Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Members of the Los Angeles community gathered around to show their support for DACA.

LA Walkout for DACA

Gerardo Hernandez , Reporter November 13, 2019

Hundreds of students in the LA Unified school district participated in the Rise For DACA walkout rally. The event occurred on Tuesday, November 12 at MacArthur Park to demonstrate the impact of undocumented immigrants in our society. Surprising Result Kathia Garcia, the Lead Youth Organizer, had been...

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Terror Attack in Christchurch, New Zealand Mosque Leaves Many Injured or Dead

Terrorist attack occurred in Christchurch, New Zealand. Targeting two mosques and leaving many reported injured or dead.
Jake Laurell, Tutor March 17, 2019

A terror attack occurred yesterday targeting two mosques in Christchurch New Zealand, with multiple fatalities reported by Associated Press. Police Commissioner, Mike Bush, would not elaborate on the details of how many people were lost. Local authorities report that they have four people in custody...

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Protestors displayed their animosity towards immigration and customs enforcement in the Northgate Market parking lot, the morning of Feb. 21.

ICE Protest Breaks Out at El Monte Northgate Market

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 21, 2018

Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents were expected to investigate the Northgate Market in El Monte early Wednesday, Feb. 21 morning. The agents were to check the Northgate Market’s employees work permits, making sure they were all legally able to work. Police, media and El Monte residents...

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Anti-Trump Supporter displaying the American Flag as a symbol of Patriotism for undocumented immigrants on May 1st in MacArthur Park

No Hate or Fear, Immigrants Welcome Here!

Noah Garcia, Associate Editor May 1, 2017

Hundreds of people spent their first day of May gathering in Downtown L.A to protest the recent string of anti-immigration policies. Calling it the MayDay March and Rally, taken from their website go.peoplepower.org, all groups participating declared their opposition to President Trump and his policies,...

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Names of Rio Hondo faculty and staff who proudly advocate a safe and respectful environment for every member of the Rio Hondo community.

Immigrants face wall even before election day

"Paco", Guest Writer November 16, 2016

Rio Hondo College sophomore, Paco, 26, experienced life changing events when his mother made the choice to move from Mexico to the United States. It was 1999, and Paco was nine years old. On a hot summer day 17 years ago, Paco’s mother, Rosa, and his uncle Gerardo packed their bags, handed Paco...

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