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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

Oklahoma's Latinos Join Recovery Effort Amid State's Cultural Change

Oklahoma’s Latinos Join Recovery Effort Amid State’s Cultural Change

by Jamilah King on May 28 2013, 1:52PM

Citizenship has become a key factor in people’s decisions about whether or not to seek help in recovery.

Topics: /NOW

Jennifer Lopez Calls New Verizon Deal to Court Latinos 'No Brainer'

Jennifer Lopez Calls New Verizon Deal to Court Latinos ‘No Brainer’

by Jamilah King on May 23 2013, 11:45AM

Viva Movil will be ready in a city near you.

Topics: /NOW

Ad Featuring Undocumented Immigrants Asks Whether They Deserve Healthcare Too

Ad Featuring Undocumented Immigrants Asks Whether They Deserve Healthcare Too

by Jorge Rivas on April 30 2013, 11:55AM

The state is launching its insurance exchange program that will make health care more affordable for residents once Obamacare kicks in but it’s planning but it’s planning on leaving undocumented immigrants out.

Topics: Health, /NOW

Study: Undocumented Latinos Get Into HIV Treatment Dangerously Late

Study: Undocumented Latinos Get Into HIV Treatment Dangerously Late

by Jorge Rivas on April 1 2013, 3:18PM

Undocumented Latinos and black Americans both arrive in care later than others. But undocumented Latinos are still likely to do well in treatment once there.

Topics: Health, /NOW

Bruno Mars Explains Why He Dropped His Puerto Rican Father's Surname

Bruno Mars Explains Why He Dropped His Puerto Rican Father’s Surname

by Jorge Rivas on March 22 2013, 11:57AM

Bruno Mars was born Peter Gene Hernandez on October 8, 1985, in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Academy Adds Lupe Ontiveros to 'In Memoriam' Slideshow

Academy Adds Lupe Ontiveros to ‘In Memoriam’ Slideshow

by Jorge Rivas on February 28 2013, 11:22AM

After pressure from Latino organizations the Academy adds the actress to the ‘In Memoriam’ slideshow on their website.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

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