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Articles by Brenda Rincon

Farmworker Women Speaking Up on Domestic Violence

Workshops for farmworker women are helping to counter misinformation and challenge some internalized attitudes about abuse.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsPublic Safety

New CA Program to Streamline Health Care for ‘Dual-Eligibles’

Cal MediConnect was designed to make health care access easier for the thousands of Californians who are eligible for both Medicare and Medi-Cal.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsHealth

Openly Gay, Secretly Undocumented

Juan Ceballos came to the United States to live as an openly gay man. But, he had to take on another secret identity as an undocumented immigrant to do so.
categories ImmigrationPoliticsRace/Ethnic Relations

Career Academies Baffle, Even as They Boost Coachella Valley Grad Rates

In June, Stephany Madrigal will become the first in her family to graduate high school. The college-bound senior will also be a certified medical assistant.
categories EducationYouth

Two Farmworkers’ Daughters, Two Paths to Higher Education

Cristian and Silvia had the same dream of going to college. But the difference in their legal status meant they would take two different roads.
categories EducationImmigrationPolitics

Ruiz Riding Latino Vote to Congressional Victory in Riverside County

Democrat Raul Ruiz, the son of farm workers from Coachella, is set to claim victory in what was predicted to be a Republican district.
categories NeighborhoodsPoliticsRace/Ethnic Relations
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