As 2020 Census Approaches, Minority Groups Risk Undercount

Asian Journal, News Report, Rae Ann Varona, Posted: Oct 18, 2017

Lack of preparation and funding have already put the upcoming decennial 2020 Census at risk of an inaccurate count.




A Prominent Political Leader is Murdered in Mexico

New America Media, News Report, Kent Paterson, Posted: Oct 17, 2017

Authorities confirmed Sunday the death of Ranferi Hernandez Acevedo, a founder of the Party of the Democratic Revolution (PRD) as well as an ex-state legislator.




Senior Medicine: When ‘More’ Isn’t Better

Politico/New America Media, News Report, Arthur Allen, Posted: Oct 16, 2017

The Choosing Wisely initiative aims to curb $250 billion a year in unnecessary medical procedures, but it’s run into health-industry barriers.




The Fight to Protect Voting Rights Continues #StayWoke

Black Voice News, Op-ed, Derrick Johnson, Posted: Oct 16, 2017

Without true voter protection, integrity and universal access, America's light on the hill dims.




Jessica Sanchez Takes Knee During National Anthem

AsAm News, News Report, Posted: Oct 16, 2017

The Filipina and Mexican American entertainer took to Facebook to defend her decision to take a knee at the end of her performance of the National Anthem Sunday.




Officer Slain in N.O. East Wanted to Make a Difference

Louisiana Weekly, News Report, Posted: Oct 16, 2017

The New Orleans Police Department lost one of its own during an early-morning shooting Friday, October 13.




Puerto Rican Imams Step Up for Puerto Rico

The Muslim Link, News Report, Wendy Diaz, Posted: Oct 16, 2017

Puerto Rican imams living in the United States are banding together to bring aid to the island as it struggles to rebuild in the wake of hurricane Maria.




Financial Circumstances Have People Over 50 Working Longer

Washington Informer, Profile, Kevin McNeir, Posted: Oct 14, 2017

Despite a Harvard MBA, after turning 50—and the recession--black entrepreneur Elizabeth White struggled to keep up appearances to get business.




Stacey Abrams Wants to be America’s First Black Female Governor

Washington Informer, News Report, Stacy Brown, Posted: Oct 13, 2017

Stacey Abrams, the Georgia House minority leader, says she's undaunted by the stranglehold the GOP has had on the governor's mansion for the past 15 years.




California Slaps Surcharge On ACA Plans As Trump Remains Coy On Subsidies

California Healthline, News Report, Chad Terhune, Posted: Oct 12, 2017

The Trump administration has yet to commit to paying a key set of consumer subsidies under the Affordable Care Act.