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Marijuana advocate and writer Chris Goldstein visited the AL DÍA newsroom on April 17. Samantha Laub / AL DÍA News

As the legal marijuana industry continues to grow, we spoke with cannabis advocate Chris Goldstein about the changing roles of government and the business sector.

[OP-ED]: Retirar la estatua de Rizzo, un momento decisivo para Filadelfia

 10/18/2017 - 08:11
Policías en escena están demandando el retiro de la estatua de Rizzo

El arresto, en agosto pasado, de Brandon Templin por haber lanzado huevos contra la estatua de Frank Rizzo disipó un mito reconfortante para algunos: que la oposición a un monumento público en honor al polémico alcalde de Filadelfia era  solo una “cosa de negros”.

Republican health plan is a death sentence for US Latinos, Democrats say.

 06/29/2017 - 03:51
Spectators listen as US Democratic Senator from New Jersey Bob Menendez delivers remarks at a press conference in opposition to the Senate Republican health care bill on the US Capitol grounds in Washington, DC, USA, 28 June 2017. EPA/SHAWN THEW

The independent Congressional Budget Office (CBO) estimates that under the bill drafted by Republican senators, roughly 22 million Americans would lose their health insurance by 2026.  That number includes some 6 million Latinos, 1 million of them children, according to La Raza.

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