The LIBRE Institute Hosts Backpack Giveaway in Five Cities Across New Mexico

By July 27th, 2021, 16:45 EDT

Event series equips thousands of students with backpacks and information on educational opportunities (ALBUQUERQUE, NM) – This summer, The LIBRE Institute is throwing back-to-school events in five cities across New Mexico. These events will feature giveaways of thousands of backpacks and other school supplies, food, and family-fun activities. The LIBRE Institute and local partners seek to support families as they …

José Martí: tendiendo puentes de libertad

By January 28th, 2021, 11:11 EST

El Instituto Libre honra hoy a Jose Martí, poeta y patriota cubano nacido el 28 de enero de 1853. Nos entusiasma poder recordar el legado de Martí quien vivió la mayor parte de su vida en New York como exiliado, y desde esa pujante ciudad escribió abundantemente sobre Hispanoamérica. Durante su lucha por la libertad de Cuba, Martí dedicó mucho …

 

Understanding the Dangers of Socialism & Communism in the US

By October 21st, 2020, 12:00 EDT

Today The LIBRE Institute released a forum to discuss the dangers of Socialism and Communism and its potential threats to the U.S. through policy. We spoke with 3 individuals who share their experiences from Cuba, Venezuela, and Nicaragua. The purpose is to share with Hispanic students and the general public relevant testimonies from these three different countries who are experiencing Communist …

2020 Hispanic MVP Report Quantifies Importance of Latino Vote

By October 20th, 2020, 12:00 EDT

(Arlington, VA) – Today The LIBRE Institute released the 2020 edition of the Hispanic Margin of Victory Project (Hispanic MVP) report. This report projects Hispanic turnout for races in the House of Representatives and Senate around the country, based on recent history. It also notes the margin of victory in recent races. Based on these data points, this year’s report …

COVID19

By April 14th, 2020, 15:53 EDT

We know families trust their teachers and schools to educate their children and this time of sheltering at home can be very stressful with school-aged children at home. Thankfully, children are armed with curiosity and a drive to learn. Loving adults can encourage learning anywhere and everywhere. We hope this time will allow for you to strengthen relationships with your …

Townhall with Finance Expert Andres Gutierrez

By April 13th, 2020, 17:57 EDT

Nationally Recognized Personal Finance Expert Will Share Tips to Hispanic Community (Mission, Texas) – The LIBRE Institute, a nonpartisan and nonprofit organization that serves as a trusted resource for the Hispanic community, will interview Andres Gutierrez, a nationally recognized personal finance expert with years of experience working with the Hispanics across the country, to discuss financial best practice during the …

 

The LIBRE Institute and Americans for Prosperity Foundation Submit Public Comment on Proposed USCIS Fee Increase

By January 7th, 2020, 10:26 EST

The LIBRE Institute and Americans for Prosperity Foundation submitted a public comment opposing a proposal from the Department of Homeland Security to raise immigration and naturalization benefit request fees and improperly transfer part of the fee revenue to Immigration and Customs Enforcement . This fee increase, along with other fee increases in the past 12 years, show that the U.S. …

ICYMI: NPR Covers Common Ground Immigration Pop-Up Exhibit

By November 7th, 2019, 16:21 EST

(Arlington, VA)— NPR published a story highlighting the Common Ground: Immigration exhibit and it’s goal of changing the conversation from the areas that divide us to the Common Ground we share on one of nation’s toughest issues. Listen and read the entire article here.   Below are excerpts from the piece.   Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, as it’s officially known, has broad support across the political spectrum. The …

ICYMI: Immigration Exhibit Premieres in Wynwood, Miami

By October 4th, 2019, 15:16 EDT

(Miami, FL)— Yesterday marked the official premiere of the Common Ground: Immigration Pop-up Exhibit. This multi-city, experiential installation launched in Wynwood Miami and will be on location from Oct. 3rd – Oct. 6th before heading to Politicon in Nashville, TN – followed by other cities across the U.S. Following the premiere, The New York Times, Washington Post, ABC News, US News, Miami Herald and numerous local outlets published coverage of the exhibit …

Media Advisory: Immigration Exhibit Launch Event

By October 2nd, 2019, 10:24 EDT

(Miami, FL)— Tomorrow, Common Ground: Immigration will host a launch event featuring guest speakers, welcome reception, special tour of the exhibit, and media availability.  This new, experiential pop-up exhibit will launch in Wynwood for one weekend only before touring other cities across the U.S.. Date: TOMORROW: Thursday, October 3 Time: 7 PM – 9 PM Where: The Deck at Wynwood Address: 2250 NW 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33127 Media: Press …