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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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Héctor Rodríguez: Bringing Latino Representation to the Comic Book World

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 12:09

To his students, he’s Mr. Rodríguez.
To his fans, he’s the creator and author of the comic book and graphic novel series El Peso Hero.

Jennifer Morris Brings Hispanic Heritage Month to her English Language Learners

Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 13:39

You probably haven’t heard of Jennifer Morris. She’s an English Language Learner teacher at Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary School in Philadelphia.
But to her students from Mexico, Puerto Rico, Honduras, and Colombia, she is a hero.

Report: ICE Allegedly Gives Detained Immigrants Hysterectomies Without Full Consent

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 09:31

Among the horrific forms of treatment undocumented individuals face, a new report claims that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) performs hysterectomies on immigran

#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/29: How a Community-Based Workforce Advances Health Equity

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 13:04

Latinos are disproportionately impacted by the health and economic impacts of COVID-19.
To reduce inequities, local and state leaders need to ensure Latinos and others from highly impacted communities are embedded in response and recovery.

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