Two Dominican Journalists Killed During Facebook Live Broadcast
Two Dominican Journalists Killed During Facebook Live Broadcast
By Raquel Reichard | 02/17/2017 - 10:51

Two radio journalists were shot dead during a Facebook Live broadcast on Tuesday in the Dominican Republic.


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Dominican Newspaper Releases Apology After Mistaking Alec Baldwin for Trump
Dominican Newspaper Releases Apology After Mistaking Alec Baldwin for Donald Trump
By Barbara Gonzalez | 02/14/2017 - 12:21

El Nacional is fessing up for their (hilarious) mistake this week. 


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Kansas City Royals Pitcher Yordano Ventura and Former MLB Player Andy Marte Die in Separate Car Accidents
Kansas City Royals Pitcher Yordano Ventura & Former MLB Player Andy Marte Die in Car Accidents
By Barbara Gonzalez | 01/23/2017 - 15:22

Kansas City Royals' Yordano Ventura died in a car crash in his native country Dominican Republic on Sunday.


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Brother of Miami Marlins Pitcher Edinson Volquez Stabbed to Death in Dominican Republic
Brother of Miami Marlins Pitcher Edinson Volquez Stabbed to Death in Dominican Republic
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 01/18/2017 - 15:15

Edinson Volquez is mourning the loss of another close family member, not even two full years later.


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Miss Dominican Republic Starts Her Own Funding Campaign to Go to Miss Universe
Why Miss Dominican Republic Has to Fund Her Own Way to Miss Universe
By Barbara Gonzalez | 01/09/2017 - 15:07

Nothing's going to stop Miss Dominican Republic 2016 Sal Garcia from getting to Miss Universe this month. 


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13 Stories That Rocked the Latinx Community in 2016
11 Stories That Rocked the Latinx Community in 2016
By Raquel Reichard | 12/20/2016 - 16:40

It’s been a rough year to be Latinx.


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Exclusive: 'DREAMer of the Year' Dascha Polanco Talks Giving Back to Her Community
Exclusive: 'DREAMer of the Year' Dascha Polanco Talks Giving Back to Her Community
By Ashley Jimenez | 11/15/2016 - 13:22

Giving back to your community can be very fulfilling, something Dascha Polanco understands very well.


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Police in Dominican Republican Are Arresting LGBT People for Bribes
Police in Dominican Republic Reportedly Arresting LGBT People for Bribes
By Raquel Reichard | 10/11/2016 - 16:19

Dominican police officers allegedly raided a popular LGBT plaza on Sunday, arresting 20 people and then asking for monetary bribes for their release, mitú reports.


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Former Dominican Beauty Queen Wears Blackface to Imitate Afro-Latina Singer Amara La Negra
Former Dominican Beauty Queen Wears Blackface to Imitate Afro-Latina Singer Amara La Negra
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/26/2016 - 10:55

Latinxs don't just experience discrimination from dominant, white culture. Sometimes, racism and colorism is perpetuated within our communities as well.


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Why is Luisitio Pie's Dominican Nationality is Still Being Questioned?
Why is Luisito Pie's Dominican Nationality Still Being Questioned?
By Barbara Gonzalez | 08/22/2016 - 11:54

Olympian taekwondo fighter Luis Pie has helped the Dominican Republic keep their streak in the sport by winning the bronze medal in his 58kg weight class.


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