Category: Hispanic & Latino

Globe Hispanic biographies

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Instead, a total figure of 907,810 persons were reported to be Asian or Pacific Islander, not of Hispanic Origin. 3 Two or More Races - This category, first offered since the 2000 Census, allowed the option to identify with more than one race. A lower percentage of population in the largest group means greater diversity. The sugarcane season on the island is in the winter, while harvesting on the mainland is in the late summer and fall. We're seeing that many Hispanics don't want to be categorized.
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Juan Ponce de Leon (Latinos in American History)

Jim Whiting

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Forty years later, Chicano students in L. March 31 - César Chávez Holiday (California, Arizona and Texas) May 5 - Cinco de Mayo. Mixed results have been obtained regarding ethnic differences in hypertension. An outgrowth of the Young Lords street gang, the YLO becomes a vibrant community organization, creating free breakfast programs for kids and community health clinics. Just one-quarter (24%) say they use the terms “Hispanic” or “Latino” to most often to describe their identity.
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Eminent Maricones: Arenas, Lorca, Puig, and Me (Living Out:

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The rate of loss of a minority group's distinct identity and the assimilation of its members into the majority population has depended on a number of historical and social factors. However, research suggests that many Latinos/Hispanics in the United States do not follow this paradigm. The first set deals with how middle-class Latinos identify themselves, including any contextual differences (self-identity).
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Always Running: La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A.

Luis J. Rodriguez

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The term ethnic has Latin and Greek origins – ethnicus and ethnikas both meaning nation. We have to explain how good health benefits all. Under the current standards for data on race and ethnicity, Native Hawaiians comprise about three percent of the Asian and Pacific Islander population. And although white attitudes about racially mixed neighborhoods have changed, there has been a systemic failure to achieve any meaningful goals in residential desegregation. Owing to their pastoral life, most of the Guajiro lived in temporary villages, often in shelters that were little more than lean-tos.
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Hispanic silverwork, (Hispanic notes & monographs; essays,

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Speak for the voiceless and engage civic debate in order to build our communities. J., Center for Healthy Families and Cultural Diversity, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1998. These healthier eating behaviors include lower consumption of fat, saturated fat, and cholesterol. Figure 4: Minority Share of Selected Age Groups, 1998 to 2050 Immigration has accounted for more than one-third of the growth of the minority population since 1980. The Latin American Association - Georgia - The Latin American Association helps Latino families achieve their aspirations for their academic, social and economic advancement.
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Thirteen Tangos for Stravinsky

Alvaro Cardona-Hine

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The White not of Hispanic origin category is defined by the White not Hispanic or Latino category, i.e., from the above-presented Race and Ethnicity for Other than Hawaii specifications, this is (1A) White, Not Hispanic or Latino. Its headquarters are in Austin, Texas; Hispanic Business, an English-language business magazine about Hispanics; mun2, a cable network that produces content for U. The Color Line and the Quality of Life in America.
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The Flavor of My Faith: A Latina Reflects on Culture and

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It will also focus attention on the critical role that families play in the prevention of mental health and substance abuse in this community. * This session was offered in Spanish. #1. S., and because we do not have sufficient access to the airwaves, the American Latino community is at great risk. Description: " The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) is the largest Hispanic scholarship-granting organization in the nation.
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Borderman: Memoirs of Federico José María Ronstadt

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When the war ended the program continued. Because of the health care law, 10.2 million uninsured Latinos will be eligible for quality, affordable coverage. Unanue, the son of the company's founders. [84] Angel Ramos was the founder of Telemundo, Puerto Rico's first television station [85] and now the second largest Spanish-language television network in the United States, with an average viewership over one million in primetime. Younger black women also had elevated rates of coma with hemorrhagic stroke.
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Bernalillo: Yesterday's Sunshine///Today's Shadows

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Correlates of prescription and over the counter medication usage among elder Mexican-Americans: The Hispanic EPESE study. Some continue to defend racial and ethnic profiling by law enforcement as a rational response to patterns of criminal conduct. The second stream is composed of immigrants and refugees from Southeast Asia: Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. Jamaica sent 168,000 immigrants over the period; about 60,000 entered from Trinidad and Tobago. But Black Hispanic men (e.g., from the Caribbean, the Dominican Republic, or Cuba) have the lowest cirrhosis rates when compared with non-Hispanic Whites.
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Sal Si Puedes Cesar Chavez and the New American Revolution

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S. population; more than half (54 percent) thought that blacks make up at least 30 percent of the total population. While Puerto Ricans as a whole have 66% European ancestry, Mexicans have 45%. And from the discoveries one constructs a "symbolic identity." "If you wish to understand persons - their development and their relations with significant others," maintains Anselm Strauss (1959), "you must be prepared to view them as embedded in historical context" (p. 164).
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