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Me encanta español. Español es una lengua muy fantástica y lógica.
by sreeizzle2012
Comment Count 91 comments on Sun May 06, 2012 at 07:18 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Dear White America: Letter to a New Minority by Tim Wise City Lights Open Media "To be white has been to take a lot for granted over the years, and to assume that our normal was everyone's normal; ...
by jmannatl
Comment Count 150 comments on Wed Apr 11, 2012 at 04:57 AM PDT with 59 Recommends
Por favor, compañeros, ¡Ayúdame! (Rob Rimes) Back in 2008, Mitt Romney included a Spanish version of his presidential campaign site. Back in 2002, he had a Spanish version of his campaign site ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 65 comments on Thu Apr 05, 2012 at 10:34 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
This is a quamash (camas) meadow. You can see the life-giving camas plants as the violet-blue flowers. The major tree species are the sacred oak ( Quercus alba and other spp. ) and madrone ( ...
by Nulwee
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Feb 28, 2012 at 01:11 PM PST with 46 Recommends
Welcome to the Overnight News Digest (graphic ...
by BentLiberal
Comment Count 41 comments on Mon Jan 02, 2012 at 08:59 PM PST with 38 Recommends
By: inoljt, http://mypolitikal.com/ Picture a Mexican immigrant, and several images generally come to mind. The average American might imagine tacos and his or her gardener, for instance. ...
by Inoljt
Comment Count 55 comments on Sat Oct 22, 2011 at 01:24 PM PDT with 77 Recommends
By Alina Peña Iguarán, edited by Jim Luce Claudia Saggiante Rangel formally began her studies in Art when she was 17 ...
by jimluce
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Sep 25, 2011 at 07:33 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Welcome to Argentina, where protests of all kinds make the news, including, it seems protests that take place in New York City! The well-known ...
by angelajean
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Sep 22, 2011 at 02:25 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
The following is by David Swanson, important cross-post from War is a Crime. , with Center ...
by Ralph Lopez
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed Apr 13, 2011 at 02:56 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Not really, but I'm trying. Whenever I use a government service in Arizona I’m only going to use my absolutely horrendous Spanish. Why?
by UTRepub
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Mar 15, 2011 at 05:11 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Stick with me folks, this is eventually going to come down to language.
by pvlb
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Feb 23, 2011 at 04:44 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Fox news is talking about this, so of course I get to hear about it from Certain Coworker, a die-hard conservative who hasn't caught on to the fact that pushing her political agenda results in the ...
by Fandragon
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Feb 01, 2011 at 10:07 AM PST with 1 Recommend
While many of you back in the States have been rightly very focused on the recent midterm elections, I have been in Europe fulfilling my college major's requirement that I spend a semester studying ...
by billyleeblack16
Comment Count 46 comments on Mon Nov 08, 2010 at 04:38 PM PST with 27 Recommends
Sometimes all you need as a reader is a voice to show you the way. For my English Language Learners, they often don't have someone who can read with them. With the right materials, they'll never ...
by Ruben Salazar
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Sep 27, 2010 at 07:32 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Originally posted at Citizen Orange .
by kyledeb
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 06:27 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
I am going to take he plunge and add my two cents worth to the so called "immigration debate". I use quotes for more than one reason. First of all it is hardly a debate. Moreover, the issue has ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 49 comments on Thu Jul 29, 2010 at 12:32 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
It is becoming more and more apparent that these new pieces of anti-immigrant legislation are functioning as conduits for racism and hate in ways that are extremely disturbing. Arizona 
by Lets Breakthrough
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Jun 15, 2010 at 02:44 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Well, not fluently. I had three years of Spanish instruction in high school, and heard it off and on growing up, but I can't really "speak" it. I used to blame my mother for this; she's Tejana, ...
by ariseatex
Comment Count 156 comments on Sat May 01, 2010 at 12:30 PM PDT with 170 Recommends
Aside from calling immigrants illegal, the second strongest irritation I feel in the immigration debate is the whole question of "They Should Just Learn English™". More below the fold....
by pvlb
Comment Count 125 comments on Thu Apr 29, 2010 at 03:30 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
Well, honey, the cops aren't so sure it's really a "Support ...
by kravitz
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Apr 28, 2010 at 11:33 PM PDT with 1 Recommend