Long time favorite of ñ, Tony Mendoza is covered by the wonderful Carlos Frías at WLRN and we luv it. He writes, “If you’ve ever been stuck between languages, searching your bilingual brain for the right phrase, you’d appreciate the art of Tony Mendoza.” Find the link to Tony Mendoza’s site here: https://t.co/gFHe3hontc https://twitter.com/carlos_frias/status/1684180500511096832?s=51
Have to bring that Gen ñ attention to powerful new track UN DIA, the new song by Maykel Osorbo, El Funky ft. KIELE — The song was released on all platforms on the 2nd anniversary of Cuba’s social uprising, July 11, 2023. This powerful song is tribute to the Cuban struggle for free speech, freedom […]
Peeped on the wonderful Alejandra Molina‘s twitter, posted bout her involvement with the exciting De Los project from the LA Times – we’re stoked! Vamos! El tweet dice: “Our job is to explore the contours of Latinidad, the good and the bad. We see ourselves as observers and chroniclers of a community coming into its […]
At Raices Texas, the staff pick is Criselda Vasquez‘ powerful painting “The New American Gothic“, a spin on Grant Wood’s iconic 1930s painting of a midwestern couple, which conveyed a positive image of American values. And in Vasquez’ painting, an immigrant couple, conveying the cost of the American dream, and the people who work towards it.
Watch Alberto Ferreras’ gorgeous new film, Somos at the National Museum of the American Latino – As the National Museum of the American Latino tweeted: “Latino identity is complex, diverse, and personal. In Somos, a diverse group of Latinas/os/xs discuss race, identity, family histories, and experiences. Visit the Somos Theater in our gallery to watch the short film […]
Victoria Hernandez from USA Today Sports writes about Dominican-American Alex Rodriguez — A-Rod — partnering with the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF), the leading Hispanic scholarship organization, to offer opportunities in sports business for college students! Click HERE to read more! PHOTO: Jim Mone, AP
Carmen Sesin and Nicole Acevedo from NBC News write about the win Latinos had in the Golden Globes, making mentions of West Side Story and Encanto! Click HERE to read more! PHOTO: Mario Anzuoni / Reuters
Google announces the start to Hispanic Heritage Month! Click HERE to learn how you can embrace and educate yourselves on the richness and diversity of Latin American culture! Photo credit: Detail of Hispanic Heritage Select Photos, by David Valdez.