March For Our Lives: Thousands of students rally for gun control

Hundreds of thousands of students, teachers and their supporters have converged on Washington, DC and other cities worldwide to march for their lives, demanding US legislators address recent school shootings and strengthen gun control laws. Survivors of the deadly shooting rampage at a Parkland, Florida, high school led hundreds of thousands Saturday in March for…

Michigan House approves divisive bill to make English official state language

With a national debate centered around gun control reaching a fever pitch, Michigan’s Republican-led House of Representatives has decided now is the time to address what they seem to feel is a very urgent and important issue: Making English Michigan’s official language. Without warning, Republicans rammed House Bill 4053 through last month. The vote passed…

U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Names Fernand Fernandez Interim CEO

The Board of Directors of the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce has named Fernand “Fern” Fernandez interim CEO and President. Mr. Fernandez, former Vice President Global Marketing for American Airlines, was supported unanimously for this interim position. “I’m humbled by this opportunity and look forward to working with the talented staff, partners and chambers…

Men Build Brotherly Bonds Around The BBQ Grill

  Tecate, the Mexican growth engine inside the Heineken USA portfolio, announced an evolution to their award winning “Born Bold” campaign introduced in 2015 called “We Are Bold.” The new campaign is built around four friends’ brotherly bond while emphasizing the camaraderie, rivalries and unspoken, yet understood inside jokes during their regular barbecues (BBQ). Canelo…

Michigan Marihuana licensing a complicated matter

Michigan Marihuana licensing a complicated matter. Dr. José A. Flores While Michigan lawmakers set upon a path of meeting licensing requirements for growers, processors, transporters, dispensaries their regulatory devices pose many complicated obstacles for the average small business.  Michigan’s Medical Marihuana may see $837 million business but state regulations, fees, licensing process, investigatory provisions and…