With the abundance of government programs available to the ghettos are often misused and of course are abused by those trying to avoid working or by others who really do not need such services. With those problems plentiful the government should enforce a checks and balances program to make sure such programs are not abused and if so penalize the abusers by reducing benefits, force “persuade” them to return to work, or cut them off from benefits immediately which would seem very harsh for their families
“James let’s go before it's dark. I'm not trying to be on the streets while the gangs are out,”said Sergio. James and Sergio start to walk back home from Santa Fe’s training grounds. The two are part of Santa Fe’s Under 18 soccer squads. As it gets darker in Bogota, the gangs of Bogota loom the streets. Most of the homes are abandoned or heavily damaged. Moving through the city they can hear guns being fired. As James and Sergio are walking home they find their route back home is blocked off by
In his essay “César Chávez Saved My Life” Daniel “Nene” Alejandrez tells his story of the struggle and anger towards many injustices that happen around him and his journey from channeling that anger through crime to using it to start a foundation Barrios Unidos, to help men in prison overcome poverty, and the drug and violence culture surrounding them. In his essay, Alejandrez uses key scenes from his life to convey his main theme of spiritual connection to overcome the many hardships the Latino community
The movie Romero is a movie that was released in 1989 which covers the life, career, and eventual assassination of the Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero. Upon his appointment as archbishop the local government assumed that he would go with the status quo and help them to quell dissent. Romero met the early expectations of him that the government had, and did not rock the boat in terms of speaking out against the government. Romero later does the opposite of this, after personal experiences of the
additional information about Latino background. This is how I felt as I walked through Musel del Barrio. I was quite excited to go to the Museo del Barrio because it was one of the museums in New York City that I have not been to. During this semester, my interest in the Nuyorican movement has grown. I was interested in learning more about the movements and the impact the museum had on the community. Museo del Barrio is located at 1230 5th Ave, New York, NY 10029 also known as East Harlem. East Harlem is
A person who is graduating from college will get the opportunity for an internship. The person will get an understanding of the company's internal and external environment. This paper will look at the four areas of Boys and Girls Harbor using SWOT analysis. The paper will discuss the strengths and weaknesses which are the internal area and the opportunities and threats which are the external area of the company. There will be suggestions on how the company can improve and be successful.