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Aura Bogado

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Aura Bogado

Aura Bogado


Aura Bogado writes about racial justice, Native rights, and immigration for The Nation. A former host and producer for Pacifica radio, her work has also been published in Mother Jones, Newsweek Argentina, Colorlines.com and The Huffington Post. She is currently based in New York City. 


News and Features

All the rhetoric surrounding immigration reform tends to obscure some basic facts.

While Washington debates a grand immigration resolution, some activists are putting their bodies on the line to free those in detention today.

From voter ID laws to inaccessible polling stations, Native voters in Arizona face a cascading series of hurdles to participating in the November election.


Why young women like Sunny Clifford are worth watching.  
History illustrates that Typhoon Haiyan was a man-made disaster that’s the result of climate debt. 
The largest public school police department in the nation targets children who are as young as six years old. 
Let the nightmare of blackface begin. 
The new Univision-ABC Latino media venture known as Fusion already has a race problem. 
Why Bartolomé de las Casas should have nothing to do with it. 
An assortment of bills signed into law will allow undocumented immigrants to breathe, drive, and work a little easier. 
The former head of the DHS needs to come clean about Secure Communities.