4 decades of gains, growth
Nearly five years ago, as a recently arrived Mexican immigrant, she couldn’t speak English. Thanks in large part to the programs of United Hispanic Americans, she’s in her second year at Indiana University ... of Mexican descent live in Allen County.
If our prisons were a country, what would Incarceration Nation look like? Foreign Policy opinion
Demographics: A nation of immigrants: Like many ... of African descent, another 20 percent is of Hispanic descent, and the remaining 40 percent are Caucasian or mixed. For the average American, this means that one's odds of spending time in Incarceration ...
Webb a wealth of experiences
His autobiography, "Wellington Webb: The Man, the Mayor ... the second black resident in a neighborhood comprising primarily Italian and Irish immigrants and some Hispanic families. Grandmother was well known in the area because she served as a Democratic ...
Inter-faith vigil supports comprehensive immigration reform
We need family unity and to stop the deportations that break up many of the families in this community and others. We need to make sure that the 11 million who live ... immigrants that came in 2012 were actually Hispanic and 38 percent were Asian descent.”
Ethnic Issues in Recall Play Out at Latino Parade
7 — Race and politics, two of the unsolvable riddles of California life, collided this morning at the corner of Cesar Chavez Avenue and Indiana ... Mexican. And while nearly half of the City of Los Angeles and one-third of the state is of Hispanic ...