Latest Latino Stories

2011-07-07 15:22:00

LARCHMONT, N.Y., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Many U.S. Hispanics feel culturally connected to both their U.S. and Latino identities, according to Horowitz Associates' annual FOCUS: Latino report. For the past 11 years, the study has tracked U.S. Hispanics' attitudes towards and viewing of TV, broadband, and alternative platform content and services. It finds that, when asked to rate on a scale of 1-5 whether they identified themselves as "completely Latino" or "completely American,"...

2011-06-29 13:07:00

WASHINGTON, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts (NHFA), together with the National Council of La Raza (NCLR), the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund (MALDEF), The LIBRE Initiative and Being Latino are launching a social impact project called: The Art of Politics. The initiative draws attention to the lack of Latino voices on the four Broadcast Network's Sunday Morning News Talk Shows: ABC's This Week; CBS's Face the Nation;...

2011-06-20 07:00:00

MIAMI, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tr3s: MTV, Musica y Mas, the bilingual/bi-cultural network for US Latinos, and OurStage.com announce an ongoing partnership to unite emerging artists, music lovers and industry professionals to discover the next great Latino artist. The brands will fuse their music expertise and join forces to create the rebranded "Tr3s Latin Music Channel" featuring original music made by the Latino artists within their 175,000+ Artist Community. New monthly editorial...

Word of the Day
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.