Friday - Feb 22, 2019


  • Venezuelan Ambassador answers critical questions

    by Marvin J. Ramírez Reafirming Hugo Chávez (L-R) Jan Kalicki looks at his watch while Venezuelan Ambassador answers questions from the audience. ­( Photo By Marvin J. Ramírez ) As Venezuela becomes the bastion of leadership of the new leftist movement in Latin America, and voices of criticism and support crash at political circles, many

  • Honduran government dictates to the media

    by the El Reportero news services

    Manuel ZelayaManuel Zelaya

    HONDURAS - President Manuel Zelaya ordered television and radio stations to broadcast two hours of government propaganda each day from 28 May in order to “counteract the misinformation” that he claims the media presents about his administration.

  • A bullet takes the life of an exemplary S.F. Mission District young man

    by Marvin J. Ramírez He couldn’t realize his dream Eric Campos’s mother Doris, is consoled by Dora H. Canales for the killing of her son. At left Eric’s girlfriend Lisa Martínez and his sisters Doris and Jacqueline Vargas observe the small altar erected in his memory where he died at San Bruno Avenue. ( PHOTO

  • Senate moves along after immigration accord

    ­by Alex Meneses Miyashita

    Harry ReidHarry Reid

    The Senate began debating immigration, while a tentative agreement was reached this week between Republican and Democratic lawmakers.

  • Bernal Heights community continues campaigning for their preschool

    by Juliana Birnbaum Fox Kinder garden still in the air Mauricio Vela (right) shows Alejandra Lara, mother of a kinder garden student, the plan for the new kinder garden plan, while architect Armando Vázquez observes. ( PHOTO BY MARVIN J. RAMIREZ ) Parents, community leaders, and local residents gathered on May 4 to celebrate their

  • Mexican cartels seize control of inmigrant routes

    by the El Reportero news services

    Alfonzo PeñaAlfonzo Peña

    SASABE, MEXICO - Mexican drug lords are taking over the business of smuggling migrants into the United States, using them as human decoys to divert authorities from billions of dollars in cocaine shipments across the same border.

  • FBI joins others to assess LAPD brutality charges

    by Alex Meneses Miyashita

    LAPD Chief William BrattonLAPD Chief William Bratton

    The FBI announced May 3 that it will open a civil rights investigation into the use of force by Los Angeles police officers against civilians during a May 1 immigration rally that gathered some 25,000 demonstrators.