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WednesdayJanuary 11, 2012

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Ecuador to Protect Its Cultural Heritage with a Nearly $40 Million Investment

Ecuador to Protect Its Cultural Heritage with a Nearly $40 Million Investment

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Ecuador will carry out a broad program to protect and restore its cultural heritage with the help of a loan for $37.8 million from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

The program, which will be carried out by the Ministry for Cultural Heritage Coordination, includes some 10 large demonstration projects and asset recovery initiatives in various cities in the country.

The country’s National Institute of Cultural Heritage estimates that Ecuador has some three million cultural heritage material assets, of which only 2.7 percent are registered.

This low level of registration hinders Ecuador’s efforts to protect, conserve and recover the country’s cultural wealth. Among assets lacking registration are more than 1.3 million pieces of art, 1.2 million archaeological artifacts, 40,000 pieces of real estate, 15,000 archaeological sites, 4,000 institutional files, 2,000 collections of documents, and 80 historical archives.

The IDB loan is expected to finance the registry of more than 300,000 cultural property assets over the next five years.

Registering and systematizing information on cultural heritage will help to improve the country’s ability to formulate public policies to support development. The preservation and restoration of the country’s cultural heritage is a priority area of work for the government, on a par with social and economic sectors.

The demonstration projects will be carried out in the municipalities of Zaruma-Portovelo (Zaruma is a UNESCO Cultural Heritage Site candidate), in Santa Elena (the location of Valdivia, considered the cradle of Ecuadorian archeology) and in Puyo, which will serve as a model for the country’s Amazon region.

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Goalie Enaut Zubikarai Doesn’t See Opponent Behind Him, Allows Easy Goal on EZ Goal (VIDEO)

Goalie Enaut Zubikarai Doesn’t See Opponent Behind Him, Allows Easy Goal on EZ Goal (VIDEO)

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After Mallorca’s failed attempt on the Real Sociedad goal, RS’s goalie Enaut Zubikarai drops the ball to the ground to kick it away. What he doesn’t realize is that Gonzalo Castro of the Mallorca team is still behind him and sees that he has not been spotted. Using the opportunity to speed in and take control of the ball Castro was able to score an easy goal on the EZ goal.


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“Black and Latino” Documentary Debuting on mun2 TV Today

“Black and Latino” Documentary Debuting on mun2 TV Today

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mun2, a bicultural cable network, will be exploring how Latinos are changing the way America understands race and ethnicity. 

Drawing from the uniquely American stories of Latino celebrities, musicians and journalists of African heritage including singer/actress Christina Milian (American Pie), actor Laz Alonso (Avatar), actress Tatyana Ali (Fresh Prince of Bel Air), and MSNBC journalist Soledad O’Brien, the web original explores the often misrepresented segment of the US Latino population. 

Black and Latino” debuts today, (January 11th) on mun2.tv/blackandlatino.

Other interviews with American tastemakers include “The Voice” season one winner Javier Colon, actresses Gina Torres (The Matrix) and Judy Reyes (Scrubs), pop singer Kat de Luna, magazine editor Mimi Valdes and music video director Jessy Terrero (50 Cent’s The New Breed), who relate their own previously untold experiences of working through the unreasonable constraints of stereotypes in both Hispanic and mainstream culture.  The short, made-for-web documentary also features man-on-the-street interviews with Generation Y Latinos who provide a refreshingly nuanced understanding of race and identity in contemporary America.

“Black and Latino” marks the latest mun2.tv original.  The award-winning site received an Imagen award in 2011 in the Best Web Series category for an original online program about Mexican American culture titled “Chismex”.

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Latino Culture is Theme of New Food and Travel Magazine- “Latin Lover”

Latino Culture is Theme of New Food and Travel Magazine- “Latin Lover”

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Lovers of Latin American gastronomy are enjoying a new online magazine specializing in food and travel, in which restaurants, recipes and hotels are reviewed and other aspects of the Latino culture and tourist opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean are discussed.

