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‘I was not the first, I won’t be the last’

‘I was not the first, I won’t be the last’
From the moment I woke up, I realized there was something unusual about the morning. The sun wasn’t out, the birds weren’t singing, and instead of the school bus my dad would be taking me to school. I soon realized why that bus hadn’t come: walking to school my dad and I passed two white sheets lying on the ground, both of them stained with blood. We later learned the victims were two local kids killed after trying to run away from gang members who were chasing them. It was 2006. A month ...

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Shift to high-tech jobs leaves Latinos behind

Shift to high-tech jobs leaves Latinos behind
camara Job numbers are bouncing back to 2008 levels, but the recovery isn’t being felt evenly by everyone. While new jobs are being added to the rolls, many occupations remain in decline, leaving those with a high school degree or less struggling in the job market. According to Erin Currier, director ...
Calling for an end of parental deportations 
Calling for an end of parental deportations
camara Faith leaders, community members, and immigrant allies from Colorado held a press conference this week to announce the official kick-off of the "Keep Families Together: A People's Resolution" campaign. The campaign calls upon President Obama and Congress to immediately cease all deportations of ...
Common Core: Latino students outperform
Common Core: Latino students outperform
camara In the last school day before Mother’s Day, 8-year-old Frankie Munthe was eager to share his interpretation of “Mother to Son,” with his classmates. He explained that it’s about “roadblocks,” referring to the poem’s first line: “Well, son, I’ll tell you. Life for me ain’t been no crystal stair. ...
A shining star deserving of her twinkle

A shining star deserving of her twinkle
camara During this busy season of graduations and the sea of graduates that emerge, one exceptional graduate has managed to shine brighter than the rest. Sade Dickson, a recent honors graduate of Colorado’s La Academia private school, a component of the Denver Inner City Parish, has proven to be a ...
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