President Obama announced last week a new race-based initiative, My Brother’s Keeper.
‘My Brother’s Keeper” has a much nicer ring than “stop and frisk.” It also promises to be a more effective, less self-defeating way to address the interlocking social and economic crises afflicting young men of color.
It is an alarming reality that barely half of Arizona Hispanics have obtained a high school education. Latinos still continue to lag behind their white peers in high school graduation rates and overall academic performance.
Have a recipe that calls for two dozen tortillas? A new state investigation finds you may get home from the grocery store to find you’re just a bit short.
There is something to be said about a school district such as Nogales Unified, where 99 percent of the students are Hispanic or another minority.
In an effort to increase the number of African-American and Hispanic students admitted at University High School, TUSD is considering giving kids who come up just short academically extra credit for being highly motivated.
The Tucson Unified School District may spend as much as $84.5 million on a plan designed to bring its schools into racial balance.
A federal judge has ordered the Tucson Unified School District to begin offering culturally relevant courses next school year.
The first of three public forums to discuss the new plan for helping TUSD end its decades-old desegregation order will be Monday.
Five inmates remained hospitalized Friday morning and weekend visitation is cancelled for one unit after a fight Thursday evening at the state prison on South Wilmot Road.
An initiative intended to educate the community on Mexican American Studies begins Sunday.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — President Obama, in a strikingly personal appeal, renewed his call for an overhaul of America’s immigration laws before a supportive Latino audience Friday. He portrayed rival Mitt Romney as an obstacle to measures that would give young illegal immigrants a path to c…
WASHINGTON — For the first time, racial and ethnic minorities make up more than half the children born in the U.S., capping decades of heady immigration growth that is now slowing.
WASHINGTON — Minorities continue to lag behind whites across several economic indicators, even as the job market improves, a new report says.
PHOENIX — Sixty-eight people have been arrested so far in
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s latest crime and immigration
sweep in southwest Phoenix.