“The Bronx is no longer burning, except with a desire to read.”
The 2017 Pura Belpré award winners were announced this week, showcasing some of the most influential Latino children’s literature of … Continue reading 2017 Pura Belpré Awards Honor Latino Authors for Cultural Literature
Historic preservation groups are launching a partnership with city officials to save Miami’s Little Havana, the epicenter of the Cuban diaspora.
The Oscar nominations are in and “Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda is in the running for best Original Song. Miranda wrote … Continue reading Lin-Manuel Miranda Gets Oscar Nomination for ‘Moana’
Colombian singer, J Balvin, can add Guinness World Record holder to his long list of accomplishments.
Gina Rodriguez and her production company have signed a deal with CBS Television Studios, the studio that produces the CW’s … Continue reading Gina Rodriguez Promises To Use New TV Deal To Spotlight ‘Faces Unseen’
The “Scarface” reboot may be be down a director but it seems to have just gained its leading man.
When Daisy Manzo was a little girl, she mastered the art of faking colds and stomachaches so she could be … Continue reading Where are California’s Latino doctors? New programs try to grow next generation
It’s been a tense week for immigrants and people of color throughout the country, but there was some good news … Continue reading Despite Turmoil, Latinos In California Are Prospering
When the newest “Star Wars” movie came out in movie theaters, Perla Nation insisted on waiting to see it with … Continue reading ‘Star Wars’ actor Diego Luna did not hide his Mexican accent — and Latinos heard it loud