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@JoeBiden  seeks to replace 'alien' with less 'dehumanizing term' in immigration laws By @Nicolemarie_A  with @JoaquinCastrotx  @popdemoc  @AnaMariaArchil2  +more.

Puerto Rico Gov. Pierluisi's immediate priority is to manage the health and economic consequences of the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected over 82,500 people in the U.S. territory.

Opinion | The complicated history behind J.Lo's performance of "This Land Is Your Land" via @NBCNewsTHINK 

In a sweeping immigration reform bill, President Biden proposes removing the term "alien" from U.S. immigration laws and replacing it with the word "noncitizen."

A witness said soldiers detained a group of students that disappeared in 2014 and then handed them to a drug gang.

After his first store selling products for cat lovers flopped, this store owner decided to go back to his roots. He decided to create his own Latino brand that would go beyond “taco and tequila” taglines.

The witness said soldiers detained a group of the students, interrogated them at the army base in the town of Iguala and then handed them to a drug gang.

“The term 'alien' is used as a dehumanizing slur, and should be removed from the language in our statutes...it’s an important step to restore humanity after years of demonization," said ⁦ @JoaquinCastrotx ⁩ . By @Nicolemarie_A ⁩

Honduran lawmakers voted to require a three-quarters super-majority to change a constitutional article that gives a fetus the same legal status of a person.

Actor @edwardjolmos  said Larry King's "voice and presence were truly king!" "Rest in peace my dear friend you gave us a place to understand who and what we are as people. Truly gave with every single moment you spent in your craft," he tweeted.


Migrant kids in overcrowded Arizona border station allege sex assault, retaliation from U.S. agents, by @jacobsoboroff ⁩ @jujedwards ⁩

More than 200 people the United States has sent back to El Salvador have been killed or seriously abused — including sexually assaulted and tortured — according to a new report by Human Rights Watch

At a Capitol news conference, Rep.-elect Ocasio-Cortez spoke of a push to make climate change a priority for the next Congress and the role of young Latinos in that effort.

Over 5,000 people have gone missing in Jalisco. About a third of all the disappeared are young people like Javier Salomón, Marco Ávalo and Daniel Díaz. #NoSonTresSomosTodxs  #LosTresEstudiantesDeCine 

U.S. to impose visa restrictions for pregnant women

“I’m announcing that on election date I will set up a water, food and restrooms support system to help people standing long hours on a line," tweeted celebrity chef @chefjoseandres .

BREAKING: @ricardorossello ⁩ is the U.S. commonwealth's first governor to resign. #RickyRenunci ó