Annual fundraiser at Centro Hispano encourages action, celebration in a time of crisis for Latinos

After an outcry from immigration advocates, faith leaders and politicians, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to stop separating children from their parents when they try to cross the southern border. 

For Latinos around the country, that crisis was one of many, said Karen Menendez Coller, executive director of Centro Hispano, pointing to the end of protected status for Salvadoran migrants, DACA recipients hanging in legal limbo and a constant barrage of rhetoric where families are being used as “pawns” in a battle for immigration legislation...

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