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    Efrén Pérez in Los Angeles Times: “Marking El Paso anniversary, Biden reaches out to Latino leaders”


    The recognition on Tuesday of the El Paso slayings emphasized how the mass shooting was a “punch in the gut for many Latinos,” said Efrén Pérez, a political science and psychology professor at UCLA, because it occurred in a place where a large community of Latinos are woven into the fabric of the city and have lived there for generations.