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Voter Registration Deadlines Approaching

As the United States commemorated National Voter Registration Day, the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) is

‘This Pesticide Causes Needless Harm’

“Farmworkers are simply seeking what others have in this country—a safe workplace. Nothing more, nothing less,”

13.1 Million Voters Continue To Be Ignored

As Latino voters prepare to head to the polls in less than two months, the National Association of Latino

History Repeats Itself

This year’s Dies y Seis de Septiembre should have special significance to Mexicana/o Chicana/o

New Workers’ Comp Laws to Reduce ...

Two newly signed laws will build upon California’s workers’ compensation reforms by addressing two critical issues—reducing treatment delays for injured workers and rooting out provider fraud and illegitimate liens. Governor Brown signed SB 1160 (Mendoza)...
Posted On 08 Oct 2016

Author Teams Up to Register Voters

Voto Latino, the leading non-profit organization empowering American Latino millennials by engaging them through civic media, will join author and immigrant rights advocate Julissa Arce during her My Underground American Dream book tour to register voters during...
Posted On 08 Oct 2016

Six Months Without Berta, Without Justice

Six months after the murder of Berta Caceres, far from forgetting, people throughout the world demanded justice and vowed to continue her organizing work in defense of land and territory locally, regionally and internationally. Berta’s work focused on the defense...
Posted On 01 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

Getting to Know José González, Founder of Latino Outdoors

José González is an experienced educator and the founder of Latino Outdoors, a Latino-led organization working to create a national community of leaders in conservation and outdoor education.

How was Latino Outdoors born and what is its purpose?...

Posted On 18 Sep 2016

What Kind Of World Do We Live In?

One hundred and fifty three years ago my great-great-grandmother Nape Hote Win (Mary Big Moccasin) survived the bloodiest conflict between the Sioux Nations and the U.S. Army ever on North Dakota soil. An estimated 300 to 400 of our people …

Posted On 09 Sep 2016

Community Groups Challenge EPA Lead Standards

A coalition of national and regional groups across the country are suing the United States Environmental Protection Agency for failing to update standards that protect families against neurotoxic lead-based paint and lead dust.

The “unreasonable delay” lawsuit, filed...

Posted On 01 Sep 2016