hispanics

ACLU Files Suit Against City of Yakima
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Mateo Arteaga has closely watched the demographics change in Yakima since he moved here in 1988. A longtime educator, Arteaga visits kindergarten classes where smiling Hispanic faces dominate the room.
Hispanics now make up more than a third of Yakima's population, as farm w…
Legislation For Minority Rights Considered
Lawmakers in Olympia are considering legislation that would allow challenges in court when minority supported candidates can't get elected in city and county elections...a house committee on Thursday heard from minority rights advocates...