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  • Oaxacan Secretary of Housing appointed in California

    Oaxacan Secretary of Housing appointed in California

    by El Reportero‘s wire services   Oaxacan Gustavo Velásquez Aguilar, who was Undersecretary of Housing under President Barack Obama in the United States, has now been appointed by the Governor of California, Gavin Newsom, in charge of the Secretary of Housing and Economic Development of the State of California. The Governor of California, who is

  • COVID-19 stimulus package, a mixed bag for those in greatest need   

    COVID-19 stimulus package, a mixed bag for those in greatest need  

    by Sunita Sohrabji/EMS Contributor   SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, signed into law last month, offers little relief to millions of vulnerable immigrants and low-wage workers, said panelists during a media briefing here April 9. The CARES Act was signed into law by President Donald Trump March 27.

  • When the storm passes – a poem from Pope Francis

    When the storm passes – a poem from Pope Francis

    When the storm passes “When the storm passes and the roads are tamed and let’s be survivors of a collective shipwreck. With a weeping heart and fate blessed we will feel happy just for being alive. And we will give you a hug to the first unknown and we will praise luck to keep a

  • End the shutdown; it’s time for resurrection!

    End the shutdown; it’s time for resurrection!

    by Ron Paul Monday, 6 April 2020   For many millions of Christians, Easter is a time to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Others may celebrate the arrival of spring and the promise of new life. Whatever one’s beliefs, after several weeks of mandatory “stay at home” orders and the complete shutdown of the US

  • Outreach April 2020  — Board of Supervisors Public Access and Remote Participation

    Outreach April 2020 — Board of Supervisors Public Access and Remote Participation

    Board of Supervisors Public Access and Remote Participation In accordance with Governor Newsom’s statewide order for all residents to “Stay at Home,” the Office of the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors will begin to provide services remotely Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Employees will be checking their emails and voicemails frequently

  • Salvadorian union leader and water protector speaks in the Bay Area

    Salvadorian union leader and water protector speaks in the Bay Area

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff   Marielos de León, leader of one of the largest union federations in El Salvador, will speak about labor’s current alliance with environmental and community organizations to fight against corporate control of water in El Salvador. $5 to $10 donation is requested, but no one will be turned away

  • Opera Singer Plácido Domingo hospitalized in Mexico with coronavirus

    Opera Singer Plácido Domingo hospitalized in Mexico with coronavirus

    by the El Reportero‘s news services   The 79-year-old tenor announced he tested positive on March 22 Opera star Plácido Domingo is hospitalized in Acapulco, Mexico with the coronavirus. Per CNN, his spokesperson said, “He is doing well and is responding to treatment.” On March 22, the music legend used his Facebook page to share

  • Carlos Acosta to present Swan’s Death new version

    Carlos Acosta to present Swan’s Death new version

    by the El Reportero‘s news services   London, April 3 (Prensa Latina) The Director of Birmingham Royal Ballet, Carlos Acosta, has announced that he will present online a new version of ‘The Swan’s Death,’ an iconic work created by Mikhail Fokin to Ana Pavlova. According to historians, the work becomes the most finest choreography from

  • Will coronavirus end the Fed?   

    Will coronavirus end the Fed?  

    by Ron Paul 30 March 2020   September 17, 2019 was a significant day in American economic history. On that day, the New York Federal Reserve began emergency cash infusions into the repurchasing (repo) market. This is the market banks use to make short-term loans to each other. The New York Fed acted after interest rates