Latinos http://wfae.org en Against The Odds, 5 Young Latinas Graduate High School And 'Circle de Luz' http://wfae.org/post/against-odds-5-young-latinas-graduate-high-school-and-circle-de-luz <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><p>Six years ago, a group of young women were picked to take part in a special program. The girls were all in the seventh grade, all were Latinas, and all were deemed to be at risk of dropping out of school or becoming pregnant. The program is run by a volunteer group called Circle de Luz. And last week the group – and the young women they mentored – had reason to celebrate</p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:14:08 +0000 Nick de la Canal 53552 at http://wfae.org Against The Odds, 5 Young Latinas Graduate High School And 'Circle de Luz' GOP Has Long Way To Go In Appealing To Minorities http://wfae.org/post/gop-has-long-way-go-appealing-minorities <p>In their rather blunt assessment of the <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/03/18/174665725/rnc-report-a-postmortem-on-failed-2012-election">debacle</a> that was the 2012 election, the Republican National Committee came to a simple conclusion. It can’t continue down the same path and remain politically relevant.</p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 21:15:01 +0000 Michael Bitzer 24194 at http://wfae.org GOP Has Long Way To Go In Appealing To Minorities