A Oaxaqueña mother and her two daughters are lay to rest in Hollywood Forever Cemetery

After the fatal accident, where la Oaxaqueña immigrant Saida Méndez-Bernardino and her two young daughters lose their life, the three will be buried this Sunday, September 9, 2012, in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Santa Monica, California. The accident happened around 7:30am when a driver, driving in the wrong way and may have been driving at a high speed, impacted […]

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August 30, 2012 at 0 comments

Understanding the Diversity of Indigenous Migrants in the US, a Cultural Sensitivity Conference in LA

Frequent miscommunication between service providers in the United States and indigenous migrants often lead to unfortunate situations in which the civil rights of indigenous people are violated. For this reason, the Binational Front of Indigenous Organizations (FIOB) and the Binational Center for the Development of Oaxacan Indigenous Communities (CBDIO) are hosting a Cultural Sensitivity Awareness Conference, taking place on October […]

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October 11, 2010 at 0 comments