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Being Latino in Arizona

In Arizona, 29.6% of the population claim Latino roots, a group that could prove crucial in the 2012 general election. With Republicans debating in Arizona ahead...

Graphic Sketches of Latino Life

Imagine a Mexican-American TV soap opera written with Federico Garcia Lorca's dramatic intensity and passion for female characters but produced with the randy...

Latino Power Shakes Up L.A.

In its 115-year history, the powerful Los Angeles County board of supervisors has never had an elected member who was not a white male. This fact has long...

Predicting the Latino Vote in 2012

The Latino vote will matter in the 2012 election. So say Republicans and Democrats, and even the cover of TIME magazine. But just how much it will matter is not...

Press: Dancing to The Latino Beat

The Cubans are coming! The Cubans are coming! That is the battle cry these days of angry Mexican Americans in the Los Angeles area. The target of their wrath:...