US DEMOCRATIC PRIMARIES

Julián Castro: “At some point, the Democrats forgot to defend the poor”

The Democratic presidential candidate from Texas speaks to EL PAÍS about why he is focusing his campaign on vulnerable groups

Democratic primaries

Beto O’Rourke: “Impeachment is a sign that our democracy still works”

The Democratic presidential candidate from Texas speaks to EL PAÍS about the need to remove Donald Trump from office, Mexico’s importance as a US partner, and gun control

DEMOCRATIC PRIMARIES

Pete Buttigieg: “It’s very important that we not only beat this president, but also defeat Trumpism”

The 37-year-old mayor, who describes himself as an “Episcopalian gay millennial,” has been the surprise candidate of the Democratic primaries, proposing the regularization of immigrants and an end to precarious working conditions

OPERA

Nine women accuse Spanish tenor Plácido Domingo of sexual harassment

The Associated Press publishes testimonies that claim inappropriate behavior by the popular opera singer and director

Autism

“Autism is just a different operating system”

An international software company that hires people on the autism spectrum has plans for an office in Spain

AMERICAS

“We are going to take the risk and go to the US, we can’t go back”

President Donald Trump’s new policy of separating migrant families is doing little to dissuade those fleeing violence and poverty

Academy Awards 2018

Guillermo del Toro conquers the most Mexican Oscars to date

Thanks to his win with ‘The Shape of Water,’ four films from directors from Mexico have taken the top gong at the Academy Awards in the last five years

US immigration policy

‘Dreamers’ in the US: “Today is the day we rise up”

The Trump administration’s decision to end the so-called DACA program sparks widespread protests

LIFE UNDER TRUMP

Trump allows 15,000 new temporary visas to cover lack of US workers

Government provides relief to businesses “at risk of significant harm” over shortage back home

CITIZEN JOURNALISM

Meet the man who recorded the world’s first viral video

In 1991, George Holliday filmed LA police beating Rodney King, sparking deadly race riots

US IMMIGRATION

Latinos march in California to protest Trump’s immigration policies

Los Angeles and San Francisco brought to a standstill as immigrants highlight their role in the economy

US-MEXICO RELATIONS

For Mexican families separated by the border, a 20-minute reunion

Border Angels initiative allows people to meet briefly in no-man’s land at Tijuana crossing

US DEPORTATIONS

US “dreamer” gets deported to Mexico overnight without trial

Young man was made to sign papers before being dumped on the other side of the border, say attorneys

TRUMP’S WALL

US security firms and border agencies get behind Trump’s wall

Delegates at Border Security Expo in Texas cautiously optimistic about business opportunities

SPANISH IN THE US

Accents make a comeback in California

Assembly is studying a bill that would allow diacritical marks on Spanish names in official registers

US immigration policy

Judge releases ‘dreamer’ arrested in Seattle on illegal immigration charge

In decision that could set precedent, Daniel Ramírez Medina can await deportation decision in liberty

US IMMIGRATION

Los Angeles city workers will not cooperate with Trump on immigration

Police chief says crime reports by Latinos are down, suggesting fear of deportation is pushing thousands into silence

HEALTH

How Americans who voted for Trump now fear for their health insurance

In the Republican stronghold of Bakersfield, California, 95,000 people depend on Obamacare

LATIN AMERICA

Advice to illegal migrants: “Keep your head down as much as you can”

Undocumented people in the United States are fearful of Trump's new deportation rules

ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION

US judge declines to release “dreamer” despite federal protection

Daniel Ramírez’s lawyers say his statement was tampered with to make him look like gang member

Drug smuggling

US patrol agents find drug-launching catapult on border fence

Mexican and American authorities dismantle device used to get bundles of marijuana over the border

US-MEXICO RELATIONS

US “dreamer” arrest fuels fears of extreme action against illegal migrants

Young Mexican under federal protection now faces deportation, raising concerns for 750,000 others

TRUMP AND THE HISPANIC COMMUNITY

The White House no longer speaks Spanish

Politicians, educators and activists say the move is detrimental in a country with 57 million Hispanics

US POLITICS

California squares up to Trump with new legislation to protect immigrants

State Assembly calls on incoming president to abandon deportation plans for migrants

US POLITICS

California appoints second-generation Latino as attorney general

Democrat Xavier Becerra seen as leading fight against Trump in key areas such as immigration

US POLITICS

Could California become independent after Trump victory?

Secessionist group in US state has pushed forward vote plans after recent presidential election

MEXICO

The American real estate riches of a disgraced Mexican governor

Javier Duarte has left a trail of multi-million-dollar investments in one of Houston’s wealthiest neighborhoods