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We’re Missing 90 Percent of the Story

Over the past few months, the Dakota Access pipeline and the Standing Rock Sioux tribe that opposes this oil

Latinos Urged to Sign Up for Health Coverage

As the fourth open enrollment period under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) began this month, the National Council

Deep Rooted Concerns Among Children

At Lincoln High School in southwest Denver, Colorado, many students and teachers spent most of the school day

Veteran Family Proud of Military Service

Cover Photo: Retired Army Lt. Col. Edwin Vargas speaks about his military experience during a recent

Udall Congratulates New México Nominees

U.S. Senator Tom Udall recently announced the 35 New México students who have received his nomination to attend a United States service academy beginning in 2017. A congressional, vice-presidential, or service-connected nomination is required for admission to the U.S. Military...
Posted On 01 Dec 2016

My Mom, the American Hero

For the past few weeks I have been thinking about your journey through life, Mom. I know that there are lots of things I don’t know about you, lots of things that happened in your life before I existed (time …
Posted On 01 Dec 2016

‘We Know Apprenticeship Works’

As part of the Department of Labor’s continuing efforts to grow apprenticeship programs abroad, Secretary Tomas Pérez traveled to Argentina last week to meet with businesses, union leaders and government officials about the role apprenticeship can play in expanding opportunity...
Posted On 25 Nov 2016

Condolences for Castro Family, Cuban People

By President Barack Obama   At this time of Fidel Castro’s passing, we extend a hand of friendship to the Cuban people. We know that this moment fills Cubans – in Cuba and in the United States – with powerful …
Posted On 01 Dec 2016

Our First National Park: More Precious Than Gold

“For the Benefit and Enjoyment of the People.” These are the words inscribed on the Roosevelt Arch, visited by millions who pass through the north entrance of Yellowstone National Park every year. President Theodore Roosevelt stood beside the arch in …

Posted On 01 Dec 2016

Use Your Power, Vote for Your Family’s Future

Tired of the negativity of this long, protracted political campaign? Keep reading. This may lift your spirit in these uncertain days.
Our community has a lot to be proud of, for instance, Sgt. Roy Benavídez, whose extraordinary act of heroism …

Posted On 28 Oct 2016

Commemorating Latino Environmental Contributions

In commemoration of Hispanic Heritage Month, GreenLatinos and the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) Action Fund highlight the contributions of Latinos to environmental and conservation leadership, and reiterating their call for strong action to address climate...

Posted On 01 Oct 2016

They Want to Deny Us a Clean, Bright Future

Your future and that of your family is on trial at a court in Washington, DC. Currently, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit is hearing oral arguments about the Clean Power Plan (CPP), the country’s …

Posted On 01 Oct 2016