50th Anniversary of the filing of the landmark school segregation case Alvarado et. al vs. El Paso Independent School District

Press Release Link: Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcrc-yurzosEtFw-rOod13_fDgSIHDstZvM For Immediate Release, Date: October 24, 2020 Contact: Raymundo Eli Rojas, rayrojas@rayrojaslaw.com The El Paso Chicano(a) History and Preservation Project will mark the 50th Anniversary of the filing of the landmark school segregation case Alvarado et. al vs. El Paso Independent School District[1]. The milestone will be observed on Oct.… Read More 50th Anniversary of the filing of the landmark school segregation case Alvarado et. al vs. El Paso Independent School District

Payroll Tax Holiday – What It Means To You and Your Company

In response to the Covid-19 emergency and because Congress has beenunable to pass new legislation to help the economy, Donald Trump issuedseveral executive orders on August 8. One of them was the Payroll TaxDeferral Holiday. The so-called payroll tax holiday memorandum reducesthe amount of taxes withheld on employee paychecks from September 1through the end of… Read More Payroll Tax Holiday – What It Means To You and Your Company

Opinion Editorial: “Uptown” and the Re-imagine I-10 Project at the City Plan Commission Meeting

El Paso City Manager Tomás González has instructed his staff to refer and rebrand everything north of downtown El Paso as “Uptown.”  Is González referring to “Uptown,” a neighborhood in Dallas, Texas, or to the new name for everything north of downtown El Paso?  Before anyone states that these statements are conspiracy theories or marketing… Read More Opinion Editorial: “Uptown” and the Re-imagine I-10 Project at the City Plan Commission Meeting

Updated: The El Paso Mass Shooting Archive in Archive-It

By Miguel Juárez, PhD In August 2019, Adan Griego, our colleague at the Stanford University Library, who is originally from El Paso, sent some of us an e-mail suggesting we archive news materials from the August 3, 2019 Walmart Shooting.  Unfortunately, the “El Paso Mass Shooting Archive,” joins other mass shootings which have occurred which… Read More Updated: The El Paso Mass Shooting Archive in Archive-It

Que Paso en El Paso?

Que paso en El PasoDonde todo es tranquilo ynunca pasa nada??No hay OdioSolo AlegriaSomos Creativos y TalentososY nos gusta trabajarSonrientes trabajamosPaso, que llego uno de Afueraun Tirador querompe la PazDe Pazo…Se llevo veintidos VidasHiriendo Corazones de MilesQue esta pasandoen El MundoEn Agosto 3, 2019 pasoRacismo por El Paso… ©2019 Isela Acihuatl Isela Laca What Happened… Read More Que Paso en El Paso?