hispanic-americans

Statue of Frank Rizzo, Former Philadelphia Mayor, Is Removed After Protests

Statue of Frank Rizzo, Former Philadelphia Mayor, Is Removed After Protests

Demonstrators had tried to topple the statue of the former mayor and police commissioner, who once urged voters to “vote white.”
10 Weeks Into New York Area’s Lockdown, Who Is Still Getting Sick?

10 Weeks Into New York Area’s Lockdown, Who Is Still Getting Sick?

Nearly 50,000 people in the region have tested positive for the coronavirus in the last two weeks.
Black Coronavirus Patients Land in Hospitals More Often, Study Finds

Black Coronavirus Patients Land in Hospitals More Often, Study Finds

Compared to white or Hispanic patients, black patients seeking care have more advanced cases of Covid-19, researchers reported.
Black Coronavirus Patients Land in Hospitals More Often, Study Finds

Black Coronavirus Patients Land in Hospitals More Often, Study Finds

Compared to white or Hispanic patients, black patients seeking care have more advanced cases of Covid-19, researchers reported.
Black Coronavirus Patients Land in Hospitals More Often, Study Finds

Black Coronavirus Patients Land in Hospitals More Often, Study Finds

Compared to white or Hispanic patients, black patients seeking care have more advanced cases of Covid-19, researchers reported.
Black Coronavirus Patients Land in Hospitals More Often, Study Finds

Black Coronavirus Patients Land in Hospitals More Often, Study Finds

Compared to white or Hispanic patients, black patients seeking care have more advanced cases of Covid-19, researchers reported.
Black Coronavirus Patients Land in Hospitals More Often, Study Finds

Black Coronavirus Patients Land in Hospitals More Often, Study Finds

Compared to white or Hispanic patients, black patients seeking care have more advanced cases of Covid-19, researchers reported.
Police Face Backlash Over Virus Rules. Enter ‘Violence Interrupters.’

Police Face Backlash Over Virus Rules. Enter ‘Violence Interrupters.’

Groups trained to prevent gun and gang violence are being tapped to persuade New York City residents to follow social-distancing rules.
New York Doesn't Need More Policing During the Coronavirus

New York Doesn't Need More Policing During the Coronavirus

Letting members of the community enforce social distancing is the better way.
Few Minority-Owned Businesses Got Relief Loans They Asked For

Few Minority-Owned Businesses Got Relief Loans They Asked For

The Paycheck Protection Program and other federal efforts largely neglected them, a survey commissioned by two equal-rights groups found. Nearly half the respondents expect to close permanently.
Congress: Enact a Federal Job Guarantee

Congress: Enact a Federal Job Guarantee

Congress should enact a federal jobs guarantee.
Latinos Face Crisis Upon Crisis

Latinos Face Crisis Upon Crisis

Often in “essential” but low-paid jobs, they are falling ill and suffering financially at disproportionately high rates.
For Latinos and Coronavirus, Doctors are Seeing an ‘Alarming’ Disparity

For Latinos and Coronavirus, Doctors are Seeing an ‘Alarming’ Disparity

The outsized infection rate among Hispanics in some states could hobble efforts to quash the spread of Covid-19, prompting states like Oregon to step up testing and take emergency measures.
These Are the Voters Who Could Decide the Election

These Are the Voters Who Could Decide the Election

Latinas and ambivalent Latino voters are key to winning back the White House in 2020.
Job or Health? Restarting the Economy Threatens to Worsen Economic Inequality

Job or Health? Restarting the Economy Threatens to Worsen Economic Inequality

The coronavirus recession has exacerbated the racial and income divides in America. Lifting restrictions too soon will make them worse and leave workers with a bleak choice.
Job or Health? Restarting the Economy Threatens to Worsen Economic Inequality

Job or Health? Restarting the Economy Threatens to Worsen Economic Inequality

The coronavirus recession has exacerbated the racial and income divides in America. Lifting restrictions too soon will make them worse and leave workers with a bleak choice.
Job or Health? Restarting the Economy Threatens to Worsen Economic Inequality

Job or Health? Restarting the Economy Threatens to Worsen Economic Inequality

The coronavirus recession has exacerbated the racial and income divides in America. Lifting restrictions too soon will make them worse and leave workers with a bleak choice.
We Can’t Police Our Way Out of the Coronavirus Pandemic

We Can’t Police Our Way Out of the Coronavirus Pandemic

Punitive responses will just burden those who have already been hit hard by the coronavirus.
There Is a Better Way for Democrats to Win in Wisconsin

There Is a Better Way for Democrats to Win in Wisconsin

Latinos are far more effective than any TV ad at convincing their friends and family to vote.