Volume XXIII Number 47 ~ November 24, 1999

FrontPage Stories

Thanksgiving A Family Tradition

Our passage through life is delineated by episodes that bring significance and meaning to our existence. One such episode is the recurring gathering of one's family and friends on November 25, normally in one's home to offer "Thanksgiving" to our Creator for his gift of life.

We gather as a family, united by love, to share our happiness and to rejoice at the bonds that holds us together in the great community of humanity. We give thanks to our God for his blessings and his providence.

Thanksgiving is one of those few holidays that strengthens us as human beings. It links us in a historical bond to the period of time when we first paused to give prayerful Thank You to the good Lord for being by our side and providing for our health and well being.

This day November 25, 1999, as we gather to share in our Thanksgiving dinner, be it turkey, chicken, fish, and yes even tacos with refried beans, pray for all of those who are without families or faith in God and include them in your prayer of thankfulness.

The Staff and Board
La Prensa San Diego

Black Chamber and ACLU Now Call For Race Profiling

PBS Omission—What Suffragettes Owed The Iroquois
By Jacqueline Keeler

Bush Leaves Minorities in Texas Behind
Texas Leaders Warn that Minorities Are Lagging in College Enrollment

Noticias de Mexico


San Diego Historical Society to Host Premier of Exhibition Featuring Paintings
and Watercolors of California Missions

UC Berkeley Archaeologist Fights To Preserve A Unique
Bahamian Slave Plantation From Developer's Plow
UC News Service

Encuesta Halla que Sólo el 29% de los Hispanos Saben que Se Hará
un Censo el Año Próximo

Health and Medical Care in San Diego and Baja California:
Prospects for Collaboration

Hispanic Radio Network/La Red Hispana
Por Yhamel Catacora
En el Día de Acción de Gracias

The Healing Power of Pleasure
By Argentina Mendieta

County Turns Page on New Library Projects

Community Notes:

Museum, California Center for the Arts, Escondido Names Rudy Sanchez
as Exhibitions Assistant

La Casa de la Moneda de los EE.UU. comienza plena producción
de la nueva moneda de dólar dorado


Indian Gaming: Back in the Hands of the People

by Audrey Martinez

Tezozomoc Speaks

Etc. Etc. Etc.
Sporting news, reviews and other tid bits

Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace To Return To Theatres
For One Week To Benefit Local Charities

Film on Chicanos and Vietnam to be Presented at
December Latino Film and Video Series

Calendar of Events:
By Berenice Cisneros

Playboy Looking for Latinas
Playboy Buscando a Latinas

Un Gran Comienzo

Bullfight World...
by Lyn Sherwood
El Juli Records Indulto; The Thrill of Victory, And The Agony of Deceit

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