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Reauthorizing the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act: The Impact on Latino Youth
This paper analyzes the impact on Latino youth of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act, the primary law guiding federal juvenile justice policy. Latino youth would substantially benefit from reforms to the ...
After Stimulus: Sustainable Economic Security for Latinos
While the economic stimulus demonstrated Congress's willingness to work in a bipartisan manner, the final bill did not guarantee economic stability for most Americans. This white paper examins how Latinos in particular ...
Responding to the Needs of Young Latino Children: State Efforts to Build Comprehensive Early Learni
This white paper examines how states are working to build comprehensive early learning standards and to address issues of professional development to ensure the success of Latino and English language learner children and ...
Ailing Federal Investments in Latino Health Prioritites
This paper documents issues and trends in federal investments in health care programs affecting Latinos in the United States. It highlights policy measures that would assist in connecting the millions of uninsured Latinos ...
Combating Anti-Immigrant Opportunism Post September 11
This paper first examines anti-immigrant sentiment in the U.S. prior to September 11. Then it analyzes the history and central characters of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) and other groups within the ...