| Oct, 04 2015 16:58:55

Cover Story

Ayotzinapa: The worst human rights tragedy

By Esther Yu-Hsi Lee


One year after 43 students went missing in Iguala

Top 6 important facts about the Latino vote

By Lizet Ocampo


On September 17, 1787— 228 years ago—the nation’s founders

Camino de Santiago inspires unified spirituality

By Silvio Sirias


One does not choose to walk the Camino de Santiago in

Women never forgotten: Murals of Ciudad Juarez

By Kent Paterson

Part 1


Editor’s Note: The following is a two

Recipients of JumpStart BizPlan announced

Guerrilla Gravity was named the grand prize winner of the Denver Office of Economic Development’s JumpStart BizPlan Awards at a judging event on Monday. The awards program features a $30,000 cash award and consulting resources to assist the firm with …
Posted On 01 Oct 2015

A plan to register every eligible American

To celebrate National Voter Registration Day, the Brennan Center for Justice released a new paper last week outlining its proposal to automatically register every eligible American to vote. Voter Registration Modernization (VRM) is a comprehensive plan to upgrade...
Posted On 01 Oct 2015

Halliburton pays over $18 million, owed overtime

In one of the largest recoveries of overtime wages in recent years for the U.S. Department of Labor, oil and gas service provider, Halliburton, has agreed to pay $18,293,557 to 1,016 employees nationwide. The department’s Wage and Hour Division investigated …
Posted On 01 Oct 2015

Call for global separation of Church and State

Recently, the Secular Policy Institute (SPI), a think-tank and advocacy organization, readied another in a slew of recent Advocacy Campaigns in support of the freedom of speech and thought throughout the world. The current region in jeopardy? The National Congress...
Posted On 24 Sep 2015

Parras receives ...

The Sierra Club presented environmental hero Juan Parras of Houston, TX, with its annual Robert Bullard Environmental Justice Award in recognition for his tireless and courageous fight for the wellbeing and dignity of communities who suffer some of the most …
Posted On 01 Oct 2015

Lesson in morality: ...

By Javier Sierra   Pope Francisco’s visit to Washington, DC, felt like a gust of fresh air. And he left us a rosary of unforgettable sentences, including my favorite one: “I am happy that America continues to be, for many, …
Posted On 01 Oct 2015

Meeting the global ...

By President Barack Obama   Editor’s Note: The President spoke about his trip to Alaska, during which he viewed the effects of climate change firsthand.    I’ve been looking forward to this for a long time. Not only because...
Posted On 03 Sep 2015