Peruvian graphic designer Chris Yong-Garcia is the editor-in-chief of Latin Lover, presented Tuesday in New York, with which he intends to take readers “on a trip through Latino cooking.”

The English-language quarterly includes interviews with prominent restauranteurs and chefs and a wide variety of recipes that gather together the “rich cultural heritage” behind Latino dishes.

The new publication also includes travel advice regarding the places where the gastronomic delights originate.

Yong-Garcia said in a press communique that his aim is “to build a community around Latin culture that bridges Latino and non-Latino populations and facilitates tourism both at home - in the restaurants and cultural institutions of New York City and beyond - and abroad around the world.”

The first issue of the new online magazine is devoted to Peruvian gastronomy and one of its most outstanding chefs - Emmanuel Piqueras, the son of Lima Mayor Susana Villaran - and someone who has been acknowledged as one of the best in the world by different specialized magazines such as Food and Wine.

Space is also devoted in the first issue to Mexican cooking, one of the best-known in the United States, as well as an interview with Mexican chef Domingo Garza.

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US Government Says It Cannot be Sued for Unethical STD Experiments Done on Guatemalans in the 1940s

US Government Says It Cannot be Sued for Unethical STD Experiments Done on Guatemalans in the 1940s

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In the 1940s, the U.S. Public Health Service conducted research on sexually transmitted diseases in Guatemala involving the intentional infection of vulnerable human populations, but since making this discovery, the Obama administration has stated that those exposed cannot sue the U.S.

From 1946 to 1948, researchers with the PHS conducted experiments on Guatemalan prostitutes, prisoners, mental patients and soldiers, exposing them to STDs to test penicillin’s effectiveness.

Records of these test were hidden until a medical historian at Wellesley College uncovered in 2009.

Since the discovery, President Obama, Secretary of State Hilary Rodham Clinton, and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius have apologized for the experiments. However, earlier this week, the federal government stated that according to the Federal Tort Reform Claims Act, the U.S. is protected from lawsuits filed in response to injuries suffered in a foreign countries even if the injuries were cause by acts planned in the U.S.

Furious Guatemalans and their advocates say that citing the FTC Act negates any apologies expressed.

An attorney for the would-be plaintiffs Terrence Collingsworth released a statement saying, “We will continue to vigorously fight for the rights of the Guatemalans wronged in this matter to obtain a remedy for the harms done by U.S. officials, but we remain open to the United States deciding to do the right thing, consistent with long-established human rights law and basic morality.”

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Tucson School Board Suspends Mexican American Studies Classes

Tucson School Board Suspends Mexican American Studies Classes

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Effective immediately, the Tucson Unified School District’s (TUSD) ethnic studies program has been suspended after a long and controversial public hearing.

An Arizona judge had previously ruled that the ethnic studies classes were in violation of the law because they were divisive and as State Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal stated, they “promote resentment toward a race or class of people.”

Advocates of the classes however say that not allowing students to be taught about their heritage and culture is racist, adding that the classes are intended to teach them an often neglected part of American history.

At the public hearing, the TUSD board voted 4 to 1 to get rid of the classes. If the classes had continued, come February, 10 percent of the district’s monthly apportionment of state aid would have been withheld, and would have been applied retroactively, meaning the school would have been out about $15 million over the fiscal year.

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Texas Student Sarah Bustamantes, 12, Arrested for Spraying Perfume

Texas Student Sarah Bustamantes, 12, Arrested for Spraying Perfume

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Like many young students, Sarah Bustamantes was teased. Her classmates often told her she smelled and made fun of her for being “weird.” So on one of these occasions, 12-year-old Bustamantes pulled out a bottle of perfume and sprayed herself twice.

What followed has many criticizing not only the school, but the Texas law makers that would allow such measures.

Bustamantes told The Guardian, ‘They were saying a lot of rude things to me. Just picking on me. So I sprayed myself with perfume. Then they said, ‘Put that away, that’s the most terrible smell I’ve ever smelled.’ Then the teacher called the police.’

