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Redes En Acción is dedicated to reducing Latino cancer with a national network of community groups, researchers, government health agencies and the public. Core activities include research, training, and stimulating awareness of cancer and resources in Latino communities.

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Anti-Immigrant Climate Can Lead to Latino Children’s Increased Anxiety

Wednesday, January 5, 2022 - 10:54

Latino immigrant families experience greater threats from a negative immigration climate that can lead to increased anxiety for children and difficulty paying attention in school, according to a new study from the

Cesar Chavez: A Hero Who Fought for the Rights of Latino Workers

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 10:46

For years, Latino farmworkers suffered at the hands of corrupt businesses who underpaid laborers and took advantage of such workers.

Dolores Huerta: An American Latino Labor Leader and Civil Rights Activist

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 16:04

Dolores Huerta taught us sí se puede—yes we can.
This was Huerta’s rallying cry as she inspired Latino farm workers to demand fair wages and better working conditions in the 1970s.

17 Awesome Ways to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 09:08

Hispanic Heritage Month is here!
This annual U.S. observance, from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, celebrates the histories, cultures, and contributions of Americans whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.

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