Posts Tagged as "Coachella Unincorporated"

Coachella Uninc. Weighs In: Dakota Access Pipeline Protest

November 3, 2016 / By
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[Translate] Editor’s Note: Native residents from the Standing Rock reservation in North Dakota are in a seven-month-long protest against the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline, an oil pipeline developed by Energy Transfer Partners.

Coachella Uninc. Weighs In: It’s Not ‘Locker Room Talk,’ It’s Sexual Assault

October 18, 2016 / By
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[Translate]   Editor’s Note: A 2005 recording of Donald Trump bragging about forcing himself on women was released earlier this month.

Why Young Latinos in Rural California Support Sanders

January 13, 2016 / By
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[Translate] By Olivia Rodriguez Editor’s Note: With the Iowa caucus just weeks away, recent poll numbers suggest Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is giving his rival Hillary Clinton a run for her money.

Eastern Coachella Valley Youth Speak Out Against Islamophobia

December 14, 2015 / By
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[Translate] Editor’s Note: On Friday, a mosque in Coachella was targeted by what reports are calling a firebomb.

Growing Up in a Health Desert

November 19, 2015 / By
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[Translate] By Olivia Rodriguez Thermal, Calif. — Growing up in the Eastern Coachella Valley all my doctor visits were the same.

Immigrant Rights Leaders Say This Is the Time to Act

November 16, 2015 / By
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[Translate] New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Posted: Nov 12, 2015 Pictured above: Odette Keeley of New America Media, Sally Kinoshita of Immigrant Legal Resource Center, Juan Ortiz of International Institute of the Bay Area, Dayanna Carlos of The California Endowment and Annette Wong of Chinese for Affirmative Action discuss the federal court decision and what families can do now.

Local Family Continues Legacy of Military Service

November 11, 2015 / By
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[Translate] By: Amanda Flores COACHELLA — Johnny Ortiz always knew he would join the United States Military.

First-Generation Student Carries His Family’s Dream with Him to USC

September 2, 2015 / By
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[Translate] JOHNNY FLORES / Coachella Unincorporated The word ‘first’ continuously surrounded me during this past year.