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El Hispanic News July/Julio 2014 Edition

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Voz Turns Down Consideration for $75k Citing Support of Marriage Equality

By NICK MATTOS, El Hispanic News UPDATE: Shortly after El Hispanic News broke this news, Voz issued a press release verifying the details presented in this story. The release also noted that, due to the loss of grant consideration, Voz will face a budget gap of $75,000 in their already …

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Kitzhaber, Richardson Warm Up for Gubernatorial Race

Oregon Driver Card Issue May Add Spice to Governor’s Race By RICHARD JONES, El Hispanic News Three term governor Democrat John Kitzhaber aims to go four-for-four with a win in the November 4 general election. On the other side of the fence, Dennis Richardson, an impressive war hero, aims to …

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Milagro Offers “Summer Camp for Adults” with JAM

By NICK MATTOS, El Hispanic News This July, Milagro Theater continues its tradition of offering diverse and accessible adults-only art classes with JAM: July At Milagro from July 8-17.   “One of my first-year students explained it perfectly: JAM is like adult summer camp,” explains Dañel Malán, Founding Director of …

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Death’s Handmaiden

By ALBERTO MORENO, El Hispanic News Robert walked through alleyways and city streets.  Past burned-out houses and empty lots to seek out my brother’s house on the South side.  He rounded the corner and stood there at the fenced yard for a moment before he could still himself long enough …

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Immigration Reform Advocates Take Action While Deadline Looms for House GOP

It’s been nearly a year since the U.S. Senate passed a bipartisan immigration reform bill. In that time House Republican leaders, who have the responsibility to call a vote on immigration reform, have used nearly every excuse in the book to delay legislative action on immigration reform with a pathway …

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Sueños de Arizona

By Olga Sanchez Saltveit, El Hispanic News As Alida Holguín Wilson-Gunn watched the lightning, rain and hail pummel Portland one afternoon in the middle of June, she may have wondered what could have ever compelled her to leave the sun and heat of her home state of Arizona?  Alida arrived …

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LGBTQ and Immigrant Protesters Risk Arrest Outside DNC’s LGBT Fundraiser in New York City

NYPD Refuses to Arrest Protesters Who Blocked Street as Presidential Motorcade Passed By NEW YORK, NY — Today outside Gotham Hall, where the Democratic National Committee’s LGBT Leadership Committee held one of its largest fundraising events of the year, LGBTQ and immigrant rights groups GetEQUAL, Queer Undocumented Immigrant Project, a …

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