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7.1 Earthquake near Mexico City

7.1 Earthquake near Mexico City

Update: 104 have died in Mexico City, Morelos and Puebla 4:15pm; Sept 19, 2017 Powerful Earthquake Shakes Mexico On 32nd Anniversary Of Deadly Temblor Thirty-two years to the day after an earthquake killed thousands of people in Mexico, a powerful quake roiled the country’s capital city Tuesday. Buildings shivered in Mexico City, shattering facades and […]

2017 Summer Festivals in Bay Area

2017 Bay Area Festivals celebrating Latino Independence

Join the celebrations as we commemorate the history, culture and traditions of our Latin American countries. National Latino Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15) is when we recognize the contributions made and the important presence of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States. Its roots go back to 1968, beginning on September 15, […]

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Berkeley Police take Juan’s money for Selling Hot Dogs without Permit

Juan, a Street Vendor in Berkeley, Gets His Money Taken Away by Police for Selling Hot Dogs Without Permit A series of videos posted on Twitter by @Moreno showing University of California at Berkeley police taking away the money from a hot dog vendor (named Juan) after a University of California football game has gone […]

DACA rally @ Oscar Grant Plaza, Oakland

DACA rally @ Oscar Grant Plaza, Oakland

We invite all undocumented folks, families and allies to join us in a rally and march to show love and support for #DACA We must show those affected that we stand with them, and those making the decision that we’ve already made it for them. We are here to stay! Saturday at 2 PM Oscar […]

[video] "DOLORES" film hits the Bay Area!

[video] “DOLORES” film hits the Bay Area!

Raising 11 children while wrestling with gender bias, union defeat and victory, and nearly dying after a San Francisco Police beating, Dolores Huerta bucks 1950s gender conventions to co-found the country’s first farmworkers union. See the film about Dolores Huerta. She is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. Win tickets […]

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Petition to defend DACA

Emergency petition: 800,000 youth need your help urgently! Congress must deliver a clean, stand-alone DREAM Act to provide legal protections for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants so cruelly impacted by the Trump administration’s decision to end the popular Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.   Sign the petition   Donald Trump just put […]

Obama defends DACA: 'This is about basic decency'

Obama defends DACA: ‘This is about basic decency’

Obama speaks out as Trump moves to end DACA: ‘This is about basic decency’ “To target these young people is wrong – because they have done nothing wrong,” he said. “It is self-defeating — because they want to start new businesses, staff our labs, serve in our military and otherwise contribute to the country we love. […]

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Trump ends DACA!

Video: The Trump administration Tuesday formally announced it will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program — also called DACA — putting an expiration date on the legal protections granted to roughly 800,000 people known as “DREAMers,” who entered the country illegally as children. Updated: 12:04pm, 9/5/17 Because of Donald Trump’s decision to end […]

UFW Rally: Mandatory Mediation and Conciliation Act // SF

UFW Rally: Mandatory Mediation and Conciliation Act // SF

Please join us Tuesday, September 5th in a strong showing of solidarity defending Senator John Burton’s heroic effort to ensure the promise to California’s farm workers be fulfilled. WHY? California growers have once again attacked laws put in place to protect very fundamental farm worker rights and this upcoming Tuesday, a key law will have […]

40th Anniversary Corazon Del Barrio GALA/Fundraiser // SF

40th Anniversary Corazon Del Barrio GALA/Fundraiser // SF

The Awards of Excellence Ceremony will honor outstanding individuals that have significantly contributed to the Latino Arts and Culture of the Bay Area: La Tania – Dance Martha Rodriguez-Salazar – Music Paul Flores – Poetry / Literature Eliana Lopez – Performing Arts Adrian Arias – Visual Arts Las Quenepas – Youth Carnaval San Francisco – […]

Trump wants to end DACA!

Trump ends DACA!

Updated: 12:04pm, 9/5/17 Because of Donald Trump’s decision to end DACA, thousands of teenage Dreamers who were just about to become old enough to apply for the program are going to be turned away. Starting today, these young people are now prevented from obtaining a driver’s license or a work permit and they will be […]

Mexico will help Texas' Hurrican Harvey!

Mexico will help Texas’ Hurrican Harvey

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said TODAY the state is accepting Mexico’s offer to help get Texas back on its feet in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. “Yes – I have and we are,” said Abbott in Austin when asked by journalists whether he would accept assistance from Mexico. “We had a list of aid and […]