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'Mejorar la Raza': An Example of Racism in Latino Culture

Maria Alejandra Casale-Hardin | Posted 06.12.2016 | Latino Voices
Maria Alejandra Casale-Hardin

TV networks should do their part reprimanding racist marks and by representing us more fairly in their programming. Latinos come in all races, colors and flavors; which is why 'mejorar la raza' shouldn't have a place in our community.

Minority Status Does Not Exempt Us From Blind Spots: Just Ask Univision Host Rodner Figueroa

Paula Beltrán | Posted 05.16.2015 | Latino Voices
Paula Beltrán

We can be romantically involved with, or be children to or parents of people of color, and experience moments of prejudice, and yes, racism. We can have mothers and sisters and wives and daughters -- we can be women -- and fall into sexist patterns of thought and action.

How Joan Rivers Helped Catapult A TV Veteran Into Stardom

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 09.04.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

The world lost an icon of comedy on Thursday when Joan Rivers passed away at 81. For Emmy Award winner Raúl De Molina, Rivers' death also meant the l...

Univision Gears Up For Big Changes In 2014

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.06.2014 | Latino Voices

Don Francisco, the legendary host of "Sábado Gigante," has said he isn’t ready to retire just yet. But "Sábado Gigante" will see new faces as Don ...

"Macho" Camacho's Cemetery Birthday Celebration

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.29.2013 | Latino Voices

Héctor “Macho” Camacho would’ve turned 51, yet he passed away at 50 after being ambushed in a parking lot. Away from the controversies brought ...