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Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga speaks at Latino Leader Gathering

Latino Leader Gatherings

The Initiative regularly brings together young Latino Catholics and others to explore key issues and personal stories involving faith and public life with distinguished Latinos and other leaders. These events also offer valuable opportunities for discussion, reflection, networking at happy hours and receptions, and community-building. These gatherings are supported by the Initiative’s Latino Leadership Group which is made up of leaders in Latino communities.  Past topics include the impact of a pope from Latin America, immigration issues, and lay leadership among Latinos.


Latino man votes in United States election

What Is Going on with Latino Voters?

Few things are more important and less understood than the votes and values of Latinos in U.S. politics. Latinos in the United States do not form a monolithic community, with diverse religious, economic, cultural, and ideological backgrounds. Yet this diverse constituency is often lumped together by…


What Is Going on with Latino Voters? (Video)

February 15, 2022

Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes

Social Media: Real Connection or the Illusion of Communication? (Video)

December 2, 2021

Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes

Resisting a Throwaway Culture (Video)

November 4, 2021

Duration: 1 hour 7 minutes