Windows into My World: Latino Youth Write Their Lives

Sarah Cortez

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However, growth in those neighborhoods could affect their diversity: if prices in diverse neighborhoods rise, lower-income residents may get priced out over time. In hospitals participating in the Get With the Guidelines–Stroke program between 2003 and 2008, adherence to evidence-based performance measures aimed at reducing the risk of secondary strokes was significantly lower in blacks or African Americans than in whites and Hispanics. 73 These differences were noted in smoking cessation counseling, prescription of antithrombotic medications on discharge, prescription of anticoagulant medications for atrial fibrillation, and prescription of lipid therapy for atherosclerosis-related strokes.

Remembering Cesar: The Legacy of Cesar Chavez

Ann McGregor

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The Latin American Association - Georgia - The Latin American Association helps Latino families achieve their aspirations for their academic, social and economic advancement. Typically the numerator (number of births or deaths) is derived from administrative records, while the denominator comes from intercensal population estimates. Democrat Ciro Rodriguez 's unexpected (and unexpectedly decisive) defeat of Republican incumbent Henry Bonilla was seen as proof of a leftward lurch among Latino voters; majority-Latino counties overwhelmingly backed Rodriguez, and majority European-American counties overwhelmingly backed Bonilla.

Américo Paredes: Culture and Critique (Jack and Doris

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Three awards of $2,000 each are given each year to the winning recipients. www.ons.org In an effort to assist nursing students from an ethnic minority background, the AACN and the California Endowment present a scholarship to eligible nursing students living in California. www.aacn.nche.edu This scholarship awards up to $8,000 for one year’s tuition and fees, the possibility to intern at a Kaiser medical site and attendance at the annual Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Awards gala.

George Santayana (Hispanics)(Oop) (Hispanics of Achievement)

David Carter

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Home > Publications > Justice on Trial > Chapter One: Race and the Police The disparate treatment of minorities in the American criminal justice system begins at the very first stage of that system: the investigation of suspected criminal activity by law enforcement agents. It’s no wonder that, on its March 5, 2012 cover, Time boldly proclaimed: “Why Latinos will pick the next President.” Latinos are also picking the TV shows, music, sports and products that are defining America today.

The Book of Isaias: A Child of Hispanic Immigrants Seeks His

Daniel Connolly

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Hey, ask just about any ethnic minority, and he will supply a time and place when he was slurred, dissed, or eyeballed funny because of his race and/or ethnicity. Davila grew up in a migrant family, and his life and achievements are chronicled in the book Moments of Truth: Robert R. NHLBI press releases and other materials are available at http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov. It has become an essential element of both individual identity and government policy. Latinos were Catholic, but by 2013 that slid to 55 percent.

Rafael Palmeiro : At Home with the Baltimore Orioles

Ed Brandt

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The first major attempt to estimate the size of the Hispanic population for the entire nation was in the 1970 Census, in which forms were completed by residents themselves. Cugat also appeared on the musical programs THE VOICE OF FIRESTONE/NBC/ABC/1949-1963 and AMERICA'S GREATEST BANDS/CBS/1955. *(Edward Albert/costar) Quisto Champion, the half-Mexican lawyer and son of the late Wade Champion, an Anglo who built the The Yellow Rose ranch, a 200,000 acre spread in west Texas.

Outside the Wall: A Puerto Rican Woman's Struggle

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By contrast, just 58% of the general public say the same. Before the mid-1960s, Hispanics were unfamiliar to most observers outside the Southwest, where persons of Mexican ancestry were well represented, and the Northeast, where Puerto Rican communities began to flourish after World War II. Asians supported Dole over Clinton (48 percent to 43 percent), but 84 percent of blacks and 72 percent of Hispanics voted for Clinton. 74 Minorities played a key role in state political races as well.

20,000 Spanish American Pseudonyms

Daniel C. Scroggins

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You see, the study has found that among all racial and ethnic groups in California, Hispanics have the lowest well-being score. Nearly one-in-four American workers are employed by a company that does business with the federal government, giving OFCCP a broad purview to enforce equal employment opportunity laws across the American labor force. The National Gang Intelligence Center (NGIC) prepared the 2011 National Gang Threat Assessment (NGTA) to examine emerging gang trends and threats posed by criminal gangs to communities throughout the United States.

Hoa-Junipero Serra -Lib (Hispanics of Achievement)

Sean Dolan

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According to the US Census Bureau (2013), the Hispanic population in 2012 was 53 million, making up 17% of the US population. Moynihan, (Eds.), Bourguignon, E. (1979). Keynote speakers, panels and concurrent workshops will complete this day-long symposium geared to provide opportunities for growth in different areas impacting women and families in today's ever-changing society. "As we celebrate the contributions Latinos have made and continue making in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, it is our hope that together we continue building stronger communities strengthened by educational, social and economic opportunities.

Linda Ronstadt (Hispanics of Achievement)

Melissa Amdur

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Hispanic, as used in the United States, is one of several terms used to categorize persons whose ancestry hails either from Spain, the Spanish-speaking countries of Latin America, or the original settlers of the traditionally Spanish-held Southwestern United States. Her family consists of Lisa Lisa as her mother Gloria Elaina Morales; Josh Cruze, as Taina's father Eduardo; Manolo Villaverde as Taina's grandfather, Abuelo (Gregorio 'Goyo' Sanchez); seven-year-old Brandon Iglesias as Taina's younger brother, Santito; Selenis Leyva as Taina's aunt, Titi Rosa.