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In 1991, Public Enemy‘s epic By the Time I Get to Arizona spotlighted the Hate State of Arizona’s failure to implement the Martin Luther King Day national holiday.

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[Payton Hoegh toons regularly at Weekly Political dot com.]

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It’s the Mexican children’s song everyone sings over Christmas. Do you know the words? Here they are! Question: WTH is “tuki tuki”? [Mas…]

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He had just left a fancy restaurant, celebrating a big achievement, a Ph. D. degree, when he encountered racism, racism that can hurt your health.

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El Grito de Independencia w/ Miguel Hidalgo, José María Morelos (toon)

by JUNCO CANCHÉ September 16, 2017 Cartoons
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¡Aquí estamos y no nos vamos!

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Evangelical Latino Trump backer repents, seeks God’s forgiveness

by AARON SANCHEZ September 11, 2017 El Now

(PNS reporting from TIO TACO, TENNESSEE) Jorge Fregado, executive director of the Hispanic Evangelical Legislative League (HELL), no longer supports the Trump Administration, he told friends here over the weekend. Fregado (photo) — who hosted a party in Washington, D.C. over the night before the Inauguration — said he was disappointed by the GOP leader’s […]

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The Kate Spade ‘Taco Truck Purse’ is a Latino cultural barometer

by BERNADETTE RIVERO September 7, 2017 Cultura
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A Guide To Understanding The Differences Between Different Kinds Of Latinos, As Manifested By Responses T O   T H I S Kate Spade Taco Truck Purse ($251) · Mexican: Ay, no. · Mexican-American: Hell. No. · Latinx: That’s cultural appropriation. · Tex Mex: OMG I WANT THIS PURSE!!!!!!

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La Cucaracha: Apply for undocumented immigrants’ jobs here (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 5, 2017 Cartoons
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Sheriff Joe Arpaio is on the Trump Train to Turdtown (toon)

by Payton Hoegh September 1, 2017 Cartoons
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[Payton Hoegh toons regularly at Weekly Political dot com.]

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Pocho Ocho Top Facts NOT in Ad Age’s New 2017 Hispanic Fact Pack

by BERNADETTE RIVERO August 30, 2017 Cultura

Trade publication Advertising Age’s new Hispanic Fact Pack has hit the Interwebs, revealing tantalizing details about the “Hispanic market” which means you. And it’s packed, por supuesto, with facts:

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La Cucaracha: Trump TV shocker! War against white guys (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz August 25, 2017 Cartoons
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Stereotype much? TV spot for Spectrum cable’s Mi Plan has ’em all

by ADDISON AVENUE July 11, 2017 Cultura
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Hot sexy salsa dancers! A party — or is it a fiesta? Hopping lowriders! Flags of many nations! Something for the kids! Did Charter/Spectrum/TimeWarner/RoadRunner miss any Latinx cliches? We asked our favorite ad maven Bernadette Rivero what was missing and what was happening in this spot: “Missing?” she emailed back. “An abuela kicking a soccer […]

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Los Lobos: ‘One Time, One Night in America’ (July 4 video, lyrics)

by Comic Saenz June 30, 2017 Cultura
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Sometimes homies Los Lobos sound like they are John Cougar Mellencamp’s or Tom Petty’s brothers from another mother. This is one of those times. These all-American stars sing all-American stories, like One Time, One Night in America. Respect. Mira los lyrics:

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La Cucaracha: No sanctuary for freeloading illegal aliens (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz March 28, 2017 Cartoons
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#TBT 2012: Meet our newest sponsor – RentALatino!

by Gabacho Borracho February 9, 2017 Corporate
Rent A Latino!

In our ongoing search for advertisers to match our diverse audience, it looks like we have found a winner – a company with deep pockets and its heart in the right place. POCHO is glad to welcome RentALatino to the echelons of our Premium Sponsors. To learn how you might qualify for RentALatino‘s latest discounts […]

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La Cucaracha: These Trump people are crazy (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 31, 2017 Cartoons
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