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Pilot is fired after big mistake

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A Mexican pilot, employed by Magnicharters Airline, was let go after pictures of a singer and her model friend showed the two flying the aircraft they boarded. For reasons still to be determined the pilot allowed Esmeralda Ugalde, 23 and Samadhi Zendejas,19 to enter the cockpit, a place where no passenger is allowed, putting the Read More

Lack of diversity in Silicon Valley

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  A recent survey by the Rainbow Push Coalition indicates that there is a lack of diversity in the technological world. Companies such as Comcast, Facebook, and Google not only have a low percentage of Latinos and Blacks but they also do not have many women working for them. Other companies like Amazon, Linked in Read More

Ladies, it’s time to wear jeweled bras

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  Jeweled bras are beautiful. They are becoming a popular accessory among women of many races and of all ages. The world is filled with fashionistas and even fashionistas tend to oppose each other’s views. Jeweled bras are not a complete waste, maybe to those women who are conservative and are nervous to be a Read More

SOY by Google: A Latino web domain

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Punto Soy could be Google’s next new thing for the Latino community online. Imagine typing in the search field anything you like but with .soy rather than the usual .com, .org, .net, etc. Start searching now, because it is the place for Latinos online! iam.soy Many businesses are making the change to the new Web Read More

How to get low income Latinos digitally connected

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With the internet being 45 years old, and the World Wide Web now 25 years of age, it is hard to imagine a world filled with families without internet service. The truth is, it is 2014 and many children are coming home without technology at their fingertips. Parents or guardians are making difficult financial decisions Read More

Another Facebook Fool

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If you like to tally up the idiocy posted on social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter- you can add one more. On October 9th, Luis Martin Rocha Perez posted a few shocking images to his Facebook page. The pictures are of Rocha Perez, who is holding a gun to the head of a child. Yes, Read More

Business struggles

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Latino entrepreneurs are on the ball with a new study that found that Latino owned businesses are growing at more than twice the national average since 2007. The Hispanic Businesses & Entrepreneurs Drive Growth in the New Economy study by Geoscape proves that Latinos are becoming a major source of growth for the United States economy. Read More

Wage theft

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Walmart, Schneider, McDonalds, FedEx, DoubleTree, Forever 21, baseball’s San Francisco Giants, Subway, Farmer’s Insurance, various contracting agencies, and the list can go on but does it need to? These companies are under investigation for wage violations or have already been cited over the past several years. Kim Bobo, a Chicago workers’ rights advocate and author Read More

Online Love

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How many of us have ever thought of dating online? I know I’m not the only one. There are too many single men and women out there that never get married because they feel like the train passed them by. They feel it’s too late for them, especially the ones who are over 40 years Read More

Labor Day and Latinos

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To most people, Labor Day is just an extra day to relax and sleep in. For others, Labor Day holds true meaning. Labor Day was created to honor the social and economic achievements of American workers. But as Raul A. Reyes wrote, “Latino officials and labor leaders state Hispanics increasingly represent the workforce of the Read More