Tuesday, 30 September 2014

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Petition to Name Latino NYPD Deputy

Petition to Name Latino NYPD Deputy

Hispanic City Council members, Latino unions in the NYPD and the editorial page of El Diario are asking that another Hispanic is chosen as deputy commissioner after Rafael Piñeiro's retirement.

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‘Casa Purchase’ Comes to Westchester

‘Casa Purchase’ Comes to Westchester

Casa Purchase looks to strengthen relations between the school and the Latino community in Westchester County, reports Westchester Hispano.

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Women March in NYC Against Domestic Violence

Women March in NYC Against Domestic Violence

Over 300 women marched, dressed in wedding gowns, in the 14th Annual Brides' March against domestic violence last week, El Diario reports.

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The Brides’ March: A Call To End Domestic Violence

The Brides’ March: A Call To End Domestic Violence

A woman reflects on how an abusive husband destroyed her family as Latinas participate in the 'Brides' March' against domestic violence, El Diario reports.

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Puerto Ricans in Bronx Cheer Venezuelan President

Puerto Ricans in Bronx Cheer Venezuelan President

Nicolás Maduro urged the release of long-time political prisoner Oscar López Rivera.

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Costumed Characters Demand Respect

Costumed Characters Demand Respect

Costumed characters at Times Square are organizing to be treated with respect and not harassed by the police, Diario de Mexico reports.

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Queen of Spain Visits School in Washington Heights

Queen of Spain Visits School in Washington Heights

The Queen of Spain visited Dos Puentes elementary school in Washington Heights, one of four area schools partnering with International Spanish Academies, Manhattan Times reports.

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Riffing at ‘Pueblo Harlem’

Riffing at ‘Pueblo Harlem’

Afro Latin Jazz and salsa dancing marked the celebration at the Harlem School of the Arts.

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Mexican Families Keep Quinceañera Rite Alive

Mexican Families Keep Quinceañera Rite Alive

A Mexican girl’s quinceañera is more than a beautiful gown and a perfect hairdo. Each element symbolizes the coming of age of a young woman and her commitment to make her parents proud, El Diario reports.

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Mexican Day Parade in NYC

Mexican Day Parade in NYC

The growing Mexican community took to the streets on Sunday to celebrate Mexican Day Parade, El Diario reports.

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Black-Latino Power Struggle Within NYPD?

Black-Latino Power Struggle Within NYPD?

The forced retirement of the NYPD’s highest-ranked Latino, Rafael Piñeiro, has prompted speculation that it is due to a pressure to increase the number of African-American officers in the department, El Diario reports.

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