Our neglect of the poor has become a tinder box and COVID-19 could be the spark that starts a deadly conflagration.
Category - Opinion
“Latinx” is feelgood psychobabble. “Chicano” is the decades-long culmination of suffering, expression, and rebellion.
There seems to be a strange fascination among certain Latinos with dividing us into color schemes.
Why don’t violent offenders, like drug offenders, also deserve a second chance?
Those with the strongest opinions about Chicano culture often have the least context.
The critics never did respect Kobe for what he truly was. And now it's too late.
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.
Immigrants are the common denominator when it comes to America's "greatness."
If government officials colluding to overturn millions of votes in a democratic election is not an affront on our values, then what is?
Trump’s legacy will be dishonesty and disarray.
When people are struggling to survive amid economic uncertainty, notions of rights become mere abstractions.
Campaigns are about persuasion and trust. You have to engage with people as they are and address their needs.
Bottomless, directionless outrage is a waste of time and a distraction.
Voters are forced to reconcile Joe Biden’s long, problematic history & the danger of a second term under Donald Trump.
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.
Can pan-ethnic labels overcome the complexity of individual cultures and identities?
Police brutality against Black people and brown people must end.
Disinformation poses a unique threat to our stability and society in the age of COVID-19.
Without social equality, people of color are constantly forced to defend or justify their own existence.
The problem we face as a society is much bigger than a murder or riot.
Make no mistake. Trump’s support for the police ultimately ties back to his xenophobia.
Latinos have directly benefited from the struggles and progress of the Black community.
Police brutality can no longer be placed on the back burner.
No candidate has been as vocal and dedicated to addressing the issue of police misconduct as Julián Castro.
Just because a company can do what it wants, as some have argued, is not a good argument that it should.
Now is the perfect time for Trump to exploit panic for political gain.
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.
"Bernie has the potential to benefit black and brown voters more than any other candidate in history."
"Today I invoke a challenge. A challenge to find something good in your life and to share it with others."
The GOP is anti-Latino, and its actions prove it.
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.
Make no mistake. Special interests want us to conform and forget our histories.
The country is facing a lot of problems, and not all of them will be solved by impeaching Trump.
Mexican Americans have a unique history with the United States that other Latinos simply don’t share.
There is a reason they call Obama the “Deporter In Chief.”
In a world where nation-state borders feel increasingly rigid, Twitter appears to be transcending them one tweet at a time.
There isn't just one narrowly defined definition of America. We are all products of our own upbringings and environments.
For years, Democrats were complicit in poor U.S. foreign policy. Now they have a chance to fix it.
Liza Treyger's political views haven't heard her. Why does it hurt others?
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
A look back at terrorist incidents suggests that citizens taking a more aggressive approach might help save lives.
Trump doesn't care about life. He only cares about his re-election
Obama had his faults, but womanizing, habitual dishonesty, and lack of professionalism weren't any of them.
The fact that Republicans don't cite ICE as an example of “intrusive government” merely proves how detached Republicans are both from Latinos and their own...
American values are at risk. It's on Americans to save them.
Nowhere have attacks on Mexican Americans been more prominent than in academia.