Education articles

Steps to help DREAM students must be swift and bold

LatinaLista — Statements of support for the continuation of the fight for passage of the DREAM Act continues to pour in from advocates, supporters and sympathizers. Today, the President met with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus. According to a press release issued by Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL), who is Chairman of the Immigration Task Force of

Puerto Rico: Police attack protesting University of Puerto Rico students

By Natalia A. Bonilla-Berrios LatinaLista     SAN JUAN — Seven days after students from five of the eleven campuses of the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) declared an official strike, the state police intervened. On Monday, Dec. 20, 2010, police used tear gas, taser guns and batons against almost 100 students who protested inside