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Border Patrol boycotts Donald Trump's visit to Laredo TX

Border Patrol boycotts Donald Trump's visit to Laredo TX

In 2004, Trump said that the U.S. economy does better during Democratic administrations.

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GOP and Latinos pile on Donald Trump

GOP and Latinos pile on Donald Trump

Latino leader urges more businesses to dump Trump.

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Hispanic pop-tart says 'I hate America'

Hispanic pop-tart says 'I hate America'

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Trump: Mexico is no friend of the United States

Trump: Mexico is no friend of the United States

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Was Donald Trump right about rate of Latino crime?

Was Donald Trump right about rate of Latino crime?

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George Zimmerman survives shooting incident

George Zimmerman survives shooting incident

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Black Republican voices concern over terrorist threat

Black Republican voices concern over terrorist threat

Rep. Will Hurd is first black GOP Congressman in Texas since Reconstruction. A former CIA officer and cybersecurity expert, he says Americans should be worried about computer security and the social media campaign by the Islamic State.

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Jeb Bush: 'Hispanic'?

Jeb Bush: 'Hispanic'?

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Florida man celebrates New Year's beheading his mother

Florida man celebrates New Year's beheading his mother

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What does the immigration issue mean to Hispanic voters, and why?

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The murderous logic of Obama's new immigration policy

The murderous logic of Obama's new immigration policy

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A bullish financial market for illegal immigrants

A bullish financial market for illegal immigrants

Should Obama go through with amnesty for illegal aliens, housing starts may improve, sparking national economic growth.

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Thought for the day: Obama's change of heart about immigration

Thought for the day: Obama's change of heart about immigration

It is widely being reported that President Obama will soon announce a policy shift in the enforcement of U.S. immigration laws that will encourage petitions for asylum for thousands of immigrant minors who slipped across the southern border this year.

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Republicans garner 40 percent of Hispanic vote

Republicans garner 40 percent of Hispanic vote

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Utah cops shoot Hispanic man seeking help

Utah cops shoot Hispanic man seeking help

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The paradoxical American debate on immigration

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Federal agencies refuse church donations for immigrant surge

Federal agencies refuse church donations for immigrant surge

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Catholic bishop demands action on immigrant minors

Catholic bishop demands action on immigrant minors

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Twitter in Spanish grows as does Spanish language internet

Twitter in Spanish grows as does Spanish language internet

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Drop in Mexican immigrants reflected in lower remittance amounts

Drop in Mexican immigrants reflected in lower remittance amounts

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Can Ted Cruz be the first Hispanic president?

Can Ted Cruz be the first Hispanic president?

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U.S. Hispanics expanding beyond traditional settlement areas

U.S. Hispanics expanding beyond traditional settlement areas

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America's continued fascination with eugenic genocide

America's continued fascination with eugenic genocide

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Trayvon Martin is no hero of civil rights

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Florida counties brace for violence in Zimmerman case

Florida counties brace for violence in Zimmerman case

A video produced as a public service announcement by Broward County FL is asking the public to "raise your voice and not your fist," anticipating violence should George Zimmerman be found not guilty of the killing of Trayvon Martin.

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Target Stores sued for discrimination against Hispanics

Target Stores sued for discrimination against Hispanics

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Pew poll shows diversity of U.S. Hispanic population

Pew poll shows diversity of U.S. Hispanic population

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'Demography is destiny' says Jeb Bush in advocating immigration

'Demography is destiny' says Jeb Bush in advocating immigration

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Jeb Bush says GOP must move away from small-government mantra

Jeb Bush says GOP must move away from small-government mantra

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The Madonnas of St Augustine: book review

The Madonnas of St Augustine: book review

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Secure borders first, then immigration reform

Secure borders first, then immigration reform

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Mexican priest gets Jesse Jackson's support for immigration reform

Mexican priest gets Jesse Jackson's support for immigration reform

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Soundings 3: Recess appointments, audacity of illegal aliens, and a do-nothing Congress

Soundings 3: Recess appointments, audacity of illegal aliens, and a do-nothing Congress

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Texas student punished for refusing to recite Mexican pledge of allegiance

Texas student punished for refusing to recite Mexican pledge of allegiance

Texas student Brenda Brinsdon, daughter of a Mexican mother and an American father, refused to recite the Mexican pledge as required by her teacher. For this she was disciplined. Her family is now suing the school

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Back to the Future: Immigration for the nation's sake

Back to the Future: Immigration for the nation's sake

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American Mixed Salad: A portrait of 40 million immigrants

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President Obama and Congress should work out immigration problem

President Obama and Congress should work out immigration problem

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Texas trooper in helicopter kills two immigrants

Texas trooper in helicopter kills two immigrants

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Discrepancies among Hispanic voters along lines of religion

Support for Obama among Catholic Latinos is quite high, while for Evangelicals support for Obama is at 50%. Less than half of Evangelical Latinos support Romney.

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Texas boy recovers despite hospital ruling to terminate life-giving care

Texas boy recovers despite hospital ruling to terminate life-giving care

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Mexican-American Mitt Romney

Mexican-American Mitt Romney

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Famed Mexican singer Chavela Vargas, dead at 93

Famed Mexican singer Chavela Vargas, dead at 93

Vargas was never secretive about her lesbian attraction to other women, gaining the affection of leftists and music lovers throughout Latin America.

