site stats

Tag: Race

Why Demian Bichir’s Oscar Nomination Isn’t Entirely A Good Thing

January 24, 2012 

It was announced today that Demian Bichir received a “Best Actor” Oscar nomination for his role in the film “A Better Life.” Good, right? We don’t think so.


On Whether Baseball Is Too Hispanic

October 28, 2011 

Earlier this morning we ran across a post on Being Latino (seriously, check them out) written by sportswriter Jennifer Mercedes reacting to an October 4th ESPN editorial where author Tim Keown poses the following question: is Major League too Hispanic?


Minority Reporting: Airport Security

October 26, 2011 

Comedian-in-residence Lucas Molandes talks about being constantly searched by airport security because of looking like he’s from the Middle East.


Meet The (White) Parents

October 10, 2011 

Resident stand-up comedian Lucas Molandes talks about meeting his girlfriends’ white parents. From being fear to being embraced, Lucas breaks down the different reactions he’s gotten.


This Week On Being Latino: “Coconut,” The OTHER C-Word

September 23, 2011 

Being Latino, the largest Latino community on Facebook, is a communication platform designed to educate and connect all peoples across the global Latino spectrum. They also have a fascinating online magazine. Every week, we’ll be featuring a story we feel you should read.