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Since the last time I posted anything, I had two court hearings, that yes, despite the obvious violation of the double jeopardy clause, and leading me straight into two concurrent hearings addressing the same issue at the same exact time of what are ultimately, parental termination proceedings.

Now, in order to terminate my parental rights, there had to be clear and compelling evidence to substantiate the facts. Williams v The Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services

Not the other way around, as the court is doing. The burden of proof falls on the party seeking termination.

Notorious RBG : The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer and Sonia Sotomayor joined Justice Kennedy’s opinion. RBG stated: "Petitioner urges that Texas’ Top Ten Percent Law and race-blind holistic review of each application achieve significant diversity, so the University must be content with those alternatives. I have said before and reiterate here that only an ostrich could regard the supposedly neutral alternatives as race unconscious. … I have several times explained why government actors, including state universities, need not be blind to the lingering effects of "an overtly discriminatory past," the legacy of "centuries of law-sanctioned inequality."

by Nubia Willman

Liliana "Li" Samuet

Bomba Estéreo

Entrevista Exclusiva

Por Miriam Fernández-Soberón

Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez

"El Poder Del Pueblo": The Whispered Prayers of the Dominican Diáspora in the South Bronx

By Paola Muñoz

Exclusiva

La Voz del Continente canta:

“No hay balas que penetren la fuerza de este amor”

Jackie Torres

Friday y Diego

Rare video

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute policy forum a 4-day event conference that takes place every year and mission is to develop the next generation of Latino leaders through education, empowerment and connection in order to shape the nation’s future.

Walking Away

by Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez