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Indigenous Undocumented Farm Workers Left Out of Health Care Reform

June 25, 2013 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Jun 25, 2013

For a Spanish translation of this article, click here.

Sealing Youth Offender Records Brings ‘Chance at a New Life’

June 21, 2013 / By
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New America Media, Commentary, David Cunningham, Posted: Jun 20, 2013 Ed. Note: In June, youth advocates testified before a hearing of the Senate Public Safety Committee in Sacramento in support of AB 1006, which would require court and probation officers to inform youth offenders of how to seal their records upun turning 18.

Barred from Federal Programs, DREAMers May Qualify for Medi-Cal

June 21, 2013 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Jun 17, 2013

OXNARD, Calif. – For years, DREAMer Rodrigo Perea, 18, lived under a threatening cloud of deportation.

South Kern Sol Accepting Applications

June 14, 2013 / By
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South Kern Sol is looking for a few great student reporters to add to our team. 

Calif. Bill Would Send Sexually Exploited Children to Foster System

June 10, 2013 / By
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Sexual exploitation of youth is a problem that advocates and law enforcement officials say is a growing concern in California.

Walking Toward Community Health, Safety

February 14, 2013 / By
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By Gladys Colotl/South Kern Sol

GREENFIELD– The Greenfield Walking Group has achieved another goal in their quest in getting their community healthier: they’re a non-profit organization.

The Time Is Now: Ethnic Media Call for Immigration Reform in 2013

February 8, 2013 / By

Editor’s Note: This editorial was produced in association with New America Media (, a national association of ethnic media, and was published by ethnic media across the country to bring attention to the urgency of immigration reform.

Youths Dared To ‘Dream Brave’

February 7, 2013 / By

On Jan.21 more than 200 youth united their voices part of the #DREAMBRAVE Youth Summit in Los Angeles at The California Endowment headquarters.

Christmas A Time Of Celebration

February 5, 2013 / By
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This past Christmas time local Greenfield residents and parishioners from Misioneros Guadalupanos Iglesia Catolica attended Christmas mass with Rev.

With Taft Shooting, Small Towns No Longer a Safe Haven

January 12, 2013 / By

South Kern Sol, First Person, Staff, Posted: Jan 12, 2013 Editor’s Note: Following the December tragedy in Newtown, Conn.,