Friday, July 1, 2016
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Iris Estrada

Iris Estrada
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American by birth, Mexican by blood, and curious by nature. Iris is a bilingual freelance writer who grew up on the Arizona-Mexico border then spent her teen years in the Dominican Republic. She moved to Canada to pursue her university degree in journalism and international development studies and is currently residing in Florida. As a proud Latina, Iris is passionate about covering stories that applaud diversity and center on issues affecting visible minorities. She's an advocate for immigration rights, a food-truck lover, and a self-proclaimed professional people-watcher.

Evil Dead: Gore but Slight Bore

The Evil Dead (1981), was a slapstick, horror phenomenon that launched the careers of writer-director Sam Raimi, producer Robert Tapert, and cult-movie icon Bruce Campbell. In...

Latino Immigrants Receive Fewer Unemployment Benefits

Federal policy allows immigrants with lawful residency to qualify for unemployment benefits. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Latino unemployment stands at 10% while...

¡Feliz Navidad! Hispanic Christmas Traditions

While most Americans will come together on Christmas Day to open presents and enjoy a turkey feast, Hispanic households will start rejoicing a day...

What the Fiscal Cliff Debate Means For Latinos

Talks of the fiscal cliff continue to escalate, and the Obama administration is leading a strong PR campaign telling the American public to call,...

Walmart Workers Strike, Sales Not Affected

Most Americans associate the end of November with two things: turkey and sales. While many were seasoning their bird the night before Thanksgiving, others...

Fischer Says Stop Immigrants From the South, Bring In More Europeans

Bryan Fischer has been featured on CNN, NBC, CBS News, and the New York Times. But if you don’t recognize the name, don’t worry. You’re...