Julio Lucero migrated to the United States in 1979 because of the brutal civil war that was then escalating in his homeland of El Salvador. About a decade later, Lucero became the owner of a...
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Although pupusas are a mainstay in her home country, Guerra didn’t learn how to make them until she moved to San Francisco several years ago.
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Según el censo de 2010, a diferencia de la tendencia nacional de una población latina en aumento, los latinos han abandonado el Distrito de la Misión en grandes cifras para ir a lugares más asequibles...
Latinos are arrested more often than whites for marijuana, but use it at much lower rates, study shows.
Mission District transgender Latinas work to combat homophobia in the Latino Community. En Español
City College of San Francisco held hearings last week to tackle the achievement gap between students of color and their white and Asian counterparts.
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Homeless men, bus rides, and public urinations - that's a day in the Mission for cops. En Español
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Achievement gap hearings begin Tuesday at City College. En Español