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By Leira Sánchez President-elect Donald Trump’s national diversity coalition has a new — and previously adversarial — adviser: U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce president Javier Palomarez. Palomarez — whose organization endorsed GOP candidate John Kasich during primary season and Hillary Clinton for the general election — has accepted the Trump transition...

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Alessandro della Valle / Keystone / AP Adrienne Green Oct 6, 2016 Business Like The Atlantic? Subscribe to the Daily, our free weekday email newsletter. The summer of 2016 boasted two expectation-smashing jobs reports, signalling overall economic growth: In August, the the U.S. economy added 151,000 jobs, while the unemployment rate...
By Manuel Betancourt Director Catalina Aguilar Mastretta, Pantelion Films On the surface, Everybody Loves Somebody looks like a lot of romantic comedies that have come before it. But Catalina Aguilar Mastretta's second film, which stars How to Get Away with Murder's Karla Souza as a California ob-gyn with family in...
By Héctor Tobar Credit Edward Ubiera In the deepest reaches of my brain, there is a boy who speaks Spanish. He calls his mother and father “Mamá” and “Papá.” One of his favorite expressions is “qué lindo” (how nice, or how sweet). He’s proud of the Mexican slang he’s learned: for instance,...