The last time there was a significant bipartisan immigration deal was the 1986 Reagan Amnesty bill that rendered it illegal to hire undocumented immigrants...
Author - Leonardo Poareo
Leonardo earned a master's of public policy at USC, and enjoys politics, writing, and comedy. He lives in Simi Valley, California.
Contrary to belief, California is a bastion of political and ethnic diversity. It's also ground zero in the newest fight for the soul of the country.
Politicians calling to potentially invade Mexico likely aren’t serious, but their rhetoric further demonizes our southern neighbor.
It’s not difficult to assimilate migrants into the fabric of a huge, wildly diverse city like Los Angeles.
While largely overlooked in Oppenheimer, New Mexico made numerous contributions to WW2.
It’s unclear how, if at all, the end of race-based affirmative action in higher education will affect Latinos
Spain itself is a cultural melting pot of Moorish, Iberian, Celt, Germanic, Jewish, and other influences.
While DEI policies are well intended, widespread results have lagged.
Anti-immigrant conservatism represents a departure from the conventional Reaganite conservatism that called for less regulation and more robust immigration.
New Mexico has the highest per-capita population of Latinos in the country. But about 46 percent of residents have a firearm in the home, surpassing Texas and...
The Taco Bell Mexican Pizza, as bad as it might be, is a spectacle of American innovation.
The San Pedro Fish Market knows its Latino-base.
California and Texas are different, but not necessarily because of ideology.
The Taíno influence can be felt in dishes like the Puerto Rican pastel—a culinary cousin of the Mexican tamale—and even in the legendary dish of mofongo...
Sales will bolster aquatics programs in underserved communities.
There seems to be a strange fascination among certain Latinos with dividing us into color schemes.
Latinos now make up a substantial part of the U.S. population. There is no reason they should still be underrepresented in media and entertainment.
Despite Being filled with misogyny and stereotypes, Scarface still captivates those fascinated by outlaws and the American Dream.
When people are struggling to survive amid economic uncertainty, notions of rights become mere abstractions.
Fascism is already here, and we must defeat it if we’re ever going to be truly free.
COVID-19 might have brought the U.S. closer than it thinks to needing UBI.
From the Chicano Moratorium to the GOP Convention, here is your weekly roundup in the world of politics and culture.
From the DNC convention to the USPS, here is your weekly roundup in the world of politics and culture.
From El Paso to Beirut, here is your weekly roundup in the world of politics and culture.
From Chicano Park to Notre Dame to Ron Rivera, here is your weekly roundup in the world of politics and culture.
From the ongoing protests in Portland to the link between poverty and COVID-19, here is your weekly roundup in the world of politics and culture.
From Iran to Hamilton to Dr. Fauci, here is your weekly roundup of notable events.
Though not without flaws, “Hamilton” is what America needs right now.
Electoral College In a move tempering anti-democratic elements of the Electoral College, the Supreme Court ruled in Chiafalo vs. Washington that states...
In wake of COVID-19, it’s time for the U.S and Cuba to put the past behind them and work together.
Now is the perfect time for Trump to exploit panic for political gain.
"Bernie has the potential to benefit black and brown voters more than any other candidate in history."
The GOP is anti-Latino, and its actions prove it.
If Trump is acquitted, we will be stuck with him for another year. Here are some tips on how to survive.
The fact that the media is a business is also one of the reasons Donald Trump himself was elected.
Uniting Latinos is often more difficult than it sounds.
The country is facing a lot of problems, and not all of them will be solved by impeaching Trump.
There is a reason they call Obama the “Deporter In Chief.”
For years, Democrats were complicit in poor U.S. foreign policy. Now they have a chance to fix it.
1. “Oh, You’re Italian! I looooove Italy” Maybe you are part Italian, or maybe you’re just ethnically ambiguous, but too often nobody really cares. They don’t...
Liza Treyger's political views haven't heard her. Why does it hurt others?
Conservatives and progressives have basic beliefs about the world, and sometimes these beliefs even intersect.
Castro was right about some issues, but he was too much of a centrist.
A green economy can be the backbone of a robust economy