They are “swayable shopaholics.”
Tag Archives: Multilingual America
Asian Americans’ Shopping Habits Make Retailers’ Eyes Light Up, Los Angeles Times
Amtrak Recruiting LGBT Passengers, CNS News
Train service is creating separate websites to market to blacks, Hispanics, and homosexuals.
Spanish-language ad may have swayed them.
Union boss: “Latino voters control the long-term fate and future of the Republican Party.”
Obamacare appears to be obsessed with race.
Team Takes Healthcare Plan to Ethnic Areas, Los Angeles Times
For many immigrants the very concept of medical insurance is alien.
Census Data Mask Poverty Suffered by Some Asian American Groups, Los Angeles Times
In Los Angeles, Cambodians are more poor than blacks and Hispanics.
Spanish-language film is doing particularly well in California and Texas.
Owner wanted an “all-Mexican” organization.
They just need taxpayer-funded interpreters.
Languages Other Than English Used in More U.S. Homes, Data Show, Los Angeles Times
But many also speak English.
Hispanic Influx Causes Tensions with Blacks, Daily Press
Black legislators don’t want to share their group’s racial set-asides.
9th Circuit Says Miranda Warning Must Be Given in Correct Spanish, Los Angeles Times
Illegal-immigrant criminal walks free.
Different messages for different audiences.
Whites, Latinos Hit Population Parity in Calif., San Francisco Chronicle
“It’s a great opportunity,” says Gov. Jerry Brown.
Many Asian Americans Are as Segregated by Neighborhood as Latinos, Los Angeles Times
But LA Times says it’s OK for Asians to stick together.
But it’s not enough for the director of the League of United Latin American Citizens.
A Speech in Spanish Is a First for the Senate, New York Times
Virginia senator is the culprit.
Many Hispanics aren’t “culturally comfortable” sending children to pre-school.
Company struggles to maintain common-sense policy.
A harbinger of things to come.
L.A. Elections May Be Decided by Older, White Voters, Poll Shows, Los Angeles Times
But candidates are still trying to go bilingual.
Spanish TV Eyes English Ad Budgets, Wall Street Journal
Advertising in English puts you “on the wrong side of history.”
“If I could speak English I wouldn’t have the problems that exist.”
1 in 3 Adults in Parts of L.A. Are in U.S. Illegally, Study Finds, Los Angeles Times
Countywide, the number is one in ten.
Parents Rally to Save Classroom Breakfasts, Los Angeles Times
Bread and circuses.
20,000 Students Sue Calif. Educators for Not Teaching English, Christian Science Monitor
State and federal law require that all non-English-speakers be taught English.
Gadsden High School: Ump Pushed English-Only in Game, Las Cruces Sun-News
The school district is 97 percent Hispanic.
Illegal Immigrant in Milford Death Ruled Incompetent, My Fox Boston
His low education and “unique cultural background” make him unfit to stand trial.
Wealthy, Business-Savvy Mexican Immigrants Transform Texas City, Los Angeles Times
They are fleeing the horrors of their homeland.
“A conservative estimate.”
This is the first time a Spanish network has topped NBC.
We must cater to the 12 million Spanish-speakers covered by the Affordable Care Act.
Students Struggling with English Not Getting Help, Report Says, Los Angeles Times
One quarter of CA public-school students are “English learners.” 85% are US born.
But it should not permit the “radical fringe of racism.”
Macomb’s Changing Demographics Present Challenges, Opportunities, The Macomb Daily
What’s 4 million more Democratic voters?
Tribal America, National Review
Mark Steyn points to a probable future of the US, and it resembles the Third World.
Carlos Gutierrez also thinks Republicans should support amnesty.
Immigrants Learn the Language of Area Driving, CBS Baltimore
They are forced to abandon cherished cultural habits.
Tom Wolfe Goes ‘Back to Blood’ in Miami, USA Today
Author’s new book shows Miami as “a melting pot filled with objects that don’t want to melt.”
Mayor made the mistake of asking Somalis to assimilate.
What’s next? Chinese?
Filipino Nurses Win Language Discrimination Settlement, Los Angeles Times
California hospital insisted that they speak English at work.
Just 51 percent of Hispanics born in the US are English-dominant.
Oaxacan Festival Moves to Eastside in Bid for Wider Audience, Los Angeles Times
Oaxacans face discrimination in Mexico so they come to America.