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Why This Latino Is Trayvon Martin Too

Rick Najera | Posted 11.16.2013 | Latino Voices
Rick Najera

View image Recently my son asked about Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman, the so-called "White Hispanic" as some in the media have labeled him. My...

CNN Is Still Totally Confused About What Race Zimmerman Is

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.12.2013 | Latino Voices

CNN is trying its hand at anthropology. In a case that highlights continuing confusion over how to define Latino ethnicity, the television news ne...

Some Hispanics Identify With Countries Of Origin

AP | SUZANNE GAMBOA | Posted 06.04.2012 | Latino Voices

WASHINGTON — A majority of Hispanics prefer to identify themselves according to their families' countries of origin, rather than by the governme...

Study: 'Hispanic' Preferred Term Over 'Latino'

The Huffington Post | Cristina Costantini | Posted 04.04.2012 | Latino Voices

Hispanic or Latino? That is the question. A Pew Hispanic Center study released on Wednesday holds that most members of the ethnic group the terms...

Semana Latina: What Is A Latino, Anyway?

Gabriel Lerner | Posted 05.31.2012 | Latino Voices
Gabriel Lerner

If there is such a thing as a white Latino, you are now reading an article written by one. I am so white, in fact, that my neighbors in the Latino East Los Angeles area used to answer me in English when I would speak Spanish, seeing me as a little more than a condescending gringo.

Conservatives Attack 'Liberal Media' Over Use Of 'White Hispanic'

The Huffington Post | Cristina Costantini | Posted 04.02.2012 | Latino Voices

George Zimmerman, the self-appointed neighborhood watchman who shot and killed black teenager Trayvon Martin last month in Florida is of mixed ethnic ...