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'Sleep Dealer' Has Been Re-released Digitally

‘Sleep Dealer’ Has Been Re-released Digitally

by Aura Bogado on July 7 2014, 2:43PM

Alex Rivera’s sci-fi film about drones and migrant labor is now available online.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Watch Rosa Clemente Talk Afro-Latina Identity at Cal State LA Play

Watch Rosa Clemente Talk Afro-Latina Identity at Cal State LA

by Jamilah King on June 20 2014, 10:53AM

The hip-hop scholar and activist explores the black radical tradition.

Topics: Culture

Latinos Respond to Claims That They're 'Declaring Themselves White'

Latinos Respond to Claims That They’re ‘Declaring Themselves White’

by Jamilah King on June 18 2014, 2:11PM

The hashtag #WhatLatinosLookLike popped up on Twitter this week.

Topics: Culture

White GOP Candidate Changes Name to Cesar Chavez in Arizona Race

White GOP Candidate Changes Name to Cesar Chavez in Arizona Race

by Aura Bogado on June 2 2014, 4:24PM

He switched parties, too.

Topics: /NOW, Society

Chipotle Tries to Explain Why Its 'Curated Thought' Series Doesn't Include Latino Authors

Chipotle Tries to Explain Why Its ‘Curated Thought’ Series Doesn’t Include Latino Authors

by Jamilah King on May 22 2014, 12:41PM

The company claims to have reached out to multiple Latino authors who declined their invitation to sign on.

Topics: Culture

Fears About Immigration Consequences Affected Latinos' Healthcare Enrollment

Fears About Immigration Consequences Affected Latinos’ Healthcare Enrollment

by Julianne Hing on May 2 2014, 5:17PM

Latinos posted lower than projected signup rates in President Obama’s healthcare enrollment, according to new numbers released Thursday by the Department of Health and Human Services. Part of that may have been due to families’ fears about how handing over…

Topics: Health, /NOW

Juan Bago and Remezcla Team Up on New Web Series

Juan Bago and Remezcla Team Up on New Web Series

by Von Diaz on March 5 2014, 4:05PM

The new comedy follows the trials of apiring Latino producers.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

San Francisco Says Goodbye to Iconic Gay Latino Bar 'Esta Noche'

San Francisco Says Goodbye to Iconic Gay Latino Bar ‘Esta Noche’

by Jamilah King on February 27 2014, 5:00PM

The legendary venue announced that it’s closing.

Topics: Culture

Obama Launches My Brother's Keeper Initiative for Young Men of Color

Obama Launches My Brother’s Keeper Initiative for Young Men of Color

by Julianne Hing on February 27 2014, 2:24PM

It’s part of Obama’s self-proclaimed “year of action.”

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

Arizona Ethnic Studies Ban Appealed

Arizona Ethnic Studies Ban Appealed

by Von Diaz on November 22 2013, 4:40PM

Parents and students appealing the ban argue it violates the First and 14th amendments and goes against teachers and education expert recommendations.

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

Is it Getting Tougher for Latinos to Own Homes?

Is it Getting Tougher for Latinos to Own Homes?

by Von Diaz on November 14 2013, 10:30AM

Stricter home ownership regulations are hitting the Latino community particularly hard.

Topics: /NOW

Report: When It Comes to College Degrees, Latinos in Calif. at the Bottom

Report: When It Comes to College Degrees, Latinos in Calif. at the Bottom

by Julianne Hing on November 7 2013, 3:52PM

Despite big strides in educational attainment, Latinos in California still lag behind their ppers.

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

Most Latinos Can't Name A Leader From Their Community

Most Latinos Can’t Name A Leader From Their Community

by Von Diaz on October 22 2013, 4:43PM

A new report from the Pew Hispanic Center show Latinos think their community is lacking a strong leader.

Topics: /NOW

Two Police Officers Convicted of Civil Rights Violations Against Latinos in Connecticut

Two Police Officers Convicted of Civil Rights Violations Against Latinos in Connecticut

by Von Diaz on October 22 2013, 12:00PM

Two East Haven police officers have been convicted of multiple charges stemming from allegations of racial profiling and harassment against Latinos in the area.

Topics: /NOW

Black and Latino Families are Hardest Hit by Housing 'Income Segregation'

Black and Latino Families are Hardest Hit by Housing ‘Income Segregation’

by Von Diaz on October 17 2013, 4:56PM

A recent study from Stanford and Cornell researchers says people are increasingly living in either extremely rich or extremely poor neighborhoods.

Topics: /NOW

Is an Increasingly Multicultural America Changing the Way We Eat?

Is an Increasingly Multicultural America Changing the Way We Eat?

by Von Diaz on October 17 2013, 3:48PM

Food industry experts say tortillas and salsa have replaced potato chips and ketchup.

Topics: /NOW

New Web Series Explores Latinos in the Bronx

New Web Series Explores Latinos in the Bronx

by Von Diaz on October 8 2013, 1:12PM

‘Pushing Dreams,’ a new web series by Adel L. Morales, follows the lives of an interconnected group of Latinos struggling to make ends meet.

Topics: /NOW

Little Miss Hispanic Delaware Stripped of Her Crown

Little Miss Hispanic Delaware Stripped of Her Crown

by Von Diaz on September 26 2013, 10:10AM

Seven-year-old Jakiyah McKoy has been told there isn’t sufficient proof of her Hispanic heritage.

Topics: /NOW

'Latino Americans' Debuts on PBS

‘Latino Americans’ Debuts on PBS

by Von Diaz on September 18 2013, 10:01AM

This six-hour documentary chronicles the emergence of Latino communities in the U.S.

Topics: /NOW

The Curious Case of George Zimmerman's Race

The Curious Case of George Zimmerman’s Race

by Julianne Hing on July 22 2013, 7:00AM

Progressive Latinos don’t want anything to do with Trayvon Martin’s killer, but that doesn’t mean his acquittal has nothing to do with them.

Topics: Trayvon Martin

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