From the Editor

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Thankful for our veterans

Thankful for our veterans

LPM and RCI salute veterans in our community at the third annual Honoring Those Who Serve Luncheon

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Awareness and action

Awareness and action

Yes, it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the month a special exhibition opens in Phoenix

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Let’s celebrate

Let’s celebrate

This month, Latino Perspectives Magazine celebrates its sixth anniversary. This important milestone would have not been possible without the continuous support of our readers, friends and supporters. Over the past 72 months, the pages of our magazine have chronicled a slice of the Latino experience in Arizona. We’ve shared the stories of entrepreneurs, artists and […]

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Art for all seasons

Art for all seasons

Autumn is almost here and so is the start of a diverse, eclectic and plentiful season of music, theatre, festivals and more

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Celebrate patriotism

Celebrate patriotism

And freedom – Happy Independence Day from LPM

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Your vote is your voice

Your vote is your voice

Register to vote! If you are already a registered voter, sign up for the Permanent Early Voting List (PEVL).

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Join the discourse

Join the discourse

– and don’t forget to celebrate your mother

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A small business is a big deal

A small business is a big deal

We begin the second quarter of the year with a salute to small businesses. Often credited for spurring innovation and job creation, small businesses are also dubbed the backbone of our economy. That over half of Americans either own or work for a small business helps bring to light the backbone metaphor. While individual small […]

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We celebrate WOMEN

We celebrate WOMEN

In honor of National Women’s History Month, we devote our cover story to formidable women who have made significant contributions to our state. In “Making their Mark,” ASU archivist and historian Dr. Christine Marín contextualizes the contributions of seven trailblazing women: Plácida García Smith, sisters Alice Ocampo Quesada and Dora Ocampo Quesada, Dr. Anne Marie […]

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Deeds of Love

Deeds of Love

All it takes is a simple run to the grocery store or pharmacy to be reminded that Valentine’s Day is here. Hearts galore everywhere! It’s hard to miss the shiny helium balloons, red roses, chocolate-covered confections, and last-minute “forget-me-nots” by the checkout counter. As a society, we’ve learned that giving a “little something” is an […]