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A woman in the White House is just the start: ‘Madam President’

by Verdana Bold July 29, 2016 El Now
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Democrat Hillary Clinton is already making history. And come November, she could achieve another milestone: Becoming America’s first Madam President. Yet behind the groundbreaking nature of her candidacy lies an absence of women in elected office. The U.S. lags behind the rest of the world in female representation at the national level,

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The Day the Earth Moved: ‘Payada pa Satan’ (video)

by JOE HILL September 16, 2015 Cartoons
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When a peasant in rural Argentina feels the Earth move, he leaves his lover to find out what’s going on. What he discovers is worse than he could possibly imagine.

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Pocho Nerd Pride Alert: The Maya counting system is awesome (toon)

by Sara Inés Calderón September 14, 2015 Cartoons
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The Maya, as we all know from Stand and Deliver, were bad ass – one of few ancient civilizations to create the concept of zero. Since I am an awesome Latina nerd myself, I must share this awesome official Chilean government education ministry photograph of an actual ancient awesome Maya dude counting some stuff out in […]

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We’re from the Federal Government and we’re here to help (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA August 19, 2015 Cartoons
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God, Guns and The Man: The Bill of Rights in One Syllable Words

by STEPHANIE VARDAVAS April 9, 2015 Cultura
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I No law can say you can’t pray the way you want to, or make you pray if you don’t want to, or take your tax and give it to a guy who’ll use it to pray or preach on God, and no law can say you can’t say what you want to say, or […]

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Mexico’s government has two heads (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA April 6, 2015 Cartoons
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Bananas! How Uncle Sam raped Latin America for cheap fruit (video)

by Moctezuma Cortés January 22, 2015 Cultura
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Why are imported bananas so cheap while apples grown next door are expensive? I’m Chiquita Banana and I’m here to say: I’ve got your answer and it’s CIA.

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La Cucaracha: Washington is back to the same old thing (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz December 1, 2014 Cartoons
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#TodosSomosAyotzinapa: We (43) are all Ayotzinapa (video)

by Andalé Mono November 6, 2014 El Now
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“Estamos indignados,” 43 different people say. “We are indignant!” Los nayaritas estamos indignados ante los sucesos de violencia y represión ocurridos en Ayotzinapa Guerrero.

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La Cucaracha: Sept. 15? It must be ________ Heritage Month (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 15, 2014 Cartoons
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La Cucaracha’s non-lyin’ Mayan prophecies: The U.S. Congress (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 10, 2014 Cartoons
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Government shutdown halts Hispanic Heritage Month in mid-month

by Lalo Alcaraz October 16, 2013 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from WASHINGTON, DC) Effective immediately, all Hispanic Heritage Month observations have been halted due to the current Federal Government shutdown. HHM activities have been classified as “non-essential” and Washington has issued guidelines on toning down loud festivities and colorful displays as the U.S. Treasury runs out of funding. As of midnight, October 15, […]

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GOP to America: ‘I’ll fix you!’ (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA October 3, 2013 Cartoons
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Breaking: GOP blames unidentified suspect for shutdown

by Lalo Alcaraz October 1, 2013 El Now
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(PNS reporting from WASHINGTON, DC) The GOP knows who to blame for today’s partial Federal government shutdown. “An unidentified black man came along out of nowhere, drew a gun and demanded that Republicans shut down the government,” according to Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH).

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Did Uncle Sam kill Tupac Shakur and Michael Jackson? (video)

by GLENN BECK September 17, 2013 Cultura
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Did the United States government kill Tupac Shakur and Michael Jackson as part of a plot to “control African-American youth through their music?” Former Defense Department operative Robert Connors says we’ll find out Monday next week! [Note: We tried to run a copy of this video earlier today but it was removed from LiveLeak just […]

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Defense contractors on immigration bill: ‘Time to get a new Beemer’

by MARIA PURISIMA AND ERESNERD June 28, 2013 El Now
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(PNS reporting from WASHINGTON, DC) The Senate’s approval of a bipartisan “immigration reform” bill Thursday — a bill which Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) says will create “the most militarized border since the Berlin Wall” — has defense contractors talking, and drooling. The hot topic? The untold millions of dollars that may become available if Uncle […]

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Obama to Sebastien, the mariachi kid: If you only knew (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA June 19, 2013 Cartoons
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Tio Sam’s official gummint blog: No Mayan Apocalypse for you

by Andalé Mono December 6, 2012 Doomsday Countdown
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Yes, your Uncle Sam wastes your tax money on blogs while millions suffer and our country lurches toward the fiscal cliff. And Tio Sam says no Mayan Apocalypse for you, despite the obvious DOOMSDAY 2012 COUNTDOWN CLOCK in the right column of EVERY PAGE ON POCHO which says we only have two weeks left! Ignoring […]

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