Everywhere you turn across America The Strong Arm of the Law San Diego police officers, deputies turn to force more often when Blacks and Latino suspects are involved via @HoySanDiego
LATINO BUSINESS: Senator Alex Padilla says corporate America needs to fulfill their promise of greater diversity in leadership roles during a speech this week to the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Raising the minimum wage is not just about economic justice – it is about racial justice. Nearly half of Black and Latino workers in America make under $15 an hour. We must end starvation wages, and give 32 million Americans a raise by increasing the minimum wage to $15 an hour.
“That was acceptable for him to say — ‘America’s not ready for [a] Latino family.’ Like, what? And that was the ’90s! And look at today. How many Latino families do you see on television? So America better get ready because we’re here," Machado says
Many years ago I launched a doc series called Latino in America. It was built off of a successful franchise doc series called Black in America. It was created for cnn and the goal was to report under-covered stories on Latinos. (How this connects to this bad tweet will be clear)1