REAL IDs prompting conspiracy theories

By Roberta Pardo Beginning in October 2020, every traveler must present a REAL ID-compliant driver’s license or another acceptable form of identification to fly within the United States. Passed by Congress in 2005, the REAL ID Act “establishes minimum security standards for license issuance and production and prohibits federal agencies from accepting for certain purposes […]

New policy requires visa applicants to provide social media information

By Chara On May 31, the U.S. Department of State launched a new policy requiring visa applicants to provide social media usernames, email addresses and phone numbers. The announcement of the policy was made in March 2018. The State Department said it is updating all its visa applications to add the new requirements. “We already […]

Dos Mundos is celebrating 38 years of serving the community

By Roberta Pardo In June 1981, Clara Reyes started the newspaper in the basement of her and husband Manuel Reyes’ house. She was working in real estate – and in her interactions with the Hispanic community, she noticed the lack of information about services in Spanish in the Kansas City area. She thought a newspaper […]