Cesar Chavez’ Granddaughter Takes The Family’s Legacy To The White House

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Granddaughter of Cesar Chavez is a White House presidential aide.

Julie Chavez Rodriguez isn’t the first Latina to work in the White House, but she may be the most famous Hispanic presidential aide in history.

President Barack Obama’s deputy director of the Office of Public Engagement is the granddaughter of farm labor legend Cesar Chavez, and she has assumed the White House mantel that America’s most famous Latino once turned down.

In 1962 President John F. Kennedy offered Cesar Chavez, then a labor and community organizer, a position in his young administration, and he had to weigh long and hard whether to accept that position or start the United Farm …

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What’s The World’s Most Gay-Friendly Country?

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A new international ‘morality poll’ has revealed that Spanish people lead the world in terms of acceptance of homosexuality.

The Pew Research Center’s Global Views on Morality poll showed that  Spain was the least homophobic country of the 40 surveyed.

A total of 55 per cent of Spaniards described homosexuality as “morally acceptable,” while 38 per cent said that it was “not a moral issue.” Only 6 per cent felt that homosexuality was “morally unacceptable.”

The least tolerant countries were Ghana and Russia, where 98 per cent and 72 per cent of those surveyed  deemed homosexuality “morally unacceptable”.

The poll also looked at public opinions on issues …

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