Why Latino Leaders Are Wrong to Stand With Obama on Immigration

Why Latino Leaders Are Wrong to Stand With Obama on Immigration

Sometimes, it is impossible to stay silent regarding one’s own friends. This is one such time. As someone who is involved in the Immigrant Rights Movement (IRM) in Bakersfield, California, where Ms. Dolores Huerta lives, too, I am highly disappointed and profoundly disagree with her decision to lend her public support for the decision by President Obama to delay taking executive action to bring urgently-needed administrative relief to the millions of immigrants who live in fear and continue to be deported at a rate of a thousand a day by his administration – breaking his promise that he would act by now, as he has several times before.

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Dolores Huerta: Obama was right in delaying action on immigration

Dolores Huerta: Obama was right in delaying action on immigration

Labor leader and civil rights activist Dolores Huerta is standing by President Barack Obama on his decision to delay executive action on immigration and is asking the immigrant community to have patience.

“We have to look at the big picture and don’t get caught up in saying we want it now,” she said, referring to action on immigration. “We’ve been waiting—we are a community that can wait. And we have to have faith in our president, because the Republicans have shown their hand. We know what they want to do.”

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Latina Vixen Daisy Gomez Takes Home The Crown At The 3RD Annual Miss Latina Global Cultural Pageant

Latina Vixen Daisy Gomez Takes Home The Crown At The 3rd Annual Miss Latina Global Cultural Pageant

The 3rd annual Miss Latina Global Miss Teen Latina Global And Mrs. Latina Global was a magnificent show of elegance and culture.

A fusion of categories Daisy Gomez took home the title of Miss Latina Global 2014, a title that will open doors for her and take her around the world as Global Ambassador where she will make a tour of duty to Bahrain, Jordan and Egypt.

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Why the Gaming Industry Should Care About Latinos

Why the Gaming Industry Should Care About Latinos

In an imaginary world where video game players were only allowed play characters of their own ethnicity, Latinos would be screwed.

They could choose between Victor Gonzalez, one of the main thugs of “Los Carnales” who has survived a dozen attacks by the Vice King. Or the more sophisticated Carlos Oliveira, a mercenary from South America on the verge of a nervous breakdown during the zombie crisis on Earth.

These not particularly attractive examples are part of the average 3 percent of video game characters recognized as Latino.

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