Pope Francis Is World's Most Powerful Latino, According To Forbes Other Latinos on World's Powerful list? Mexico's Carlos Slim (#12); Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff (#20); and Mexico's President Enrique Peña Nieto (#37).
Jacob Hacker, author of Winner Take All Politics, explains with co-athor Paul Pierson to Bill Moyers why the haves are making US inequality worse by insisting that they cannot and will not pay their fair share to help improve the economy that is more and more a moral failing, not to mention poiitical cowardice confronting the US.
Getty Foundation to issue $8.5 million in grants for Latino and Latin American-themed shows across SoCal This is good news. Latin@ artists are transforming the art world and getting due recognition. It’s being called “an unprecedented series of exhibitions that will add to the scholarship of an under-researched area of art history.”
Donald Trump Defends ‘Operation Wetback’ Plan for Deporting Illegal Immigrants The idea that Trump would “defend” operation wetback is outrageous. The fact that he would think it’s OK to defend it explains why 67% of Latinos have a “very negative” view of him.