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Yanet Pintor

Yanet Pintor

  It’s a cold December night in the city of Houston and David Rodriguez is sitting on his wheelchair in the patio of a Starbucks waiting to share his story. Eager to help. He is wearing a dark green polo and a smile on his face.  The most luxurious thing …

Los miembros de la Organización Nacional de Profesionales Hispanos, NHPO, por sus siglas en ingles, se dieron cita este sábado 29 de septiembre en el hotel Omni Houston para llevar a cabo su gala anual. Antes de las premiaciones y del baile, una bendición de mesa dio inicio a la …

  During their third annual “We Have a Dream Summit” on Saturday, activists from FIEL, an immigrant youth organization, stressed to the audience the existence of the Texas Application for State Financial Aid. Through TASFA, qualified undocumented students are eligible to receive grants and pay in-state college tuition. “People think …

  Líderes comunitarios se reunieron este martes en la universidad Rice para promover la importancia de implementar cambios en la política inmigrante de Texas. La conferencia fue coordinada por el Comité Americano de Judíos, AJC, por sus siglas en inglés, y el Instituto de Investigaciones Urbanas Kinder de Rice.  Un …

  During their third annual “We Have a Dream Summit” on Saturday, activists from FIEL, an immigrant youth organization, stressed to the audience the existence of the Texas Application for State Financial Aid. Through TASFA, qualified undocumented students are eligible to receive grants and pay in-state college tuition. “People think …

  Life-sized paintings of saints and angels along the bright-yellow walls of Rosario’s Mistic Yerberia prepare the eyes for what awaits inside. A collection of religious artifacts, herbs, candles, charms and books surround the shop, which at first glance seems to be in complete disarray.  Taking in a slower look …