Ruben Navarrett Jr / Politics

Latino Reality Check

SAN DIEGO -- With just weeks until the midterm elections, Democrats are in the doghouse with Latino voters.

It's because of immigration, where Democrats have overplayed their hand of blaming Republicans when they fail to do the right thing or ...

Make a Living But Remember to Live

SAN DIEGO -- Thank you, Shonda Rhimes. You've set me free.

The same goes for millions of other parents who spend their days chasing after what has to be the most overscheduled generation of children ever.

Freedom came in the form of a single ...

A Heckler's Reasoning

SAN DIEGO -- When someone puts herself at risk to make a point, the rest of us might ask why she stuck her neck out. But she could just as well turn the question around and ask us why we stayed silent.

I asked Blanca Hernandez -- a 31-year-old ...

One Hollow 'Threat'

SAN DIEGO -- Question: What kind of society thinks it is appropriate to incarcerate children if their mother is also in custody?

Answer: Ours.

For 29-year-old Bryan Johnson, what really makes his blood boil are the "baby jails." Maybe it's ...

Obama Steps Up

SAN DIEGO -- There is nothing wrong with having a president who likes to debate. But things get awkward when he debates himself.

We really don't want a commander in chief who takes positions that he would have vigorously argued against a few ...

Angst Season for Hispanics

SAN DIEGO -- Hey fellow Hispanics, are we powerful yet? We work hard, pursue education, break barriers and serve in the military. We don't ask for special treatment, and yet it would be nice to have a louder voice and decent representation in ...