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cucahhmsadbloguera(PNS reporting from BROOKLYN) Hispanic Heritage Month is ending, and without the corporate-approved celebration as a focus, local members of the Hispanic/Latino community here aren’t really sure how they can go on being local members of the local Hispanic/Latino community here.

“What now?” lamented Brooklyn native and prolific bloguera Marielena Gutierrez (photo)

“Should I tell people to call me Mary Ellen for the remaining 11 months of the year? It’s not like they ever pronounce it right anyway,” she wrote on her PobrePickle blog. [Mas…]

WE’RE WITH GEORGE CARLIN ON THIS ISSUE: [Mas…]

PREVIOUSLY ON LATIN MUSIC: [Mas…]

La Cucaracha: Stormy enough for you, Dorian? (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ September 18, 2019 Cartoons
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The notorious Hip Hop Hoodíos are “Knishin’ in the Mission” (video)

by Comic Saenz September 13, 2019 Cultura
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Knishin in the Mission is the first new single in 10 years from Latino-Jewish collective Hip Hop Hoodíos.

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La Cucaracha’s Election Diary: Bernie Sanchez vs Julian Castro (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ June 29, 2019 Cartoons
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Chief Petty Officer Manuel Ray Perez (1920-2003) was a D-Day hero

by Comic Saenz June 6, 2019 Cultura
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Twenty-something New Mexico native Manuel Ray Perez had already been honorably discharged by the U.S. Army, but after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor that started World War II, he knew he had to get back in the fight. That determination, and a toss of the coin, put him on Omaha Beach, Normandy, Nazi-occupied France, […]

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The Hip Hop Hoodíos drop new/old EP (3 videos!)

by Comic Saenz May 16, 2019 Cultura
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Do you know the Hip Hop Hoodios — North America’s leading Jewish Latino bi-coastal hip hop collective?

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La Cucaracha: Whats so good about speaking two languages? (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ April 5, 2019 Cartoons
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La Cucaracha: What is the greatest threat to our nation? (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHE March 21, 2019 Cartoons
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A love story for Valentine’s Day: Amor Mio

by Janie Isidoro February 13, 2019 Cultura

Yes, I’ll admit it. I have had six Coronas too many. I’m at the moment where everything is hilarious and I love everyone. I hug random people and tell them how great life is. I hug my brother and tell him how much I love him and hate him for reading my diary when I […]

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America pauses Monday for Dr. Ricky Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2019

by Comic Saenz January 18, 2019 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from WASHINGTON, D.C.) America will pause Monday to remember the life and message of Dr. Ricky Martin Luther King, Jr., whose Tengo a Dream y Dance! speech changed the nation forever. Post offices and other public facilities not already closed by the shutdown will be shuttered, banks and stock exchanges are taking the day […]

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POCHO OVAL OFFICE THEATER TRIPLE FEATURE: Blood In, Blood Out; El Norte; y Mi Vida Loca; PLUS Our Hero, Speedy Gonzales, in Mexicali Shmoes

by Comic Saenz January 8, 2019 Cultura
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Anything good on tonight? Why yes there is, and thank you for asking:

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