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Lin-Manuel Miranda Says So Much More Than 'Thank You' During His Acceptance Speeches

History has its eyes on Lin-Manuel Miranda, and he constantly delivers. The “Hamilton” creator is known to win things ? he nearly MacPEGOT’d at the Oscars this year (but lost Best Original Song to “City of Stars” from “La La Land”) ?...Show More Summary

Twitter Drags White House Over Failed Health Care Bill

Twitter exploded with commentary on Friday afternoon regarding President Donald Trump’s announcement that the House of Representatives would postpone a planned vote on the American Health Care Act, the Republican bill to repeal Obamacare. Many responses involved jokes about Trump’s book, “The Art of the Deal,” or the pull-out method, because... Show More Summary

This Beautiful Blog Fights Hate By Telling Everyday Immigrant Stories

One group is hoping to counter intolerance with a simple approach: sharing true stories of immigrant life. Launched earlier this month, nonprofit community art blog Riding Up Front tells stories of immigrant cab drivers living in the U.S. Show More Summary

Trump Is Relocating Immigration Judges To Speed Deportations. It May Not Work.

KARNES CITY, Texas ? President Donald Trump, whose administration argues that immigrants abuse the court system to delay deportation, dispatched immigration judges to the country’s two largest family detention centers this week so detainees’...Show More Summary

Welcome To The Bakery That Makes Margarita Cupcakes WITH Tequila

Los Angeles’ Viva Los Cupcakes is serving up margarita cupcakes so authentic, they come with two shots of tequila. “There’s tequila in the batter, the frosting also has tequila in it. So I guess you can say it’s a double shot,” Karina...Show More Summary

Why I Work To Protect Our Nation’s Immigrant Story

By Lori Kaplan, President & CEO of the Latin American Youth Center (@theLAYC). The city I call home—Washington, DC—is a sanctuary city, a place that has affirmed that law enforcement will protect and serve all residents, regardless of immigration status and mandates at the federal level. Show More Summary

Help The Huffington Post and ProPublica Document Hate

A cloud of fear has settled over many Americans since Donald Trump was elected president. Since Nov. 8, people have been shot, synagogues have been threatened, and even children aren’t spared from bigotry. But how much are these acts of hate on the rise? It’s hard to say. Show More Summary

Atlantic City Honors Man Who Broke Up Teen Fight In Viral Video

WATCH: Ibn Ali Miller accepts council resolution. Thanks mom in emotional speech. pic.twitter.com/MX3kjDfCa6 — Christian Hetrick (@_Hetrick) March 22, 2017 Atlantic City, New Jersey, honored the good Samaritan who brought peace to two...Show More Summary

U.S. Wins First World Baseball Classic Title With 8-0 Rout Of Puerto Rico

Glory, achieved. https://t.co/OZAdjFwysD #WBC2017 pic.twitter.com/2IhVTHugPs — MLB (@MLB) March 23, 2017 March 22 (Reuters) - The United States won their first World Baseball Classic title with an 8-0 victory over Puerto Rico in LosShow More Summary

Immigration Officers Test Boundaries Of Rules Discouraging Arrests At Schools, Churches

AUSTIN, Texas ? For years, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents have generally obeyed a simple rule when it comes to schools, churches, hospitals and demonstrations ? they don’t arrest people in those places, which are deemed “sensitive...Show More Summary

The LAPD Is Worried Deportation Fears Are Stopping Latinos From Reporting Rape

Latinos in Los Angeles are making dramatically fewer reports of rape and domestic violence amid a climate of fear over increased immigration enforcement, according to the city’s Police Chief Charlie Beck. Since the beginning of 2017,...Show More Summary

How To Take Your Marriage From Sexless To Steamy, In 7 Steps

Don’t feel guilty if you can’t remember the last time you and your partner got it on; sexless marriages have become almost endemic in modern society. According to data scientist Seth Stephens-Davidowitz, the top-searched marriage complaint...Show More Summary

Trump Administration Is A No-Show At Hearings On Human Rights

WASHINGTON ? The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights heard from civil rights and other advocacy groups on Tuesday about their concerns with the Trump administration’s immigration policies. Commissioners said they hoped to hear from the government, too. Show More Summary

Why These Trump Voters Are Sticking Up For An Undocumented Neighbor

This week, a conservative community in my part of Indiana will lose one of its model residents. Roberto Beristain came to America without permission 17 years ago, fell in love, and became a cook at a family restaurant. Living the American...Show More Summary

Bernie Sanders To Donald Trump: Picking On The Undocumented Doesn't Make You Tough

WASHINGTON — Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) joined some 100 demonstrators outside U.S. Customs and Border Protection headquarters on Tuesday to send a message to President Donald Trump: Stop terrorizing immigrant families. “For the last...Show More Summary

Searches Of Travelers' Electronics Should Require A Warrant, ACLU Contends

The American Civil Liberties Union contends U.S. customs agents should have to obtain search warrants before they rifle through travelers’ electronic devices at border crossings. The ACLU, in an amicus brief filed Monday, urged the U.S. Show More Summary

Selena Gomez Tells The Worst Joke You've Ever Heard In Vogue's 73 Questions

She’s a talented singer, actress and the most-followed person on Instagram, but even Selena Gomez isn’t immune to a bad joke. The 24-year-old star recently landed her first American Vogue cover for the magazine’s April issue. Vogue’s 73 Questions team swung by Gomez’s pad to do a rapid-fire interview. Show More Summary

I Made A Film About Diversity Because Nobody Else Would

A while back I wrote a piece titled “Hollywood Needs More Brown Superheroes”, which was about diversity in the entertainment industry, but also about how I really wanted to be a brown superhero or Jedi. As an Indian actor, I was growing frustrated over the limited variety of roles I could audition for. Show More Summary

Army Vet Who Served Two Tours In Afghanistan To Be Deported, Judge Rules

A Chicago immigration judge ruled last week that an Army veteran who served in Afghanistan be deported back to Mexico, according to a local ABC affiliate. The decision comes after Miguel Perez Jr. served seven years in prison for a felony drug offense. Show More Summary

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