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Farruko - Don't Let Go

Music and politics have always gone hand in hand, artist showcasing how they feel towards a president or an action made by the government. In Farruko’s newest music video he shows his emotion towards an issues that connects all Latinos. President Trumps immigration policies, he starts the video with a voice that sounds like Trumps …

News Anchor Jorge Ramos has been very public on how he feels about Donald Trumps Immigration Policies that he is promoting on his 2016 campaign. Ramos has broken down Trumps policies on how it would do more damage and how it will be unconstitutional to have certain immigrants removed from the United States.  Yesterday Tuesday August 25, 2015 …

With the 114th Congress sworn into its new session, Speaker of the House of Representatives John Boehner, R-Ohio, announced plans to counter President Barack Obama’s immigration executive actions. During a press conference, Boehner announced that the House will act on “stopping” Obama’s Nov. 20 executive actions. While Boehner has had a Republican majority in the …

Veteran labor organizer and immigration reform advocate Eliseo Medina was arrested here Friday after attempting to enter the offices of Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.). Medina, a leader of the “Fast for Families” caravan that is touring the country to demand an end to deportations, was arrested for trespassing, Jose Seiglie, deputy police chief in the …

WASHINGTON (AP) — The president of a prominent Latino advocacy group called President Barack Obama the “deporter in chief,” denouncing the administration’s deportation of nearly 2 million immigrants. Janet Murguia, who heads the National Council of La Raza, also directed her anger and frustration at House Republicans for stalling on immigration legislation, which is languishing …

Latinos are an essential component of the health insurance marketplace. But how do mixed-immigration status families know information they provide to the exchanges won’t be used against them? Enrollment numbers aren’t in yet, but the Obama administration already knows it has fewer Latinos signed up than it would like. One of the reasons they’re not …

Several leading Latino civil rights groups delivered a petition with nearly 10,000 signatures to the Congressional Hispanic Caucus on Thursday demanding that the lawmakers be bolder in fighting for immigration reform. In a statement about the petitions, the coalition depicted the Caucus, whose members are Democrats, as hesitant to take a strong stand on the …

Although President Barack Obama and many others have recently made it a key priority to push immigration reform in the tail end of the year, House Speaker John Boehner squashed all hopes of progress before 2014. Boehner, who opposes the immigration bill, remained firm in his stance on the issue. “I’ll make clear we have …

Mana

Last Sunday, the hugely popular Mexican Rock band Mana moved into politics. In a grassroots campaign event that added another big Latin music name to the Obama side, the famous Mexican group played some of their best songs in front of the crowd at the Desert Pines High School in Las Vegas. Besides this, Mana …