The officer who routinely patrols the halls was called in, and Bustamantes was charged with a criminal misdemeanor and ordered to appear in court.

Bustamantes’ story is not the only one of its kind. Students all around Texas have been arrested and/or ticketed for arriving to school a few minutes late, wearing inappropriate clothing, swearing, leaving crumbs on the table after lunch, and even playing with paper planes. In other words, relatively normal childhood behavior can leave children with criminal records.

In 2010, Texas police gave nearly 300,000 “Class C misdemeanor” tickets to children as young as six. In the last six years, around 1,000 of these types of tickets were given to primary or pre-high school age children.

Once ticketed, the children are given fines, community service, and at times even jail sentences.

In 2011, the state legislature changed the law so that 10- and 11-year-old students could not be issued tickets for classroom behavior. In Texas, the age of criminal responsibility is 10.

However, a bill aiming to abolish the practice entirely was shot down, even despite support from federal government officials.

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Actress Kate del Castillo Believes More in “El Chapo” Guzman Than the Government

Actress Kate del Castillo Believes More in “El Chapo” Guzman Than the Government

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Crossover actress Kate del Castillo has stunned many with recent claims that she believes more in the escaped Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman than in governments.

Tuesday, Del Castillo tweeted (a link to her Twextra account), “Today, I believe more in El Chapo Guzman than in the governments who hide truths from me.”

She went on to say that the unspecified “governments” have been “hiding the cures for cancer, AIDS, etc. for their own benefit and enrichment.”

Her statements come just as the U.S. Treasury department has named El Chapo the most powerful drug trafficker in the world.

After his capture, the drug lord escaped a Mexican prison in 2001 by way of a laundry truck. Since his escape, a $7 million bounty has been placed on his head, but he continues to expand his organization, the Sinaloa Cartel. He has also been on Forbes’ list of the world’s richest people with an estimated wealth of $1 billion.

Del Castillo’s 800-word Twitter-linked post continued:

Mr. Chapo, wouldn’t it be great if you started trafficking with positive things? With cures for diseases, with food for street children, with alcohol for old people’s homes so they spend their final days doing whatever they like, trafficking with corrupt politicians and not with women and children who wind up as slaves?

Go ahead, dare to, sir, you would be the hero of heroes, let’s traffick with love, you know how.

Del Castillo, 39, who was born Kate del Castillo Negrete Trillo, is a Mexican actress who became well known after her 1991 role as Leticia in the telenovela Muchachitas.

In 2006, she appeared in the Jennifer Lopez and Martin Sheen movie Bordertown about deaths in Ciudad Juarez. Her recent roles include playing Teresa Mendoza on Telemundo’s “La reina del sur”, a Spanish-language series about a woman from Mexico (Mendoza) who becomes the most powerful drug trafficker in southern Spain. The telenovelas ran from February to May 2011.

In 2009, Del Castillo was named Ambassador for the Mexican Commission on Human Rights. The following year she helped launch the Blue Heart Campaign in order to raise awareness and fight human trafficking.

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Murders of Hispanics 10 and 24 in California in 2010, 5X that of Whites

Murders of Hispanics 10 and 24 in California in 2010, 5X  that  of  Whites

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Murders of Hispanics between the ages of 10 and 24 in California in 2010 were five times more frequent than those of their white peers, according to a study presented Tuesday by the Violence Policy Center.

The report, entitled “Lost Youth: A County-by-County Analysis of 2010 California Homicide Victims Ages 10 to 24,” found that 53 percent of the 680 homicide victims were Hispanic, 34 percent were African American and 7 percent were white.

Black youths are 22 times more likely to be murdered than white youths.

The investigation was based on data from the California Department of Justice Supplementary Homicide Report.

Regarding the relationship between the victims and their killers, among young Hispanics where the relationship could be determined, about three of every 10 were victims of homicide caused by someone they knew and 23 percent of the victims were gangmembers.

Nearly 90 percent of Hispanic murder victims were killed by guns.

