Category Archives: Opinions From The Region

Getting it Right

Getting it RightThe Census and Why You Should Make Yourself Count By Cindy Gomez-Schempp Que Paso columnist (Originally published in the High Plains Reader October 20, 2009 by Cindy Shawcross*) Link: HPR1.com Census workers will soon be taking to the streets … Continue reading

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Former President Carter Speaks Out About Racism

Former President Carter Speaks Out About Racism By Cindy Gomez-Schempp Que Paso columnist (Originally published in the High Plains Reader September 15, 2009 by Cindy Shawcross*) Link: HPR1.com On September 15th, Former President Carter made a statement in reference to … Continue reading

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Equal Access to the Internet

Equal Access to the Internet Centro Cultural’s Community Response By Cindy Gomez-Schempp Que Paso columnist (Originally published in the High Plains Reader November 22, 2009 by Cindy Shawcross*) Link: HPR1.com The internet is a source of information unlike anything I … Continue reading

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Como se dice “Divisive?”

Como se dice “Divisive?” The Reason We Are Still Divided on Health Care Reform By Cindy Gomez-Schempp Que Paso columnist (Originally published in the High Plains Reader August 25, 2009 by Cindy Shawcross*) Link: HPR1.com I’ve watched and been to … Continue reading

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A Call for Obama to End 287(g)

A Call for Obama to End 287(g) By Cindy Gomez-Schempp Que Paso columnist (Originally published in the High Plains Reader December 16, 2009 by Cindy Shawcross*) Link: http://hpr1.com/opinion/article/a_call_for_obama_to_end_287_g/ Three years ago on December 12, 2006, a nationwide sweep of workers … Continue reading

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