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So Inspiring! Son of Undocumented Mexican Immigrants Named 2017 Rhodes Scholar
So Inspiring! Son of Undocumented Mexican Immigrants Named 2017 Rhodes Scholar
By Barbara Gonzalez | 11/21/2016 - 10:15

Oscar De Los Santos of Laveen, Nevada has been chosen as a Rhodes Scholar to pursue post-graduate studies at England's prestigious Oxford University next year. 


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A Timeline of Abortion Rights in America
A Timeline of Abortion Rights in the U.S.
By Nichole Fratangelo | 11/20/2016 - 10:00

Women – If you haven't already heard, your vagina, your health and your livelihood are at risk.


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8 Perfect Responses to "Y El Novio?" This Holiday Season
'Y El Novio?' The 7 Best Responses to Your Family's Favorite Question
By Barbara Gonzalez | 11/19/2016 - 10:00

The greatest (and most dreaded) time of year is upon us.


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Meet Noelia Garella, the First Woman with Down's Syndrome to Become a Daycare Teacher in Argentina
Meet Noelia Garella, the First Woman with Down Syndrome to Become a Daycare Teacher in Argentina
By Raquel Reichard | 11/18/2016 - 14:22

When Noelia Garella was a little girl, a daycare center refused to enroll her, calling the Argentine woman a "monster" because she has Down syndrome.


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About 7% of School Living In Fear Of Undocumented Parent Being Deported
About 7 Percent of School Children Have At Least One Undocumented Parent
By Barbara Gonzalez | 11/18/2016 - 11:31

According to a report from the Pew Research Center, 3.9


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This Father-Son Duo Combines Their Love of Music & the Ocean in the Perfect Way
This Latino Father-Son Duo Uses Music to Protect Our Oceans
By Nichole Fratangelo | 11/17/2016 - 12:45

More than 70 percent of the earth is occupied by oceans, and yet, these beautiful bodies of water are often polluted, threatened and neglected.


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Yes! Texas Educators Reject Racist, Inaccurate Textbook About Mexican-American History
Yes! Texas Educators Reject Racist, Inaccurate Textbook About Mexican-American History
By Raquel Reichard | 11/17/2016 - 12:39

After a months-long fight to keep a racist, error-laden textbook about Mexican-American history from entering Texas classrooms, educators unanimously rejected the book on Wednesday.


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This Latino Teacher Was Put on Leave for Comparing Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler
This Latino Teacher Was Put on Leave for Comparing Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler
By Raquel Reichard | 11/17/2016 - 11:46

A California high school teacher who was put on administrative leave last week after comparing president-elect Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler returned to his classroom on Thursday.


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This Infographic Shows How Trans People Can Update Their Identity Documents Before Trump Takes Office
This Infographic Shows How Trans People Can Update Their Identity Documents Before Trump Takes Office
By Raquel Reichard | 11/16/2016 - 17:08

Since 2008, the Obama administration has passed executive orders and legislation to protect transgender individuals.


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5 Concerns for Women Under a Donald Trump Presidency
5 Concerns for Women Under a Donald Trump Presidency
By Raquel Reichard | 11/16/2016 - 15:23

Women are scared.


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