The Shifting Religious Identity of Latinos in the United States. Nearly One-in-Four Latinos Are Former Catholics
More than 37 million Latinos in the U.S. speak Spanish at home, making it the country’s most common non-English language. But while the number of Latinos who speak Spanish at home continues to increase due to the overall growth of the Latino population, the share of Latinos who speak the language ...
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Selenidad: Selena, Latinos, and the Performance of Memory [Deborah Paredez] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An outpouring of memorial tributes and public expressions of grief followed the death of the Tejana recording artist Selena Quintanilla Pérez in 1995.
When I recently wrote of a study that showed Black and Latino median wealth could hit zero by the middle of this century, some people contacted me through social media and insisted it was the fault of those whose wealth was on the decline. All you need do is work hard enough — improve yourself ...
This paper explores racial differences in police use of force. On non-lethal uses of force, blacks and Hispanics are more than fifty percent more likely to experience some form of force in interactions with police. Adding controls that account for important context and civilian behavior reduces, but ...
Educational attainment among U.S. Latinos has been changing rapidly in recent years, reflecting the group's growth in the nation's public K-12 schools and colleges.
Suggested Citation:"Front Matter."National Research Council. 2014. The Growth of Incarceration in the United States: Exploring Causes and Consequences.Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/18613.
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Latino (/ l æ ˈ t iː n oʊ, l ə-/) is a term often used in the United States to refer to people with cultural ties to Latin America, in contrast to Hispanic which is a demonym that includes Spaniards and other speakers of the Spanish language (thus Brazilian-Americans would generally be considered Latino, but not Hispanic).