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As more Hispanics gain access to credit and credit cards, they continue to play an expanding role in the American economy. Key demographic trends and credit card usage rates among Hispanic Americans show they are helping to drive the nation forward. continue reading »
Monday, President Obama spoke at the National Council of La Raza annual conference and recommitted himself to working towards getting the DREAM Act passed and work towards immigration reform, but along with the President, Republican presidential candidates were invited to address the conference. However, NCLR’s President said all nine turned down the invitation. continue reading »
The United States' largest Latino civil rights organization is urging the government to make some changes to the juvenile justice system to allow for more fairness. The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) has claimed that Latino young people receive “harsher treatment” continue reading »
This week, eleven teachers in Tucson, Arizona sued the state board of education and superintendent for an impending ban on Mexican-American studies. In a state already embroiled in controversy, Superintendent of Public Instruction To continue reading »