples
By Raquel Reichard | 05/05/2016 - 09:06

The days of problematic religious cartoons are not behind us (we’re looking at you, VeggieTales). On Tuesday, the Jehovah’s Witnesses Watch Tower Society published an animated video that encourages youngsters to persuade same-sex couples to leave their sinful ways behind them and trade their partners in for someone of their opposite gender.


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Students Win a Fight to Wear 'Dump Trump' Shirts to School
High School Students Win Fight to Wear 'Dump Trump' Shirts to School
By Latina Staff | 05/05/2016 - 08:55

A group of high school students in California are taking a stand against Donald Trump's poisonous, xenophobic politics, donning “Dump Trump” t-shirts on campus to express their disapproval, but


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El Paso Educators Indicted For Falsifying Records Of Spanish Speaking Students
Texas Educators Indicted for Falsifying Records of Black & Latino Students
By Cindy Casares | 05/04/2016 - 11:50

After five years of federal investigation, the FBI arrested five current and former Texas educators last week for scheming to defraud the federal government.


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Arizona Del Taco Manager Fired After Profanity-Laden Rant is Caught on Camera
Arizona Del Taco Manager Fired After Profanity-Laden Rant is Caught on Camera
By Raquel Reichard | 05/03/2016 - 10:17

A douchey Del Taco manager was sacked after a video of him being all sorts of rude and nasty to two customers went viral.


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Treasury Warns Congress to Prevent "Cascading Defaults" in Puerto Rico
Treasury Urges Congress to Act on Puerto Rico
By Latina Staff | 05/03/2016 - 09:17

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew warned that if Congress is unable to pass legislation to help Puerto Rico restructure its debt and prevent "cascading defaults," the island will need a U.S.


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Racist Twitter Upset Over Old Navy's Interracial Family Tweet
Racist Twitter Upset Over Old Navy's Interracial Family Ad
By Raquel Reichard | 05/02/2016 - 09:57

On Friday, Old Navy tweeted an advertisement of an interracial family, and racist Twitter responded as predictably loud as you can imagine.


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Further Action Taken to Require Women to Register for the Draft
Further Action Taken to Require Women to Register for the Draft
By Nichole Fratangelo | 04/29/2016 - 16:04

In February, military officials suggested that women be required to register for the draft, just like men.


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