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La importancia de crecer bilingüe

Joana Diaz, Writer | March 12, 2020

Ser latino en California hace tener una familia bilingüe casi inevitable. Sin embargo, muchos padres Latinos no le enseñan a sus hijos su idioma natal lo cual los limita en cuestión de comunicación....

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Fascism Without Franco? Unacceptable.

Owen Hanson, Writer | March 12, 2020

In World History we learned about the rise and fall of dictators; and why they fail to remain in power. Yet, throughout a year of exploring history’s most infamous fascists, Francisco Franco Bahamonde...

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Positive LGBTQ+ Representation

Sean Quinn, Writer | March 6, 2020

 The GLAAD Studio Responsibility Index indicates that 18.2% of movies in 2018 included LGBTQ+ characters which are an increase from 13.8% in 2012. I know what you are thinking… progress! But let’s...

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Prolific figures celebrated in honor of Black History Month

Jimena Perez and Lillian Li | February 29, 2020

Black History Month celebrates the lives of African Americans and their “central role” in U.S. history. This annual celebration offers much-needed representation of African Americans around the country,...

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The effects of authoritarian parenting in Latinx Culture

Carol Sanchez, Writer | February 24, 2020

Strict parenting is a cultural norm among Latinx families. There are strict rules and high expectations placed on Latinx children that are meant to be the formula for creating a well-mannered and obedient...

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Shakira and Jennifer Lopez’s Super Bowl halftime show gave pride and representation to the Latinx community

Carol Sanchez, Writer | February 11, 2020

Support from the Latinx community came out full force when Shakira and Jennifer Lopez, two iconic Latina artists, took the stage at the Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show. Their performances expressed their...

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