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Dear Media, Please Interview Hispanics When Writing About Latino Politics

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.28.2013 | Latino Voices

Latinos are a hot demographic these days. Political strategists are fighting to win the growing Hispanic electorate and corporations across the countr...

Another Newspaper Drops Offensive Term

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 04.11.2013 | Latino Voices

Another mainstream media outlet has dropped the term “illegal immigrant.” USA Today said in a memo published by Romanesko Wednesday that it wo...

OPINION: Still Missing In Media

Al Jazeera | Posted 04.03.2013 | Latino Voices

What do a pope, Pepsi campaign and American presidential election have in common? Because Latinos have been directly involved in each one of these...

Latino Publication's Newest Venture

Portada | Posted 03.27.2013 | Latino Voices

Voxxi, the site targeting bicultural Latinos, is introducing a new health site called Saludify.com. The site is designed to provide Latinos with daily...

This Film Is Taking On Latino Stereotypes In The Media

NBC Latino | Kristina Puga | Posted 03.13.2013 | Latino Voices

Miguel Picker was tired of working in the media and film industry for more than two decades and continually seeing Latinos being depicted negatively, ...

White House Hispanic Media Official Steps Down

McClatchy Newspapers | Lesley Clark | Posted 03.10.2013 | Latino Voices

WASHINGTON -- An Obama administration official credited with improving White House access for the burgeoning Hispanic news media is leaving his post. ...

The Quest To Reach English-Speaking Latinos

Washington Post | Manuel Roig-Franzia and Peter Wallsten | Posted 02.19.2013 | Latino Voices

DORAL, FL — On Jan. 18, Univision’s star anchor, Jorge Ramos, arrived at the U.S. Supreme Court for a high-profile interview with special appeal t...

Univision Staffer Lashes Out At Marco Rubio On Facebook

Miami Herald | Marc Caputo | Posted 02.12.2013 | Latino Voices

A top assistant to a Univisión news boss trashed Sen. Marco Rubio on his aide’s Facebook page, calling the Republican lawmaker a “loser” and ...

5 Reasons Latinos Aren't Watching Fox News... Yet

Huffington Post | Posted 02.12.2013 | Latino Voices

Fox News CEO Roger Ailes wants more Latino viewers. It isn’t surprising that Ailes sees the Hispanics as “a tremendous business opportunit...

Media Drive Negative Hispanic Narrative

Washington Post | Esther Cepeda | Posted 12.23.2012 | Latino Voices

Judging by news coverage of the nation's fastest-growing ethnic minority, you'd think that “the Hispanic condition” was a pathology. With the exce...

Media Companies Pile Into The Hispanic Market, But Will It Pay Off?

The Economist | Posted 02.13.2013 | Latino Voices

Some call it "Hispanic Hollywood", but Telemundo's frenetic lot in west Miami is a world away from a Californian studio's. Props, sets and characters ...

Latino Media to White House: Immigration Reform Now!

Elena Shore | Posted 01.20.2013 | Latino Voices
Elena Shore

Latino media are again taking the lead in the push for comprehensive immigration reform. The day after President Obama's reelection, an editorial in the Los Angeles-based Spanish-language newspaper La Opinión argued that Obama "owes" it to Latinos.

ABC Univision Network To Launch In 2013

Reuters | Posted 12.10.2012 | Media

* Network is a joint venture between ABC and Univision * Broadcast to Hispanic market will be in English * Will create 3...

ESPN Releases Spanish Language Robinson Cano Ad

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

On Wednesday, ESPN released its first Spanish language ad. "Esto es SportsCenter," the ad reads. The translation: "This is SportsCenter." The decis...

WATCH: Latina Media Mogul Shares Secret To Her Success

Posted 12.08.2011 | Latino Voices

Nely Galan's résumé is certainly impressive. The former president of the Telemundo network, the second largest Hispanic TV network in the ...

Latino Disconnect: The Science of a Curve Ball

Soldanela Rivera | Posted 11.15.2011 | Latino Voices
Soldanela Rivera

Perhaps throwing a curve ball of alternative Latino content wouldn't be a bad idea either for the film industry.

Latino Disconnect: We Deliver a Limited Perspective of Ourselves

Soldanela Rivera | Posted 10.25.2011 | Latino Voices
Soldanela Rivera

We remain in a sort of limbo of extremes when we portray ourselves in our own media. We are either super-stars or immigrant criminals - and what's worse, no one seems to mind.