More than half, 54 percent, of the homicides of young Hispanics occurred on the street, the sidewalk or in a parking lot, 14 percent in the residence of the victim or killer, 14 percent in someone else’s residence and 8 percent in a vehicle.

For the second consecutive year, Monterey County had the highest rate of homicides in the 10-24 age group, with 24.36 per every 100,000 residents. Latinos made up 91 percent of the victims.

In Los Angeles County, of the 248 homicides registered among the 10-24 age group of about 2.2 million, 58 percent of the victims were Hispanic

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NY Giant’s Victor Cruz Becomes Dad for First Time

New York Giant’s wide receiver and zone salsa dancer, Victor Cruz became a first time dad on Monday, January 9 in New Jersey. 

Cruz’ long-time girl, publicist Elaina Watley, had baby girl Kennedy with Cruz at her side.

“Every time I’m out there, I’m out there running around for her and catching the ball for her, so she’s always on my mind.” he said about Kennedy’s birth.

Victor Cruz, 25, took an unlikely path to success coming to New York as an undrafted free agent and was signed in the off-season.  Now he has played in his first ever play-off season.

Felicidades Victor.

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Joran Van der Sloot Pleads Guilty to Murder of Peruvian Woman, Stephany Flores

Joran Van der Sloot Pleads Guilty to Murder of Peruvian Woman, Stephany Flores

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Joran Van der Sloot, one of the world’s most hated suspected killers, has plead guilty to the murder of a 21-year-old girl.

In 2010, a Peruvian woman named Stephany Flores was murdered after leaving a Lima casino. Van der Sloot, 24, confessed to killing Flores in May 2010, saying that she looked at his laptop and found information linking him to the disappearance of Natalee Holloway. The Alabama teen had been on vacation in Aruba when officials believe Van der Sloot killed her, though the case against him fell apart because prosecutors did not have enough evidence to lock him up. Her 2005 disappearance remains unsolved.

Last week, Van der Sloot hinted that he was preparing to plead guilty to Flores’ murder, but said he did not accept the aggravated murder charges the prosecution was seeking. It is said that he admitted to killing Flores in a ferocious and cruel manner during a fit of rage. However, prosecutors have stated they believe he killed her to gain the money she had won at the casino.

Flores was found strangled and severely beaten on May 30, 2010.

Wednesday morning, the Dutch citizen pled guilty to her murder.

He remains the main suspect in the Holloway disappearance and suspected murder. In fact, Flores was murdered exactly 5 years after Natalee Holloway went missing in Aruba, the Caribbean island where the Dutchman grew up.

After Van der Sloot entered a guilty plea, the judge adjourned the trial until Friday, stating that his sentence will be given then.

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Iran’s Nuclear Program Gets Boost from Nicaragua’s President Ortega

Iran’s Nuclear Program Gets Boost from Nicaragua’s President Ortega

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Daniel Ortega began his second consecutive five-year term as president of Nicaragua with a speech substantially devoted to defending the Iranian nuclear program.

The current campaign of sanctions and pressure on Tehran threatens global peace, Ortega said Tuesday night from a dais occupied by seven heads of state and government, including Iran’s Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, and by Spain’s Crown Prince Felipe.

He spoke of a “a true conspiracy” against Iran, “that in the final account goes against the whole region, against the peace of the world.”

Ahmadinejad arrived in Managua from Venezuela, the first stop on a Latin American tour that comes as Washington and its allies have intensified pressure on Iran over its nuclear program.

The United States and Israel say they believe the program has a military component aimed at developing nuclear weapons, while Iran says it is interested only in energy and producing isotopes for medical use.

Inspectors from the International Atomic Energy Agency have found no evidence of diversion of nuclear materials in Iran.

“We remember what happened in Iraq,” Ortega said. “They (U.S. officials) swore that President Saddam Hussein, may he rest in peace, had atomic weapons. They swore it and assured us of it and, from there, launched an invasion.”

Speaking for more than an hour, Ortega took time to hail Chavez, his closest ally, for the Venezuelan leader’s recent battle with cancer.

