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Why I am proud to say: “I Am Hostos”!

As the recipient of the Auxiliary Police Officer Eugene Marshalik Scholarship, Madeline Santana continues to climb the education ladder at Hostos Community College as she pursues an associate degree in Office Technology, Medical Office Manager. Madeline enrolled in the Division of Continuing Education & Workforce Development and earned her certification as a Pharmacy Technician. Making…

8 of the Worlds Wealthiest Men Have Half the World Money & 2 are Latinos

According the Huffington Post, just eight super-rich men hold the same amount of wealth as the poorest half of the world’s population, according to an analysis from the charity Oxfam released Sunday night. 2 out of the 8 Billionaires are Hispanic. Carlos Slim from Mexico and Amanacio Ortega from Spain Six of these billionaires, from Forbes’ list of the…

Martin Luther King, Jr. – Has His Dream Come True?

With the current political and social climate, it may seem as if things would worsen for people of color, and other minorities, under a Trump administration. Even with his campaign promise to “make America great again” by building a wall on Mexico’s dime, accusing Mexico of “not sending their best” in terms of immigration, along…

TRUMP LATINO-LESS CABINET A CULTURAL SETBACK

It was Ronald Reagan who initiated a move that signaled the beginning of Latinos as being a true guest at the American dinner table. It was in 1988 that Lauro Cavazos was named as Secretary of Education. He was the first Latino to ever serve on a Presidential Cabinet. Ever since Latinos have been represented…

SELENA GOMEZ HAS FUN WITH THE WEEKND

No, we are not talking about the weekend as in the two days people generally do not work. We are referring to the artist by the name of “The Weeknd.” And Selena Gomez likes it just fine and its mutual though they did not intend to go public according to a source for mirror.co.uk. “At…

Univision’s Jorge Ramos in danger of being Fired as Trump becomes President!

Jorge Ramos might be on his way out of Univision if the latest rumors confirm to be true. According to Rafael Martinez of the show Formula Espectacular, the news anchor might be exiting after Donald Trump takes office.  The Mexican journalist had a an altercation with the now President-elect while he was running for office. It was not clear if Ramos was…