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San Francisco Looks At Preserving Character Of Mission District

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — An influx of new people may permanently change the face of San Francisco’s Mission District. One city leader is looking at creating a cultural district to preserve the area’s Latino character. 144 more words


More Latino Than White Students Admitted To University Of California Schools

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS / AP) — More Latino than white students in California have been offered admission to the state’s premier public universities for the first time, officials said Friday, a milestone that reflects the diverse racial makeup of a state where Latino children represent a majority of students in public schools. 441 more words


Gabo y sus frases (1927-2014)

Nuestro querido Gabo falleció hoy y mis oraciones van a su familia y amigos. ¿Qué no fue el Gabo? Talentoso escritor, novelista, cuentista, guionista, editor y periodista representando el país maravilloso de Colombia. 194 more words


Jesse Jackson To Take On Lack Of Diversity At Silicon Valley Tech Firms

SAN JOSE (CBS / AP) — Rev. Jesse Jackson plans to lead a delegation to the Hewlett Packard annual shareholders meeting on Wednesday to bring attention to Silicon Valley’s poor record of including blacks and Latinos in hiring, board appointments and startup funding. 1,163 more words


Washington Heights

A mural showing Malcolm X (USA), Che Guevara (Argentina), Pedro Albizu Campos (Puerto Rico) and Juan Pablo Duarte (Dominican Republic) painted on a wall in the Washington Heights neighborhood in New York City. 26 more words