Category: Hispanic & Latino

Hand on My Shoulder (1963)

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Preference of either term depends largely on the region. S., these terms are not widely used (National Research Council, 2006) and may also have different meanings. Further research is needed to determine whether racial or ethnic minority citizens are being denied the opportunity for Drug Court for reasons that may be unrelated to their legitimate clinical needs or legal eligibility." C., you will receive a comprehensive program of Prevention, Maintenance and Treatment for Fresh Breath, Healthy Gums and a Happy, Confident Smile.

Orange County: A Personal History

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There is no distinctly Deaf cuisine or manner of dress. S. citizens by birth, they are included among the foreign born because they are born into a Spanish-dominant culture and because on many points their attitudes, views and beliefs are much closer to Hispanics born abroad than to Latinos born in the 50 states or the District of Columbia, even those who identify themselves as being of Puerto Rican origin. “First generation” refers to foreign-born people. S. residents who trace their roots to Spain, Mexico, and the Spanish-speaking nations of Central America, South America and the Caribbean.

Keeping Heart: A Memoir of Family Struggle, Race, and

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A report issued this month by HHS found that that nearly 8 in 10 uninsured Latinos may qualify for Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), or lower costs on monthly premiums through the Health Insurance Marketplace. Table 10-1 presents such comparisons for five activities of daily living. Such work is defined by modest pay and long hours that leave less time for nurturing children. For the racial/ethnic categories in the combined format other than in Hawaii, the following rules should be used to maximize comparability among employment files.

El Coyote: The Rebel (Recovering the Us Hispanic Literary

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Y.) will host “Young Lords in El Barrio: A Walking Tour,” in which participants will visit East Harlem sites where the Young Lords Puerto Rican nationalist group was active, as well as iconic murals, local businesses, community gardens and cultural institutions. (Saturday, Oct. 10, 5 p.m., El Museo del Barrio, 1230 5th Ave.) In June, NEH and ALA distributed more than $1 million in programming grants to 203 libraries, museums and other nonprofit organizations as part of the Latino Americans project.

Tales of Mexican California

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Thus, without a strong cultural bond, and Diaspora Jewish identity, Jewish-Americans probably could have not developed strong political clout within the GOP and the Democrat parties. It also means doing more evangelism among immigrant populations and making church more inviting for more people. "We seek a structure where racial ethnic persons are not invisible," the statement says. Host a poetry slam to discuss race-related experiences. Those racial categories are white, black or African American, Asian, American Indian/Alaskan Native, and Native Hawaiian/other Pacific Islander.

The Hispanic Literary Companion

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Diabetes mortality rates in the San Antonio, Texas region in 1970-76 were 2-4 times higher among those with Spanish surnames than among other whites. While Puerto Ricans as a whole have 66% European ancestry, Mexicans have 45%. There are still older Mexican-Americans who view "Chicano" as something less than respectful. In addition, low-income Latino neighborhoods have up to nine times the density of outdoor advertising for fast food and sugary drinks as high-income White neighborhoods, 25 and Latino children are more likely to attend a school that is close to fast-food restaurants and convenience stores. 26 Physical activity is important for maintaining a healthy energy balance. 27 Studies have found trends showing Latinos often have less access to safe places to play or be active.

Roberto Clemente (Life Skills Biographies)

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S. history, based largely on ethnicity, race, culture, Anti-Catholicism, economic and social conditions in Latin America, and use of the Spanish language. [222] [223] [224] [225] In 2006, Time Magazine reported that the number of hate groups in the United States increased by 33 percent since 2000, primarily due to anti-illegal immigrant and anti-Mexican sentiment. [226] According to Federal Bureau of Investigation statistics, the number of anti-Latino hate crimes increased by 35 percent since 2003 (albeit from a low level).

Forty Years Among the Indians

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Why the advantage appears to be greater among men is not clear, except that older Hispanic males, especially Mexican Americans, may be survivors from cohorts experiencing high mortality in earlier years. S. population.7 The CDC lists the percentage of Hispanic abortions at 20.6% .8 Compare those numbers to non-Hispanic whites, who make up 63.7% of America's population,9 but account for only 36% of all U. Physical function assessment generally employ self-report instruments that rely on the subjective response of patients.

Famous People of Hispanic Heritage: Volume 9

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Came close to winning the mayoralty last time, and is in with an excellent chance of Victory in the next contest. In calculating the number of street and outlaw motorcycle gangs, the low end of each range was aggregated to generate an estimate for the total number of gangs and gang members. The official Census race categories are White; Black or African American; American Indian or Alaska Native; Asian; Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; and Some Other Race.

Antonio Pedro: Just a Story (Aris and Phillips Hispanic

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Affirmative action has been particularly controversial regarding admissions policies at public universities. His successes garnered critical acclaim on the national level, and he is widely credited with the impressive turnaround of Chicago's public school system. For this reason it is seen as making invincible the indiginous side of the hybridity which resulted from spanish conquest, colonization and inter-breeding. Male Hispanics had substantially higher proportions of ESRD attributed to diabetes than did Blacks or Whites, with notable regional differences.