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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Unapologetic: How Mainstream Feminism Ignores Latinas
By Raquel Reichard | 11/15/2016 - 13:33

As Latina feminist Flavia Dzodan says, "My feminism will be intersectional or it will be bullshit."


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Trump Supporter Calls Puerto Ricans "Invaders," Ignores U.S. Invasion & Colonization of Island
Trump Supporter Calls Puerto Ricans "Invaders," Ignores U.S. Invasion & Colonization of Island
By Raquel Reichard | 11/15/2016 - 11:42

When Donald Trump supporters went to the ballots on Election Day to act as "poll watchers," on the lookout for voter fraud, at least one defender had his eyes specifically on Puerto Ricans.


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Teacher Tells Latino Students Their Parents Will be Deported: They "Gotta Go and They Gonna Leave You"
Teacher Tells Latinx Students Their Parents Will be Deported: They "Gotta Go and They Gonna Leave You"
By Raquel Reichard | 11/15/2016 - 10:43

School has transformed from a safe haven to a danger zone for several students of color after Donald Trump was named the president-elect last week, and it doesn’t appear the situation will get any better soon.


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President Obama Urges Trump to Send "Signals of Unity" to People of Color, Muslims and Women
President Obama Urges Trump to Send "Signals of Unity" to People of Color, Muslims and Women
By Raquel Reichard | 11/15/2016 - 10:12

President Barack Obama is encouraging Donald Trump to reach out to communities of color, Muslims and women to help quell the fears and mend the violent divides his controversial campaign created.


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Donald Trump Talks Mass Deportation, Building a Wall, Abortion Restrictions & More on '60 Minutes'
Donald Trump Talks Mass Deportation, Building a Wall, Abortion Restrictions & More on '60 Minutes'
By Raquel Reichard | 11/14/2016 - 12:24

On Sunday, Donald Trump sat down with CBS News’ 60 Minutes for his first television interview since last week’s presidential election victory. The former reality TV star discussed key issues, including immigration, the border wall, abortion restrictions, health care and more, and he also had a message for his supporters, many of whom have been attacking marginalized communities since the win.


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Hmm? Lil Kim Says She's "a Spanish Girl Trapped in a Black Girl's Body"
Hmm? Lil Kim Says She's "a Spanish Girl Trapped in a Black Girl's Body"
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/14/2016 - 10:30

Well...what do we make of this?


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Heartbreaking Video Shows Middle Schoolers Chanting "Build the Wall" in School Cafeteria
Heartbreaking Video Shows Middle Schoolers Chanting "Build the Wall" in School Cafeteria
By Raquel Reichard | 11/10/2016 - 16:20

Just one day after Donald Trump was elected president, middle schoolers in Royal Oak, Michigan chanted “build the wall” inside their lunchroom.


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Watch: This Powerful #MannequinChallenge Video Tackles Police Violence
Watch: This Powerful #MannequinChallenge Video Tackles Police Violence
By Raquel Reichard | 11/10/2016 - 14:43

The #MannequinChallenge has taken over the Internet, with high school students,


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MTV's "Transformation" is Empowering Trans Youth In the Most Incredible Way
MTV's 'Transformation' is Empowering Transgender Youth in the Most Incredible Way
By Barbara Gonzalez | 11/10/2016 - 12:38

One of the most difficult things for transgender people is not feeling safe in their own bodies. MTV is hoping to shed light on this issue in a beautiful way.

 

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