Jocelyn Avila’s boyfriend was in shock when his car started to sway from side to side, confused when people began evacuating the buildings — all she could do was watch and listen on FaceTime.
Avila, an SF State student from Cuernavaca, México, was on the phone
I grew up as a very proud Mexican, extremely prideful of ‘mi raza’ and their fight to survive.
My definition of Hispanics are hard-working, family-oriented individuals who are rich in culture-- but we have been a never-ending target of slurs within society. After realizing the
On Sept. 19, an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.1 shook the community of Mexico City and caused over 200 deaths, according to Mexico’s President Enrique Peña Nieto’s press address.
The event coincided with the 32nd anniversary of 1985’s temblor. A mandatory evacuation was issued to
While other 2016 United States presidential candidates downplay their opposition to illegal immigration, Donald Trump isn't afraid to bring his racism and negative assumptions about immigrants to the forefront. In order for Trump to win the Latino vote, he needs to change his mindset and
With graduation right around the corner, it is important to keep in mind the people who loaned us a shoulder to cry on, who sent us reminders to keep going and who value our education more than we do — our parents.
Like most immigrants, my parents
Among the crowd gathered around the south end stage on 24th and Valencia streets Saturday, three bleary-eyed teens in multicolored ponchos, sombreros and fake mustaches swayed their arms and hips to the live music playing at the Mission Neighborhood Center’s annual Cinco de Mayo festival.