• Mammoth fossil 13,000 years old reveals rich paleontology of west Mexico

    Guadalajara, Mexico – The recent discovery of the 13,000-year-old bones of a mammoth and of ancestors of the horse and armadillo are further proof of the paleontological riches of southern Jalisco state in western Mexico, an agricultural area where fossils are often in the hands of local settlers without...
  • RETAIN AND SUSTAIN REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH SERVICES FUNDED BY TITLE X

    Recently the Trump Administration curtailed the funding for Title X programs which provide for women’s reproductive health care service: pap smears, detection of sexually transmitted diseases, and family planning issues. Title 10 was first enacted during 1970 and has never been curtailed. It is not advisable for this nation...
  • Maltrato a migrantes enfermos y discapacitados

    Una demanda generalizada interpuesta por el Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), por organizaciones de defensa de migrantes, así como por 15 personas afectadas, arroja más luz sobre el lamentable estado de los 158 centros de detención migratoria de los Estados Unidos, que diariamente pueden tener recluidos a más de...
  • EL CONDADO DE SANTA CLARA INSISTE EN LA PROHIBICIÓN FEDERAL DE ARMAS DE ASALTO

    SAN JOSE – La Junta de Supervisores del Condado de Santa Clara la semana pasada aprobó por unanimidad una resolución, redactada por el presidente de la Junta Joe Simitian y la Supervisora ​​Susan Ellenburg, que insta al gobierno federal a aprobar una legislación que prohíba la venta de armas...
  • Immigrants’ Rights Groups Decry New Child-Detention Policy

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Migrant children and their families could be held in camps almost indefinitely while their request for asylum plays out in court – the result of a new final rule announced by the Trump administration on Wednesday August 21. The rule weakens the decades-old Flores court settlement that said the federal...
  • Trump’s White, Conservative Judges Will Decide Decades of Civil Rights

    ST. PAUL, Minn. — A judicial watchdog group says Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has created an “assembly line” for approving conservative judges who will determine the civil rights of Americans for decades to come. Before recessing last month, the Republican-controlled Senate confirmed 13 new judges to lifetime appointments...
  • El Futuro es de los Vehículos Eléctricos

    En Febrero de 2019, el senador John Barrasso, un republicano de Wyoming que preside el Comité Senatorial de Medio Ambiente y Obras Públicas, presentó un proyecto de ley para poner fin al crédito fiscal federal para vehículos eléctricos enchufables y establecer una nueva “tarifa de usuario de la carretera”...
  • Local Poets May Now Apply for Honorary Santa Clara County Poet Laureate Post

    Santa Clara County SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF.—The Santa Clara County Library District and County of Santa Clara, in partnership with SVCREATES, announced last week the opening of the application process for selecting the 2020–2021 Santa Clara County Poet Laureate. The Poet Laureate is an honorary post. The selected poet’s role...
  • Rituales contra malos espíritus y malas vibras

    Para librarse de malos espíritus  Ofrende diariamente durante treinta días, seis velas rojas a Santa Bárbara. Todos los martes ofrende velas y flores a San Cipriano. Ofrende una misa a la Virgen del Carmen. Récele tres veces al día al Ángel de la guarda. Hágale una promesa a San...

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