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Articles Published in November, 2012

In Tijuana, Deported Moms Struggle to Reunite with Kids

At one shelter in Tijuana, deported mothers navigate the complicated process to reunite with their U.S.-citizen children.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsImmigrationPolitics

Montebello Residents Get Rid of Hazardous Waste

Residents of Montebello and the surrounding area were able to free up space in their garage this weekend by getting rid of old TVs and computers that no longer work at a free Los Angeles County Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Roundup.
categories Green NewsNeighborhoods

East LA Schools Receive ‘Fun’ Math Tool

Students at Belvedere Elementary School and Eastman Elementary School are now participating in an educational program that makes math less intimidating by presenting puzzles and slowly introducing symbols and words.
category Education

Historic Filipinotown Leaders Endorse Jose Sigala for City Council, District 13

As Los Angeles celebrates Filipino American History Month in October, the Sigala for Council 2013 campaign is proud to announce that Jose Sigala, Candidate for the LA City Council’s 13th District and immediate past President of the Greater Echo Park Elysian Neighborhood Council (GEPENC) has earned the support of more than 25 prominent Historic Filipinotown Community Leaders.
categories NeighborhoodsPolitics

Affordable Housing Should be a Top Issue in Mayor’s Race

A coalition in Boyle Heights has already started their campaign efforts directed at the Los Angeles Mayoral contest in March 2013 in hopes of ensuring that affordable housing issues are part of every candidate’s campaign platform.
categories NeighborhoodsPolitics

LA County Voters Share Their Views on the Upcoming Election

When Eastern Group Publications did an informal canvass last week of local residents on how they will vote, many voters said they knew little about the ballot measures they will be voting on in just a few days.
category Politics

Summary of California Propositions for the 2012 Elections

The Los Angeles Asian Journal have prepared a comprehensive summary of the propositions based on the California Catholic Conference's Election 2012 primer on the 11 propositions.
category Politics

Issues, Not Race, Drive Ethnic Media Endorsements for Obama

While ethnic media editors cited Obama’s policy positions and accomplishments during his first term, issues of race or identity politics were scarcely mentioned.
categories PoliticsRace/Ethnic Relations

Prop 30: Intensive Outreach in Latino, Asian Communities

Latest poll by SurveyUSA shows 51% of Californians support Prop. 30.
categories NeighborhoodsPoliticsRace/Ethnic Relations

Field Poll: Ethnic Voters to Determine California's Political Course

California has more ethnic minority voters than ever before, and their votes will shape state politics -- in 2012, and for years to come.
categories EconomyEducationImmigrationPoliticsRace/Ethnic Relations
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