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Senator Rubio: top pick as Romney's VP

Senator Rubio: top pick as Romney's VP

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Obama and Republicans claim victory in court decision on immigration

Obama and Republicans claim victory in court decision on immigration

Latinos still lionize Obama, following split decision on Arizona's controversial immigration law.

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Minorities surpass whites in making babies

Minorities surpass whites in making babies

The largest and fastest-growing 'minority' group in the U.S. remains the Hispanic community. It registered an increase of 3.1 percent since 2010.

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Latino group voices opposition to Obama flip-flop on same-sex marriage

Latino group voices opposition to Obama flip-flop on same-sex marriage

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Blacks and Hispanics are two times more likely to have cancerous polyps

Blacks and Hispanics are two times more likely to have cancerous polyps

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Colorado River environmentalists seek preservation of natural resource

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George Zimmerman carried weapon against neighborhood watch rules

George Zimmerman carried weapon against neighborhood watch rules

George Zimmmerman listed himself as a Democrat and Hispanic American on his Florida voter registration. When his wife had been threatened by a dog, police told him to buy a firearm instead of pepper spray.

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Net migration from Mexico to US falls to zero

Net migration from Mexico to US falls to zero

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César Chávez: much too Catholic for some

César Chávez: much too Catholic for some

The famed Mexican-American labor organizer was "the last Catholic in America" to achieve "cultural/political synthesis" and bring Catholic social teachings into the public square.

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Racial politics and the 2012 electoral race

Racial politics and the 2012 electoral race

The GOP has failed to garner support from minorities and immigrants. That spells trouble for Mitt Romney and other Republicans.

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Race baiting and media hustling in the Trayvon Martin case

Race baiting and media hustling in the Trayvon Martin case

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How to think of the United States as a mixed salad

How to think of the United States as a mixed salad

...instead of a mixing pot.

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Bishop Oscar Romero: the political dimension of opting for the poor

Bishop Oscar Romero: the political dimension of opting for the poor

For the assassinated Salvadoran bishop, Oscar Romero, the suffering of the poor is the suffering of the children of God in history, on earth. Coming closer to the poor, then, is a deepening of faith.

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Accused killer George Zimmerman needs better legal advice

Accused killer George Zimmerman needs better legal advice

The normal brief for controversy is to keep silent. George Martin, however, now must explain his version of the events that led to the death of teenaged Trayvon Martin.

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A Christian perspective on the Trayvon Martin case

A Christian perspective on the Trayvon Martin case

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'Swirling rhetoric' on Trayvon Martin case is denounced

'Swirling rhetoric' on Trayvon Martin case is denounced

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Republicans will have to court Hispanics to win the White House

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Obama's fellow travelers: Catholic bishops opposed to religious liberty

Obama's fellow travelers: Catholic bishops opposed to religious liberty

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The American Way of Eating: an excerpt from a fascinating book

The American Way of Eating: an excerpt from a fascinating book

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Assembly of God congregation robbed at gunpoint in Mexico

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Mexican woman arraigned for beating her boy to death

Mexican woman arraigned for beating her boy to death

Brain trauma led to the death of the emaciated 5-year-old Hector Javier Loya Cota.

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Let’s talk sex: Bridging the disconnect with young Hispanic Catholics

Let’s talk sex: Bridging the disconnect with young Hispanic Catholics

Is the Catholic Church missing the boat on Latino youth and contraception?

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Mexico: rewards offered following deadly prison break

Mexico: rewards offered following deadly prison break

Prison officials in northern Mexico have been fired and are now under investigation for a daring prison break. More than 40 members of the Gulf cartel narcotics organization were killed by Zetas - a rival group that managed to spring 30 members from jail.

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Latinos re-assess support for Obama

Latinos re-assess support for Obama

Strangely, President Obama is targetting the very people who put him into office by pressing for abortion that is largely aimed at minorities.

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Tiny El Salvador pushes back Obama's State Department

Tiny El Salvador pushes back Obama's State Department

Civic groups in El Salvador are voicing opposition to Obama's appointment of Mari Carmen Aponte as ambassador to their country.

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Catholic bishop sues priest for speaking against homosexuality

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Number of foreign-born in US on the upswing

Number of foreign-born in US on the upswing

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Obama enjoys strong Latino support despite record deportations

Obama enjoys strong Latino support despite record deportations

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Latin American countries challenge Utah state law on immigration

Latin American countries challenge Utah state law on immigration

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Reclaiming the spirit of Christmas with Hispanic customs

Reclaiming the spirit of Christmas with Hispanic customs

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The Latino power-broker of California

The Latino power-broker of California

L.A. mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has a long history of involvement in labor unions, ACLU, and abortion rights. Even so, his election was applauded by Cardinal Roger Mahony.

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Recipe: Celebrate All Saints Day with Guatemalan 'fiambre' salad

Recipe: Celebrate All Saints Day with Guatemalan 'fiambre' salad

On November 1, Guatemalans recall the deceased members of their families and pray for the intervention of the saints. Like Thanksgiving Day in the US and Canada, it is a time for family reunions, special foods, and memories.

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The Power of Pumpkins

The Power of Pumpkins

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