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Trumpismo

David Vognar | Posted 07.25.2016 | Latino Voices
David Vognar

Este político Donald Trump es un monstruo. ¿Pero de dónde viene él? Mucha gente dice que él es el resultado de la ansiedad económica y una cult...

Why Twitter Lost Its Mind Over These ‘Hispanic Para Trump' Signs

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 07.22.2016 | Latino Voices

Spanish is the second-most spoken language in the country, even among non-Hispanics, but it seems someone at the 2016 Republican National Convention m...

Gina Rodriguez Is The Coolest Spanish Teacher You've Never Had

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 07.14.2016 | Latino Voices

Gina Rodriguez stopped by Sesame Street this week to teach everyone’s favorite red puppet how to say the alphabet en español. ¡Wepa! Though Elmo a...

The Princess and the Poorest Feel the Same Peace

Sister Jenna | Posted 06.23.2016 | Latino Voices
Sister Jenna

Courtesy, Meditation Museum She: The HRH Princess Basmah bint Saud bin Abdulaziz al Saud of Saudi Arabia. They: Disadvantaged youth from the slums ...

What Does Being Bilingual Really Mean?

Delfín Carbonell | Posted 06.23.2016 | Latino Voices
Delfín Carbonell

An absolute level of correctness or proficiency, or even certainty, does not exist, and perfection, in any field, is always an ideal. A high stage o...

"You Have to Hand It to Him"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 06.21.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima Whenever my wife asks me to tidy up the bathroom, I feel like throwing in the towel because I could never get it to look as nice as t...

Clueless in Class

Tom Kramer | Posted 06.08.2016 | Comedy
Tom Kramer

School recently ended for lots of kids. It ended for me years ago...and some of my former teachers might tell you it ended for me while I was in schoo...

Here's Why Spanish Isn’t Really A Foreign Language In The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 05.27.2016 | Latino Voices

Anyone who’s ever enrolled in a Spanish class knows that schools generally refer to it as a “foreign language.” Most of us repeat the phrase unc...

"Poppie's French Connection"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 05.26.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima Of all the Romance languages, the most beautiful, in my humble opinion, is Pig Latin. Take this simple phrase: "Hiya, toots!" Transl...

Surprise! English Is Not The Only American Language

Geraldine Estevez | Posted 05.19.2016 | Latino Voices
Geraldine Estevez

Chances are, if you haven't heard the phrase "You're in America, speak English," someone you know has, perhaps your grandmother, mother or a primo who recently moved to the United States.

A Revolution With Promises to Keep

Barbara E. Joe | Posted 05.11.2016 | World
Barbara E. Joe

Back in June 2015, at a book talk at a New York City public library, an audience member had asked me about Sirley Avila, the first time I'd ever heard her name. She had been attacked on May 24. I'd tried to find out more, but reliable information from Cuba is not easy to obtain. Now, less than one year later, here she was, sitting with me.

Spain and Portugal (with a Philadelphia Bonus)

David Code | Posted 04.29.2016 | Travel
David Code

The Spanish understand something we don't, and it's a big part of what makes life fulfilling. It's called "ambiente." We might be tempted to trans...

How to Get Away with Breaking the Rules in Spain? Go Swedish

Rick Steves | Posted 04.19.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

Fun phrases survive from the un-fun days of Spain's fascist dictator, Francisco Franco. Standing in front of Madrid's Royal Palace, local guide Nygil ...

A Rookie's Quick Fact Guide To Spanish Wine

Pure Adventures Travel | Posted 04.13.2016 | Travel
Pure Adventures Travel

Ok, so you like wine. You come home, make dinner and pour yourself a generous glass of the red stuff. But when friends ask "what's your go-to wine?" ...

7 People Got Totally Tongue-Tied After Trying Spanish Tongue Twisters

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 04.08.2016 | Latino Voices

Spanish tongue twisters are tricky. Take it from the seven people who tried tackling three tongue-tying phrases in the Pero Like video above. For the ...

Hilarious Video Shows That Portuguese And Spanish Aren't As Similar As People Think

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 03.31.2016 | Latino Voices

How different can Spanish and Portuguese really be? A group of innocent Spanish-speaking souls found out the fun way. In a video published by ...

A Bag of Small Red Berries

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 03.14.2016 | Latino Voices
Mitch Ditkoff

Today, I was sitting in Mesa Grande, the cafe I most love to frequent in San Miguel de Allende, when I noticed an old, weathered woman entering the place. Dark-skinned, wrinkled, and small, she was moving very slowly across the room.

Most Latinos Don’t Believe They Need To Be Able To Do This To Be Latino

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 02.24.2016 | Latino Voices

Is it necessary to speak Spanish in order to be considered Latino? Well, that depends on who you ask. A recent Pew Research survey, released Friday, ...

Sexism & Machismo in Language

Delfín Carbonell | Posted 02.16.2016 | Latino Voices
Delfín Carbonell

When someone tells us about Mr. Johnson, we do not know whether the man is single or married. If we are told something about Mrs. Smith, we gather she...

Ted Cruz Tried To Show Off His Español To Marco Rubio, But Failed

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 02.14.2016 | Politics

In a back-and-forth over who's more extreme on immigration, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) challenged Ted Cruz's ability to speak Spanish at the Republican...

The Birthday Text: A daughter's attempt to find peace with her fathers absence

Katherine Sotelo | Posted 02.12.2016 | Parents
Katherine Sotelo

Today I gave my father my mailing address. I turned the shower on and walked back out into my hallway, taking a seat on my old roommates bed which la...

The 5 Best Apps For Learning Spanish

France Francois | Posted 01.20.2016 | Technology
France Francois

Rather than buying more index cards and starting the tedious task of making flashcards out of every new word all over again, I whipped out my cell phone and started researching apps that could help me learn Spanish.

Why Eva Longoria Once Felt ‘Shut Out’ By The Latino Community

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 01.11.2016 | Latino Voices

Eva Longoria stopped by The Huffington Post this week to talk about her return to television, and ended up sharing so much more. HuffPost’s Latino V...

'Star Wars' Legend Trolls Tweeter When Asked To Say Something In Spanish

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.28.2015 | Entertainment

Mark Hamill did exactly what was asked of him when a fan on Twitter requested that he say something in Spanish: HOLA MARK @HamillHimself love the las...

Long-Lost Spanish Treasure Galleon Found Off Colombia's Coast, President Says

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 12.07.2015 | World

After more than 300 years resting on the Caribbean floor, a sunken Spanish galleon believed to be carrying as much as $17 billion in treasure has been...