He also thanked Crown Prince Felipe for Spain’s enduring solidarity with Nicaragua.

“Spain has maintained at every moment ... independently of who governs in Nicaragua and who governs in Spain ... unconditional cooperation,” Ortega said, after acknowledging Spaniards’ current economic hardships.

The 66-year-old Ortega, who ruled Nicaragua from 1979-1990 as leader of the Sandinista movement that overthrew dictator Anastasio Somoza, returned to the presidency in 2006 and won another term last November in elections that also gave his party control of Congress.

Nicaragua’s opposition denounced the electoral process as fraudulent and boycotted the inauguration.

Independent pre-election polls forecast a decisive win for Ortega.

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Halle Berry Engaged to French-Spaniard Olivier Martinez

Halle Berry Engaged to French-Spaniard Olivier Martinez

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It appears the Halle Berry has changed her mind on marriage and reports are confirming her engagement to actor Olivier Martinez.

The 45-year-old Oscar winning actress got engaged over the holidays while traveling with Martinez.  The pair have been dating for close to two years. 

Martinez, who is of Spanish and French descent, co-starred with the actress on “Dark Tide” and that is where reports say their relationship started.   

Berry was previously married to baseball player David Justice and rocker Eric Benet. She has a daughter, Nahla, with ex-boyfriend Gabriel Aubry.  Meanwhile, Martinez has been linked to a bevy of beauties that include Mira Sorvino and Kylie Minogue.

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AT&T Recognized for Its Inclusion of Latino in Its Workforce, 12% of Workforce is Hispanic

AT&T Recognized for Its Inclusion of Latino in Its Workforce, 12% of Workforce is Hispanic

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AT&T has received the highest rating for all telecommunication firms on the 2011 Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility’s Corporate Inclusion Index (HACR CII).

AT&T was one of only two companies to achieve a 95 rating, the highest in the 2011 HACR CII. The HACR CII rates Hispanic inclusion by Fortune 100 companies and its corporate partners in the areas of workforce, procurement, philanthropy, and governance.

“AT&T continues to demonstrate its commitment to diversity with policies that ensure the inclusion of Hispanics at all levels and in every one of its varied business lines,” said Janet Murguia, chairperson of the HACR Board of Directors and president and CEO of National Council of La Raza. “AT&T is one of the few companies moving the needle in advancing full inclusion of Hispanics in this country.”

Examples of AT&T’s commitment to Hispanic inclusion are:

*  A 12 percent representation of Hispanics in the AT&Tworkforce.  The total U.S. AT&T workforce is 40 percent female and 38 percent people of color.

*  Sponsorship of an award-winningemployee resource group, HACEMOS (the Hispanic/Latino Employee Association of AT&T).
A top-rated globalsupplier diversity program that spent more than $9.2 billion with minority, women and disabled-veteran suppliers in 2010, representing 18.8 percent of the company’s procurement base.  AT&T’s goal is to achieve 21.5 percent of its procurement from diverse suppliers.

*  Strong focus on theHispanic Consumer Market, which includes converting more than 700 retail stores in high-density Hispanic markets including California, Florida, New York and Texas to a bilingual (Spanish/English) format; full online and social media presence in Spanish; a strong advertising investment in Hispanic media; and sponsorship of top-rated Hispanic music, television, sports and entertainment programs and events.

*  Support of the Hispanic community by investing resources to advance education, strengthen communities and improve lives. In 2010, AT&T contributed more than $148 million to the diverse communities it serves through corporate, employee and AT&T Foundation giving programs.

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Cuban Opposition to Island’s Gov’t Claim 796 Were Arrested in December for Political Reasons

The opposition Cuban Commission on Human Rights and National Reconciliation said Tuesday that in December there were a record 796 temporary arrests for political reasons on the Communist-ruled island.

The government “continues to criminalize, with an anachronistic Penal Code, the free exercise of all civil, political, economic and cultural rights,“the commission said in a report.

