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La Cucaracha: Great Moments in Latino History (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 25, 2018 Cartoons
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Not racist trainer: ‘I was only giving free coffee to that Mexican worker’

by Lalo Alcaraz August 17, 2018 El Now
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(PNS reporting from CENTURY CITY) The area “villain” of a viral video — she was filmed transferring some delicious hot coffee to a Latino contractor at a condo complex here — has denied being a racist.

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Anthony Bourdain visits ‘Little Guatemala’ in L.A.’s Westlake District (video)

by Barney Asada May 24, 2018 Cultura
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Multi-ethnic sanctuary city Los Angeles is full of ethnic neighborhoods — Little Tokyo, Little Armenia, Tehrangeles, and more. In this episode of his CNN series, Anthony Bourdain stops by the nighttime food market in L.A.’s Westlake District – Little Guatemala.

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Prudential courts Latinos with nonsense ‘Spanish’ #hashtag

by LAURA MARTINEZ March 22, 2018 Cultura
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I can only imagine what went on at the marketing pitch meeting for the above Tweet: — Prudential Executive 1: We need to connect with Spanish-speaking latinos *and* let them know we can help them be prepared and get financially fit. – Prudential Executive 2: Yeah, but the Prudential brand has to be prominent, and […]

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This is true story of my fight to earn the right to be Smiley #1

by Dr. Alvaro Huerta March 12, 2018 Cultura
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My mother, Carmen, often sent me to La Paloma Market, while my brother Salomon watched I Love Lucy re-runs. We lived in East Los Angeles’ Ramona Gardens housing project, where I had to be selective about the routes I took. Since I feared the barking dogs along the alley, I always took a shortcut through […]

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La Cucaracha: Why do Latino immigrants have at least two jobs? (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz February 23, 2018 Cartoons
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La Cucaracha: Hey, Trump voters – Good jobs available now! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 22, 2018 Cartoons
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In 1991, Arizona rejected MLK Day (Public Enemy video)

by Especial Correspondents January 15, 2018 Cultura
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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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You might be Mexican … if you know ‘Mi Burrito Sabanero’ (video)

by Soy Capitan December 21, 2017 Cultura
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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”?

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La Cucaracha’s Latino Xmas Cards As Not Seen On TV (2005 toons)

by Lalo Alcaraz December 19, 2017 Cartoons
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(NPR Audio) Racism can literally make you sick, studies show

by Comic Saenz December 4, 2017 Audio

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. NPR tells the story:

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2007 Toon: La Cucaracha: Is It Halloween or Day of the Dead?

by Lalo Alcaraz October 31, 2017 Cartoons
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