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  • Entertainment
    Bringing Out the Good in Latino Neighborhoods: El Barrio and East Harlem

    Bad neighborhoods are found in most major cities across America, there is no question about that. No matter how much law enforcement there is or how much curfew is enforced, there will still be some areas that are just not safe to be around. Lately, however, some neighborhoods like El Barrio and...

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    Latinos and Television: Where Is the Balance Today?

    Television is one of the few forms of entertainment that allows us to see our favorite actors in action and doing what they do best. Some names that come to mind are Joan Rivers, comedian; Jennifer Lopez, movie actress, Ricky Martin, singer. While these superstars are great at what they do, many...

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    Which Generation is the Most Trustworthy These Days?

    Do you trust politicians, world leaders, activists? Do you go with the flow? Do you draw your own conclusions? With today’s changing world, it is hard for people to decide who to listen to which story is a hoax to what is really the truth. So which generation: Baby Boomers, Generation X,...

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    Is Facebook More Addicting Than Cigarettes and Alcohol?

    There are a vast number of ways to get information on just about anything. With the fast rise of Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and other social media sites, there is no surprise that the amount of information that passes through is overwhelming. Because of this, can social media be more addicting than say...

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    How Far Would You Go To Get a Job?

    Finding jobs is frustrating enough to the point of that people are almost applying for anything that they think they qualify for. But how far do people actually go? How much would they stretch the truth on their resume just to get a job? Is it moral or is it unethical? From...

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    Issue in Silicon Valley: Hispanic Service Workers suffer from low wages

    Silicon Valley, the Southern region of the San Francisco Bay Area of Northern California, and the home to the world’s largest technology corporations like Apple. In-addition, it is a place where thousands of small startup companies go to because it is known for being the land of opportunity. However, within these companies...

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    How Do Women Cope in a Male Dominated World?

    Is it harder for women to succeed in the world today? Some would argue and say that it is, others will say that for some women it is not. Women are coming up in the world, more than housewives, more than just caregivers, more than just what it was back in the...

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    Getting an Education Should Not Be a Burden Because of Money

    People say that education is becoming over rated, but is it really? Most families preach about education and that you will get a good job when you are educated. Other families, unfortunately, have the opposing viewpoint and sometimes sadly, outsiders cannot change that. Whatever way education is looked at in your eyes,...

  • iConomy
    Is Law Enforcement Going Too Far?

    We all want to feel safe when we walk around the neighborhood; there is no question in that. We expect law enforcement to be there when something happens and to make sure that everyone remains safe. But how far should law enforcement go? Is aggressive force just a little too far? Can...

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    Too Many Accidents Are Not Being Prevented

    With people becoming more aware of what is around them, many are now taking action instead of just talking about it. They are being proactive instead of reactive. They are seeing that something can be done because even with simple tasks are now becoming almost forgetful for some people. Being in a...

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    College, Everyone Should Have the Opportunity to Attend

    It is unfortunate that with the amount of information available to us, that there is a gap in education and many people cannot get it because of one main factor, money. With the rise of housing cost, inflation on goods and services, there is simply not enough money to go around. But...

  • iConomy
    In Bolivia, Kids Are Having to Work As Young As Age 10

    Money is a way to sustain us in life. Money, for some, it defines our status quo. Money for others means to have just enough to get food on the table. Money comes in all values and has a different meaning to everyone. So what is so wrong about money these days?...

  • iConomy
    Is It Innovation or Disrespect to the Bible?

    Is making something digital saying that it has less value? Think about it. If we are making almost everything a digital version, that being news, books, telephone books even, then what is the value of that item? Some may say that there is still value, just a better and more convenient way...

  • iConomy
    Drivers License Denied

    Driving for many people is a necessity and a way to get around without having to rely on public transportation or family and friends. It is a sense of freedom and provides independence for millions of people. With all that said, what is happening to driving these days? In Arizona, young immigrants...

  • iConomy
    Mine Workers Are Still Trapped

    Working as a construction worker or in the mines is probably one of the most dangerous jobs that anyone could do. Lives are at risk because there is so much electric work and other kinds of dangers that if not careful, someone could get injured. Yet imagine that you are working in...

  • iConomy
    Don’t Let Deportation Tear Families Apart

    When a child comes into the world it changes things (almost everything). Think about it. They are the next generation that will take over companies, adopt new technology, and find alternative ways on doing things and so forth. They are where some say, the ‘mold that holds everything together’. Yet what happens...

  • iConomy
    Computer Science and Women?

    In this ever changing world, industries need to predict what is going to happen in less time than say, a few decades ago. The change from print to digital was slow at first, but now it seems like the way to go to get information. Yes, there are some ‘old’ ways that...

  • iConomy
    Your Pet Can No Longer Get A Tattoo in NY

    Is it animal cruelty or showing your pet that you love them? Some acts that you do to your pet may seem completely normal, but to some they may be uncomfortable. Dressing dogs up, for example, is a fashion statement among many pet owners. Other owners may have a small house for...

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    Immigration

    Immigrating to a new country where many people don’t know the language, the culture or history can be very scary and not to mention, a complicated process. People are immigrating for a better life, provide for their family, or in some cases, to start fresh again. Most may think that the experience...

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    Bringing Awarness to Autism

    Arguably, people help out each other for one reason, because it feels good. They don’t because they have to, they do it out of the kindness of their heart. We are so grateful to have people like this in the world who are willing to take an extra few minutes out of...

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