Commission spokesman Elizardo Sanchez blamed the “repressive tendency” of the Cuban regime for the high number of arrests in a month when World Human Rights Day was celebrated and when a flotilla of exiles from Miami in international waters off the Cuban coast shot off fireworks in support of dissidents on the island.

Most of the arrests in December were brief and some lasted several days, according to the commission, which denounced in its report the “countless cases of police violence.”

With the cases in December, the number of temporary detentions for political reasons recorded by the commission throughout 2011 totaled 4,123 compared with the 2,074 in 2010.

Sanchez said that there have been between 20 and 30 political arrests so far this month.

Among them was the detention of Guillermo Fariñas, recipient of the European Parliament’s 2010 Sakharov Prize for the defense of human rights, who has been behind bars since Monday in the central city of Santa Clara, Sanchez and the dissident’s mother, Alicia Hernandez, told Efe.

In its report, the commission also mentions that the pardons the Raul Castro government granted to almost 2,991 convicts, including seven political prisoners, “represents a scant 4 percent of the estimated total prison population” on the island.

It also says that on the same day the pardons were granted, “the regime confined three peaceful dissidents to high-security prisons without formal charges and in subhuman conditions.”

The government dismisses most dissidents as “counterrevolutionaries” and “mercenaries” at the service of the United States.

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U.S. Cuban Catholics Will Go to Cuba to Meet Pope

U.S. Cuban Catholics Will Go to Cuba to Meet Pope

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The Archdiocese of Miami has confirmed a pilgrimage to Cuba to allow the Cuban Catholic devotees in South Florida to participate in the visit to the island of Pope Benedict XVI, scheduled for the end of March.

Details will be communicated within ten days, according to those in charge, by the Archdiocese of Miami. “I hope that there will be hundreds of people who will go to Cuba,” said the Archbishop of Miami, Mgr. Thomas Wenski, during a meeting with “El Nuevo Herald,” and “The Miami Herald”.

Mgr.Wenski reiterated that the Holy Father’s journey, in addition to strengthening the Catholic faith in the island, will also serve to unite the Cuban Catholics who live on the island with those who live outside the island. “I hope that the Pope once again insists on promoting the idea of reconciliation”, Mgr.Wenski said, he has always wanted to maintain a close relationship between the Catholic Church in Florida and in Cuba.

Recently the Archbishop of Miami co-celebrated, together with the Bishops of Cuba, an open-air Mass in La Habana, which marked the end of three years of preparation for the Marian Jubilee of 2012, sponsored by the Bishops of Cuba to commemorate the 400 years of the discovery of the image of the Virgin of Charity, patroness of Cuba, which laid the foundation for Christian worship on the island.

During his pastoral visit, from March 26 to 28, the Pope will visit the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Charity of El Cobre, in Santiago de Cuba, which preserves the original image of the Virgin, found in the Bay of Nipe in 1612.

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Obama’s Point Person on Immigration, Cecila Munoz, Now Domestic Policy Chief

Obama’s Point Person on Immigration, Cecila Munoz, Now Domestic Policy Chief

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President Barack Obama named Cecilia Muñoz, a former vice president of the National Council of La Raza, as director of the Domestic Policy Council, the White House said Tuesday.

Muñoz’s work will entail coordinating the development of domestic policies and supervising their execution, according to an official communique.

Muñoz, until now White House director of Intergovernmental Affairs and charged with coordinating relations with state and local governments, will replace Melody Barnes as head of domestic policy.

“Over the past three years, Cecilia has been a trusted adviser who has demonstrated sound judgment day in and day out,” Obama said, hailing Muñoz’s work “on behalf of middle class families.”

“I’m confident she’ll bring the same unwavering dedication to her new position,” the president said.

Born in Detroit to Bolivian immigrant parents, Muñoz became an expert in immigration policy while working for La Raza, the country’s largest Hispanic civil rights organization.

Obama hopes that Hispanics, who gave him valuable support in the 2008 campaign, will back his bid for reelection in November.

But some in the Hispanic community have expressed their dissatisfaction with the president, who promised comprehensive immigration reform but has yet to deliver.

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