By Lee Hernandez | 10/07/2010 - 17:22
According to the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, Tennesse—there’s no doubt about it.
Last night, the museum honored Longoria-Parker with a Freedom Award for her philanthropy, her advocacy for Latino rights, and her unwavering commitment to peace, justice and equality.
Eva was positively giddy to be getting the award. The Desperate Housewives actress posted the following on her Facebook page, yesterday: “On my way to receive the Legacy Award from the Ntl Civil Rights Museum! Very exciting, can’t wait!”
By Mariela Rosario | 09/30/2010 - 12:25
Eva Longoria Parker held the first ever Twitter auction this week to raise money for disabled children in the earthquake ravaged country of Haiti.
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 09/24/2010 - 12:09
Natalie Morales’ deliciously vicious trader in Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps inspired us to recall the cattiest, most vengeful movie characters played by Latinas. Check them out and tell us your faves in the comments below. Meow!
By Mariela Rosario | 09/23/2010 - 12:00
Eva Longoria Parker has been making the rounds lately; signing on to the commission for the National Museum for the America Latino, working to gain exposure for the DREAM act and MALDEF, picking up awards from the Congress
By Mariela Rosario | 09/16/2010 - 09:30
Primary elections occurred in many states across the country this week. Did you vote? Rosario Dawson gathered some of her famous friends to encourage us all to! Eva Longoria Parker, Jessica Alba, and Wilmer Valderrama are just a few of the celebs who stepped up to encourage young people to get involved in the electoral process and vote for the candidates that share our values and concerns.
By Mariela Rosario | 09/15/2010 - 17:00
President Barack Obama will address the Congressional Hispanic Institute this evening at the 33rd Annual Awards Gala, being held at Washington Convention Center in the nation's capital. Eva Longoria Parker, Lin Manuel Miranda and Arturo Sandoval will be honored with special awards at tonight's ceremony.
By Mariela Rosario | 09/03/2010 - 17:00
Eva Longoria Parker teamed up with the National Museum of the American Latino and joined its commission alongside Emilio Estefan, Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis and Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar to push for the creation of a museum to memorialize the role of Latinos in the U.S.