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Editor, Latino Coverage — BuzzFeed
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Editor, Latino coverage @BuzzFeed. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews | Past @NBCLatino | Committed to elevating Latino voices into mainstream media.

Pollster: Most People Are Getting The Critical Latino Vote Wrong In Colorado — In 2010, Sen. Harry Reid was engaged in a bitter battle with Sharron Angle. He was headed for a loss, polls said. Despite polls showing him down about 3% on average, he won by 5.6%. The surprise was largely attributed to Latino voters being polled incorrectly.

Google Launched A New Domain For Latinos That People Think Is For Vegans — 1. Google's latest high-profile domain offering .SOY is aimed at the U.S. Hispanic market. 2. Soy, which means "I am" in Spanish, means a lot to Latinos, Google contends. "The word soy describes the essence of Latino identity. It expresses who you are, where you're from, what you do and where you're going."

This Powerful Street Concert Was Performed For Immigrants Inside A Detention Center — 1. The National Day Laborer Organizing Network (NDLON) launched a new concert series Monday to take place weekly outside the Metropolitan detention center in Los Angeles, which houses undocumented immigrants. Check out more articles on!

Republicans: Immigration's More Likely To Happen If We Take The Senate — It's no secret that if Republicans win the Senate - and it's looking increasingly likely - their control of Congress will make Obama's last two years as president a series of headaches, but key House Republicans on immigration say the GOP would be better positioned to pass legislation on the contentious issue as well.

This Video Shows An Arizona Police Officer Telling An Immigrant He'll Kill Him If He Moves — Teodulo Sanchez was heading home from work on Friday when he noticed he was being followed by a police car. After about 25 minutes, an officer pulled him over, he told BuzzFeed News. Sanchez said he decided to record the police stop and the video above, which is in Spanish, shows the tense confrontation, where the Buckeye, Arizona, police officer repeatedly threatens to kill Sanchez.

Latinos The Only Group In U.S. To Experience Increase In Workplace Deaths — Chris Sattlberger/Chris Sattlberger Working conditions for Latino and immigrant workers have contributed to a rise in fatal work injuries, while on-the-job deaths dropped for every other group of American workers, according to preliminary 2013 figures released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Deaths among Latinos rose 7% to 797, the highest total since 2008.

Democrats Fear Brian Sandoval Could Peel Away Latino Voters In 2016 — AP Photo/Julie Jacobson,File In meetings in the last month top DNC officials have repeatedly mentioned that Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval is best positioned to peel away Latino voters from the Democratic Party in 2016, if he were named the vice presidential nominee, three sources told BuzzFeed News.

Obama Tells Latinos Immigration Actions Are Coming, As Activists Protest Inside And Outside — Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press / MCT In an impassioned speech in front of Latinos and Hispanic officials, President Obama said he understood frustration over the delay of executive actions that are expected to give legal status and work visas to millions of undocumented immigrants and said they are coming before the end of the year.

Source: Obama Speech Will Emphasize To Latinos That Immigration Action Is Coming — Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press / MCT President Obama will reaffirm his promise of administrative actions to slow record-deportations before the end of the year during a high-profile speech to Latinos and Hispanic officials on Thursday, BuzzFeed News has learned.

White House Delayed Immigration Action Until After Election Because Of 1994 Memories — The White House drew from lessons learned during the Clinton years when the administration decided to delay executive actions to slow deportations over fears a prospects for immigration legislation would be irreparably damaged, Obama senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer said at a BuzzFeed News event in New York City.
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Oct 21, 2014

RT @BuzzFeedPol: Pollster: Most People Are Getting The Critical Latino Vote Wrong In Colorado

Oct 21, 2014

This is a haunting and important story but I don't think it needs a sensational "viral" hed… via @thedailybeast

Oct 21, 2014

RT @LatinoDecisions: .@carrasquillo @buzzfeed nails it: "Pollster: Most People Are Getting The Critical Latino Vote Wrong In Colorado"… via

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Inside Hollywood’s Shocking Blackface Problem… via @kelleylcarter @buzzfeed

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