Racism

  • THE IMPORTANCE OF MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS

    My daughter Mary suggested that this nation needed to discuss mental health during this month of September which happens to be Mental Health Awareness Month. Closely coupled with mental health is the fact that suicide prevention is the second leading cause of death amongst youthful folks, ages 10 to...
  • Los jueces conservadores blancos de Trump decidirán décadas de derechos civiles

    ST. PAUL, Minnesota – Un grupo de vigilancia judicial dice que el líder de la mayoría del Senado, Mitch McConnell, ha creado una “línea de reunión” para aprobar jueces conservadores que determinarán los derechos civiles de los estadounidenses en las próximas décadas. Antes de retirarse el mes pasado, el...
  • 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...
  • TRAITS WHICH DEFINE RACISM

    The word RACISM is being used today very openly by many individuals. In the past, one used it amongst close friends. Racism is closely characterized by bias, prejudice, and bigotry. America, as a nation, is committed to the ideal that each individual merits due process which results in equal...
  • PALABRAS MORTALES

    En mayo pasado, cuando un simpatizante de Donald Trump sugirió en uno de los eventos políticos del presidente en Florida, disparar contra los inmigrantes de las caravanas centroamericanas, el presidente estadounidense en lugar de condenar el comentario, lo coronó con una broma colectiva: “Uno sólo puede salir con eso...
  • SOMEONE MUST DO SOMETHING ABOUT THAT RACISM!

    During a conversation about the American racist society which has been encouraged by President Donald Trump and his colleagues, Dr. Ramon J. Martinez, Ph.D., told me that Blanca Alvarado, retired elected official (32 years as SJ City Council member plus member of Board of Supervisors, County of Santa Clara),...
  • No-match letters: Hundreds of immigrants lose jobs under pressure from Trump

    Phoenix – Hundreds of immigrant laborers nationwide who can’t prove they are in the United States legally are being forced to quit their jobs after their employers receive what are known as no-match letters from the Social Security Administration (SSA). No-match letters are sent out when the SSA detects...
  • Hate Crimes in California Spike: Jews, Gays and Blacks Attacked the Most

    Estephany Haro El Observador The number of hate crimes reported in California continue to increase. In 2016, 11.2% was the total reported number of hate crimes. Blacks, Jews, Latinos and gay men are the most targeted, according to state Justice Department officials. The report was released by Attorney General...
  • People protest from Cleveland from Philly

    People’s Caravan Fights Racism From Cleveland to Philly

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Dozens of advocates for racial justice and peace arrived in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention this weekend, making the trek together after protesting at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. The Grassroots Global Justice Alliance organized the event, dubbing it...

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