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    EL DEPARTAMENTO DE JUSTICIA RESUELVE UNA DENUNCIA DE DISCRIMINACIÓN CONTRA UNA GRANJA EN NUEVO MÉXICO

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – El Departamento de Justicia anunció el 23 de mayo que ha llegado a un acuerdo con Carrillo Farm Labor, LLC («Carrillo Farm»), una granja que cultiva cebollas en Deming, Nuevo México. El acuerdo resuelve la investigación por parte del Departamento de quejas de que Carrillo Farm...
  • New research indicates there are more health-related positives than negatives when it comes to bicycling. Photo Credit: Virginia Carter

    New Research Disputes Previous Study on Health Hazards of Cycling

    Veronica Carter Public News Service ST. PAUL, Minn. – Cycling is many people’s choice to get some exercise and enjoy the outdoors at this time of year. However, a study by Yale researchers in 2006 linked cycling to problems with sexual health and urinary dysfunction. Now, a new team...
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    New deportation policies place kids at risk

    Sarah Catherine Williams Child Trends An estimated 5.1 million children in the United States live with at least one unauthorized immigrant parent, and nearly 80 percent of those children are U.S. citizens. Though recent changes to immigration policy and enforcement announced by the Trump administration more directly target adults,...
  • An Obama-era executive order banning discrimination by federal employees against LGBTQ people could be reversed by President Trump this week. Photo Credit: Flickr/Euro

    LBGTQ Groups Prepare for Executive Order on “Religious Freedom”

    Suzanne Potter Public News Service CARSON CITY, Nev. — Today is the National Day of Prayer, and LGBTQ groups are bracing for an executive order President Trump is expected to sign today that would lift some Obama-era protections for people in the LGBTQ community in the name of “religious...
  • Pushback from local “Sanctuary Counties” and resulting judicial ruling this week has dealt another blow to the Trump Administration's immigration plans. Photo Credit: Pixabay

    County of Santa Clara Secures Historic Decision Halting 
Federal Defunding of “Sanctuary Jurisdictions”

    SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF. – In a historic ruling issued Tuesday April 25th, U.S. District Court Judge William H. Orrick granted the County of Santa Clara’s request to temporarily enjoin President Trump and his administration from enforcing an Executive Order provision that would withdraw all federal funding from the...
  • La gente en todo Nuevo México se alista para salir a las calles con motivo del Día Internacional de los Trabajadores, el 1 de Mayo. Photo Credit: Wikimedia/Vreative Commons

    Avanzan planes para una protesta en el “May Day”

    Brett McPherson/Cynthia Howard Public News Service SANTA FE, N.M. – Entre las comunidades rurales trabajadoras de Nuevo México está organizándose un día de acción y resistencia este Primero de Mayo, día de los derechos laborales y la justicia social. La conmemoración internacional conocida como “May Day”, recibirá un impulso de...
  • A report summarizing four decades of research concludes that immigrants benefit U.S. communities and do not increase crime. Photo Credit: Pixabay

    Immigrants Do Not Increase Crime, Research Shows

    Eric Galatas Public News Service DENVER – As President Donald Trump continues to make good on promises to deport undocumented immigrants – with some in Colorado seeking protection in sanctuary churches – a new study shows U.S. cities with large immigrant populations experience lower rates of crime. Contrary to...
  • Commuting can cause stress on the mind and body. Photo Credit: modot.org

    Daily Commute Can Cause Stress Levels to Soar

    Veronica Carter Public News Service ST. LOUIS — The more time spent in the car, the more experts say it can impact our mental and physical health. The average American spends more than 25 minutes commuting to and from work and school. It’s a little less in Missouri, where...
  • The Rayos children meet with Rep. Grijalva before President Trump's first address to a joint session of Congress. Left to right: Ernesto Lopes of Puente Movement, Rep. Grijalva, Jaqueline Rayos-Garcia, Angel Rayos-Garcia. Photo Credit: Office of Rep. Grijalva

    Children of Deported Arizona Mom to Trump: We’re Not Afraid

    Dennis Newman Public News Service PHOENIX – “We’re here for our Mom.” That’s the message from two Arizona teenagers who attended last night’s speech by President Trump. The mother, Guadalupe Garcia de Rayos, made headlines this month when she became one of the first people deported under Trump’s more...