Saturday - Sep 22, 2018
  • The Nicaraguan and US rock community is in mourning

    The Nicaraguan and US rock community is in mourning

    by Marvin Ramírez   After struggling with a series of liver health situations as a result of drinking, the legendary guitarist and musical composer, René Mendieta, better known as “Manito”, gave his soul to the Creator on Aug. 28, 2018. He was 65 years old. He was born in Mangua, Nicaragua on Feb. 6, 1953.

  • SAM-e the “Supernutrient” vital bio-chemical

    SAM-e the “Supernutrient” vital bio-chemical

    by Ben Fuchs Back in the 1990’s SAM-e was popular as an antidepressant and energizer. Although its effectiveness may have been overstated, the fact remains that SAM-e can be a very important nutritional supplement for a lot of mental health issues, anxiety, bipolar disorder and depression.   SAM-e, which was first discovered in the 1950’s, is

  • Kaiser hospital workers to stand up for patient care in labor day protest, civil disobedience

    Kaiser hospital workers to stand up for patient care in labor day protest, civil disobedience

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff More than 1,000 healthcare workers and their allies will march and engage in civil disobedience and protest this Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 3, to protest the corporation’s plans that would undermine patients and the people who care for them.   The workers will be joined by U.S. Reps. Ro Khanna

  • Nights with Platanito Premieres New Season

    Nights with Platanito Premieres New Season

    by the El Reportero’s news services With almost five years of existence, Noches con Platanito (Nights with Platanito) is the critically acclaimed “late night” program and the only Spanish-language program of its kind during Prime Time in the American Union that has become an essential part of program circuit of “late night “and practically a

  • NOTE FROM THE EDITOR

    NOTE FROM THE EDITOR

    Dear reader, the following piece, published by The Free Thought Project, a website whose mission is to “foster the creation and expansion of liberty-minded solutions to modern day tyrannical oppression. It is a well-described article that details how our nation, the United States of America, has taken the wrong path in its mission to securing

  • Beyond an artificial world

    Beyond an artificial world

    Futurists are inclined to predict a world in which AI (artificial intelligence) will take over a major portion of what is now human activity. In a matter of decades, for example, they say one computer will have more capacity than all the human brains on the planet put together. Then, the prediction goes, AI will

  • Political prisoners explain hunger strike against abuses in prisons in Nicaragua

    Political prisoners explain hunger strike against abuses in prisons in Nicaragua

    by the El Reportero’s wire services Some 120 political detainees left in the National Penitentiary System (SPN) arrived Thursday on their third day with an indefinite hunger strike in protest against the ill-treatment they suffer and for their liberty removed by the political revenge of the repressive regime by Daniel Ortega and Rosario Murillo in

  • U.S. is denying passports to Hispanics, questioning citizenship

    U.S. is denying passports to Hispanics, questioning citizenship

    by the El Reportero’s wire services      The Trump administration is accusing hundreds, and possibly thousands, of Latinos along the border of using fraudulent birth certificates since they were babies, and it is undertaking a widespread crackdown on their citizenship.     In a statement, the State Department said that it ‘has not changed policy or practice regarding

  • 8 years after Los Zetas’ massacre of 72 migrants, ‘no real investigation’

    8 years after Los Zetas’ massacre of 72 migrants, ‘no real investigation’

    11 have been charged in Tamaulipas mass murder, but no one sentenced       by Mexico Daily News      Eight years after 72 undocumented migrants were killed in a massacre in Tamaulipas, authorities still haven’t conducted a “real investigation” into the crime, charges the head of an NGO that represents the families of 10 victims. 

  • Aretha Franklin, queen of soul’s funeral set for Aug. 31

    Aretha Franklin, queen of soul’s funeral set for Aug. 31

    por los  servicios de noticias de El  Reportero      El funeral de la cantante estadounidense Aretha Franklin, conocida mundialmente como la reina del soul, será el 31 de agosto en Detroit, confirmó su portavoz y representante, Gwendolyn Quinn.     La vocalista también apodada Lady Soul y reconocida como una de las artistas más influyentes