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Lancaster County No Longer Land of the Amish but Rather of the Latino

Lancaster County No Longer Land of the Amish but Rather of the Latino

Lancaster County in Pennsylvania no longer appears to be the land of the Amish but rather the Latino, with its population surging past the Amish. The U.S. census data is showing that this southern central Pennsylvania region will have a decidedly Latino flavor with over 45,000 Latinos living in the area. The Hispanic population grew over 68 percent in the last 10 years and surpassing the 30,000 Amish that have long ca continue reading »

Argentine Court Mandates Google Censor its Search Results for Anti-Semitic Searches

Argentine Court Mandates Google Censor its Search Results for Anti-Semitic Searches

In an unprecedented move, an Argentine court has ordered Google, Inc. to stop having its search engine suggest any sites that are anti-Semitic in nature. In addition the court is mandating that Google remove those type of sites from it massive search engine index. continue reading »

Number Swell as Spain’s Youth Continue to Hold Anti-Government Rallies on Day of Elections

Number Swell as Spain’s Youth Continue to Hold Anti-Government Rallies on Day of Elections

The number of Spanish youth protesting their government’s economic policies and the high unemployment rate amongst them, continue to climb. The anti-government protests are being held across key cities in the country like Barcelona, Madrid and Seville. continue reading »

Hispanic Republican Group Urge Porsche to Boycott Georgia in Light of Anti-Immigrant Laws

Hispanic Republican Group Urge Porsche to Boycott Georgia in Light of Anti-Immigrant Laws

Somos Republicans, a national watchdog group and the largest Hispanic Republican grassroots organization, is urging Porsche North American to reconsider its decision to build a new headquarters facility in the state of Georgia. continue reading »

Flower Ortega Anticipates World Youth Day 2011 (VIDEO)

Flower Ortega Anticipates World Youth Day 2011 (VIDEO)

A new generations of Catholics will seek out their place in the church in Madrid this August at World Youth Day 2011. continue reading »

Miley Cyrus in Bogota Colombia (VIDEO)

Miley Cyrus in Bogota Colombia (VIDEO)

On Thursday Miley Cyrus made a brief stop in Colombia for a concert. Miley found the time to visit a school and make the day for many of her young fans. continue reading »

Brazilian Women Oldest  Known Person (VIDEO)

Brazilian Women Oldest Known Person (VIDEO)

An almost 115-year-old Brazilian woman, Maria Gomes Valentim, could go down in the Guinness Book of World Records as the 'Oldest Living Person.' continue reading »

Store Stops Selling ‘illegal immigrant hunting permit’ Bumper Stickers

Store Stops Selling ‘illegal immigrant hunting permit’ Bumper Stickers

A protest was planned in Sturtevant WI to bring attention to the sale of bumper stickers reading “illegal immigrant hunting permit’. Before the protest began however, the owner of the continue reading »

Pink Upset Over Painted Horse in Gomez Video

Pink Upset Over Painted Horse in Gomez Video

On Thursday afternoon Pink noticed a pink and purple horse on a So Cal Beach. The pop star tweeted she was appalled at the whole idea. continue reading »

More States Toss Costly Immigration Legislation in Final Days of Session

More States Toss Costly Immigration Legislation in Final Days of Session

As many state legislative session wrap up for the year, more lawmakers are jumping ship on controversial enforcement measures targeting undocumented immigrants. Whether they are under continue reading »

Immigration Court Backlog Likely to Get Worse Before It Gets Better

Immigration Court Backlog Likely to Get Worse Before It Gets Better

Our nation’s immigration courts are backlogged. Historically backlogged. At the end of last year, more than 260,000 cases remained pending before immigration judges. Across the country, the average wait was nearly sixteen continue reading »

Narco Blog: Gilberto Barragan “The Namesake”  US 10 Most Wanted, $ 5M Reward- Captured

Narco Blog: Gilberto Barragan “The Namesake”  US 10 Most Wanted, $ 5M Reward- Captured

Mexican federal police captured a leading member of the Gulf drug cartel Friday at what appeared to have been his birthday party, authorities said. continue reading »

Undocumented Immigrants Go Under the Knife to Erase Their Fingerprints

Undocumented Immigrants Go Under the Knife to Erase Their Fingerprints

Knives, acid, fire and even surgery are some of the methods undocumented immigrants are using to erase their fingerprints and avoid incarceration. These desperate procedures, according to federal agencies continue reading »

Gingrich Calls For Young Americans to Pass Test Before They Can Vote-“Just Like Immigrants”

Gingrich Calls For Young Americans to Pass Test Before They Can Vote-“Just Like Immigrants”

Last week, former GOP House Speaker and current presidential candidate Newt Gingrich suggested that American citizens should have to pass a test in American history before they could earn the continue reading »

Brazilian Auto Workers on Strike at GM’s Sao Paulo Plant

Brazilian Auto Workers on Strike at GM’s Sao Paulo Plant

Workers at GM's plant in Sao Jose dos Campos in Sao Paulo state approved a strike after rejecting GM’s latest profit sharing proposal. The 24 hour strike will cost GM production of 950 vehicles. continue reading »