Where are all the Hispanics?
Where Are All the Hispanics?
By Stacey Rivera | 10/15/2010 - 11:00

The Democrats are looking for Latinos, the CIA is looking for Latinos, the Girl Scouts are looking for Latinos…the news this week has been full of stories of organizations that feel we are lacking in participation.

According to our Editorial Director, Galina Espinoza, the Democrats can’t find us because they aren’t paying enough attention to our core needs, including education reform and while we are loyal, that doesn’t mean we will blindly vote.


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Report: Hispanics Live Longer than Other Americans
Report: Hispanics Live Longer than Other Americans
By Lee Hernandez | 10/14/2010 - 11:38

For the first time ever, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services collected national life expectancy data for the Hispanic population and what they found is that Hispanics live longer than whites and blacks, USA Today reports.


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Marcello Lucero, 37 Year Old Ecuadorean Man, Victim of Hate Crime in Long Island, NY
By Mariela Rosario | 11/10/2008 - 17:09

Although it may seem as though we have made significant strides in this country with regards to race relations, the murder of Marcello Lucero serves as a stark reminder of how far we have yet to go.

Lucero, a 37 year old man of Ecuadorean descent was just walking down the street with a friend in Patchogue, LI late Saturday night when a group of seven teenage thugs attacked them without provocation.


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