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BMI Latin Awards Honor Luis Fonsi, Residente, Horacio Palencia, J Balvin & Sony ATV

“Despacito” has done it again. The Luis Fonsi song, featuring Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber, won contemporary Latin song of the year at the BMI 2017 Latin Music Awards. Fonsi was also honored with the BMI President’s Award at the ceremony, which took place Tuesday (March 20) at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills.…

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Sen. Marco Rubio Tells Students He Does Not Agree With The March For Our Lives

On a day when hundreds of thousands of people marched in support of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting survivors, one senator took time to tell those students he does not support their cause. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said in a statement that there are “many other Americans who do not support a gun ban” because…

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Why Vote against yourself? Political betrayal

Sometimes we wonder about the motives of our representatives: Why would two Hispanic House Representatives vote against language freedom? We wanted our readers to know who they are.   Michigan’s Republican-led House recently approved legislation that would make English the official state language and require its use in public records, sparking objections from Democrats and…

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Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to Visit EL in August

America’s first Hispanic Supreme Court justice will visit East Lansing this summer. Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor was appointed to the High Court in 2009. A memoir written by the first Latina and third woman appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, has been chosen as the 2018 title for the “One Book, One…

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National Nurses United welcomed marches

National Nurses United welcomed marches Saturday, March 24 across the country, sparked by student-led protests following the recent school shooting in Parkland, Fl., that are being held to call for action to stem the escalating crisis of gun violence. NNU members join marches scheduled in Parkland and Sarasota, Fl.,, Washington D.C., Austin, Houston, and San…

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