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Sara Inés Calderón

Sara Inés Calderón
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Sara Inés Calderón is a journalist and writer bouncing between California and Texas.

How do you push Latinas to be tech entrepreneurs?

This post originally appeared in Más Wired.  Just 1.5% of computing occupations in the country are filled by Latinas, a startling Bureau of Labor Statistics...

Tu Visión Canal is video for Latinos, by Latinos

This post originally appeared in Más Wired. At South by Southwest this year we ran into Ulysses Alvarado, founder of Tu Visión Canal, a video platform...

What would Cesar Chavez tweet?

This post originally appeared in Más Wired. If historic United Farm Workers of America organizer César Chávez had access to Twitter and other online organizing...

What’s keeping black women out of tech?

This post originally appeared in Más Wired. These, according to panelists on Saturday’s “Black Women in Tech: Uncovering Barriers to Entry” panel at South by...

Texas Redistricting Special Session: Latinos Set to Lose the Most

Texas Governor Rick Perry called a special legislative session at the end of May to adopt the interim redistricting maps ordered by a San...

Latino Voters Judge Obama, Congress Primarily by Immigration Stance

A Latino Decisions poll found that immigration is the lens through which Latino voters gauge their support for the president, as well as representatives...

Latinas Consistently Targets for Sterilization in U.S., Study Finds

Latinas in the U.S. have been disproportionately targeted for sterilizations in mental health and health institutions over time, according to new research by University...

Dems, GOP Vie For Latino Voters Via Education Issues in Texas

Republicans and Democrats are pursuing Latino voters in Texas, but perhaps one of the most vivid illustrations of their different approaches is the way...

Senate Immigration Reform Panel Considers DREAMers, Boston and High Tech Visas

The Senate Judiciary Committee continued the markup process of the immigration reform bill Monday, considering among other things domestic violence victims, financial aid for...

Video – Heritage Foundation Author: Non-Whites Not As Smart as Whites

In a recently released video from an American Enterprise Institute, Heritage Foundation analyst Jason Richwine asserts that Latinos, as well as Native Americans, and blacks...