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Gloria Montiel Makes History As First Undocumented Student To Receive Ph.D.

Gloria Montiel Makes History As First Undocumented Student To Receive Ph.D.

This May, Gloria will become the first undocumented student to receive a Ph.D. from the prestigious Claremont Graduate University. She’s amazing! Gloria has always been involved in her community, creating parent centers and after-school math programs at local schools, and even helping to launch a program to provide cheap WiFi access to low-income families. Here’s […]

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Immigrants with Driver’s License Make Roads Safer!

Offering Driver’s Licenses to the Immigrants Here Illegally Makes Roads Safer. Granting driver’s licenses to immigrants in the country illegally reduced hit-and-run accidents by 7 to 10 percent. Excerpt KQED How Offering Driver’s Licenses to Undocumented Immigrants Makes Roads Safer Researchers at Stanford University this past week published a study that may bolster the argument […]

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Number of Latinos in our Bay Area

Here’s how many Latinos live in our Bay Area! Excerpt Mercury News The Bay Area’s Latino population has grown at a notably slower rate in the past seven years, echoing a nationwide trend in which Latino growth has reached a significant low amid declining immigration and U.S. birth rates. Despite this shift, the region is […]

SABOR: Latin Dance Party with DJ Jose Ruiz // Berkeley

DJ Jose Ruiz Dance Benefit // Oakland

Dear Bay Area Timba Music & Dance Lovers: Our dear friend, and one of the best DJs in the Bay Area, Jose Ruiz is currently being treated for throat cancer. The prognosis is positive, the effects are negative. Jose is an important part of our rich Bay Area music scene and I along with many […]

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Win Tickets! Julieta Venegas // San Francisco

Multi talented Julieta Venegas will be rocking the SF Masonic stage. Dont miss it! Where: The Masonic 1111 California St, San Francisco, CA 94108! When: Doors open 7pm. June 1, 2017. Win tickets to the June 1st show. See below!     Julieta desde Campeche! Pronto con nosotros en San Pancho (San Francisco) Videos:   […]

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Nasty Women Exhibition // Oakland

Tickets for opening night are sold out, but you can still attend. It just may take a little longer to get inside. Don’t fret, just come and bring a friend to keep you company. image above: The ultimate “don’t you even mess with us kinda art.” We out here with “Bad Girls Stick together” by […]

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[exhibit] ¡Somos Americanos? MAN ONE Solo Exhibition

“Are we American?” The answer is no longer apparent. ¡Somos Americanos? Graffiti Artist MAN ONE (from L.A.) Paints a Portrait of Our Nation in new body of work. Preview: Friday April 7, 2017 (Oakland First Friday) Opening Reception & Book signing: Saturday April 8th, 2017 5-8pm Exhibition runs from April 8- May 13th, 2017   […]

Win tickets! Paul Rodriguez comedy show // SF

Win tickets! Paul Rodriguez comedy show // SF

Paul Rodriguez at Cobb’s Comedy Club San Francisco, CA Rules: 18+ club so everyone needs a valid photo ID to get in. 2drink minimum per person is NOT included with these tickets. Win tickets to Friday, April 14th show at 10:15pm. Please see below.   Friends in #SanFransico I’ll be at Cobb’s Comedy club in […]

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“Love Concord” is FIRST Latino movie in East Bay suburb

Thanks to Guardado, Love, Concord is the first movie ever set in the East Bay suburb Excerpt Remezcla He wrote a script loosely based on his own life and set in his hometown of Concord, a city about 30 miles away from San Francisco. Gus Guardado is a high school video production teacher who always […]

Omar Sosa Quarteto AfroCubano // SF

Win tickets! Omar Sosa Quarteto AfroCubano // SF

Exoerience Omar Sosa’s fusion of jazz, world music, hip-hop, and electronic elements with his Afro-Cuban roots. Grammy-nominated 7 times. Dates: April 20th- 23rd at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium. When Omar Sosa talks about his formative influences, he always starts with Camagüey, the inland bastion of Afro-Cuban culture where he was born and raised. Before moving […]

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Husband Of Woman Who Voted For Trump Is Being Deported [VIDEO]

Helen Beristain says she thought they would only deport, “bad hombres”, not “good people” like her husband Roberto. Mensa. Video:   Helen told Indiana Public Media she voted for Trump because, “ “We don’t want to have cartels here, you don’t want to have drugs in your high schools, you don’t want killers next to […]

Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars

Win Tickets! Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars // SF

Buena Vista Social Club Re-Visited Series! Dates: April 13th – 16th at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium. Juan de Marcos Gonzalez played a key role in the renewed popularity of Afro-Cuban music in the ’90s with the release of Dundunbanza. The album’s success drew new audiences to the classic Afro-Cuban sound, helping to ensure an ongoing, […]