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Back to Back Hate Crimes on NYC Subways

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Two women riding the subway in New York City were victims of two separate hate crimes.  Police reports say that one of the assaults was...

Four Years Later, Puerto Ricans Remember the Impact of Hurricane Maria

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It seems like only yesterday that the deadliest storm in history devastated everything in its path across the island of Puerto Rico. On September...
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Pregones/Puerto Rican Traveling Theater Receives Multimillion-Dollar Funding

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The City of New York has given a boost of life to one of the city's most thriving theaters. The Pregones/Puerto Rican Traveling Theater...

Georgia Pestana Becomes First Latina to Head New York City Law...

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Last Wednesday, a new barrier was broken in the professional history of Latinas in the U.S. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced during his weekly...

Meet Elisa Crespo, the Trans Latina Who Wants to Revolutionize the...

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After Ritchie Torres became the first gay Afro-Latino representative in Congress, the seat for New York's 15th District City Council was open for anyone...

Finally Some Justice for Layleen Polanco

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More than a year after the death of Layleen Polanco, a 27-year-old transgender woman of color, and in the midst of demonstrations against racism...

Remembering Frances Goldin, Lower East Side Activist Who Gave a New...

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To be able to change the world once in 95 years is commendable. To do so at every possible opportunity is simply unforgettable. That was...

In Times of Pandemic, Undocumented Immigrants Are Once Again Left Out

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While Gov. Gavin Newsom of California announced last week a $125 million in relief was found to help undocumented immigrants survive the economic crisis...

This Is Why People Eagerly Are Tuning In to NY Governor...

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The nation has indisputably suffered in the absence of effective and empathetic leadership from the White House. But governors across the country, from both...

Chef José Andrés Makes the Cover of TIME; But His Real...

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For many people in the country — especially for the president — reaching the cover of TIME Magazine is a major accomplishment; it's a...

Two Latinas Headline “A Rapist in Your Way” Performance Outside Harvey...

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Last Friday, two historic milestones collided on the avenues of New York: While former producer and film industry mogul Harvey Weinstein was finally held...

Another Win for Migrants: New York and New Jersey Will Grant...

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After 18 years of struggle, the New York legislature gave immigrant rights activists a historic victory with the passage of the so-called Green Light...