November 30, 2015
One of the biggest hot button issues of the 2016 presidential election is immigration, particularly Mexicans and other Latinos coming over the southern border of the United States. Donald Trump famously wants to build a giant wall to keep Mexicans, Central Americans, and Cubans out. Not necessary, Mr. Trump. It seems that at least as….
November 25, 2015
Diversity on TV is still pretty pathetic, but it is getting better. In the past year shows like Blackish, Fresh Off The Boat, and Jane The Virgin are pushing the lives of minority families into the TV spotlight. While most shows about Latinos have featured Mexican, Cuban, and Puerto Rican characters, there hasn’t really been….
November 24, 2015
The Dodgers are adding another couple of Cuban players to their ever increasing collection of Cuban sluggers. They are close to closing a deal with recent emigres Yusniel Diaz and Omar Estevez. Diaz is ranked #3 on the MLB’s list of top international prospects has a .348 batting average and a .448 on-base percentage. Estevez….
November 16, 2015
With the exception of Ben Carson, the presidential race is pretty White. The only other candidates that are not Lilly White are Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio. They are Latinos of Cuban descent. How is it that for the first time that Latinos run for president they are both white, (with a small W), and….
October 28, 2015
One of the most iconic musical figures of our times, the legendary Cuban singer Celia Cruz has a new telenovela based on her life. The new series captures Celia’s passion por la música de salsa, her charm, and unique style that brought audiences to their feet with the irresistible beat of her music. All of….