By Raquel Reichard | 11/18/2016 - 11:07
It’s been a difficult year for LGBTQ Latinxs. In June, the community was hit with the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history when a gunman charged into Orlando’s Pulse nightclub on Latin night, killing 49 people and injuring dozens more – most of whom were Latinx. More recently, the country elected Donald Trump, a candidate who centered his campaign on anti-Mexican, anti-immigrant rhetoric and proposals, and his running mate Mike Pence, arguably the biggest political opponent of LGBTQ rights of our time, as the next president and vice president, respectively.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/11/2013 - 17:35
In the digital world we live in, it's no surprise we have access to nearly everything online -- including some pretty cool shows we can easily watch on YouTube or directly on the show's site.
We've rounded up 8 Latino web series you chicas should be watching right now! Check them out:
By Samantha Leal | 01/18/2013 - 13:23
Artist and activist Favianna Rodriguez brings migrant and undocumented issues to light in a new episode, “Migration is Beautiful.” The episode is part of a documentary web series, “Voice of Art” which airs on Pharrell Williams’ I am OTHER YouTube channel.
By Laura Elizabeth Hernandez | 09/10/2012 - 19:00
Times are tough. According to the Huffington Post, unemployment numbers are still on the rise. In other words? Americans are still struggling to find work (not a surprise for anyone who has watched the news, talked to friends and family or, well, had contact with the outside world).
By Mariela Rosario | 05/04/2011 - 15:42
We caught up with Dexter star April Hernandez Castillo at the premiere of her latest project East Willy B, an innovative new web series made by and for Latinos that takes a comedic look at the effects of gentrification in inner city neighborhoods. She plays Maggie, a no-nonsense chica who is trying to gain control of the neighborhood bar from her ex boyfriend. Here's what she had to say about her latest role: