María Camila Montañez

Thank You, Latino Rebels, for Helping Me Find My Own Voice

I feel confident and ready to face the challenges of the media industry.

  • Aug 31, 2017
  • 9:02 am

A Black-Led Immigration Movement Is Determined to Change Mainstream Media Narrative

“When people referred to immigrants, first thing that comes to mind is a person of Mexican descent. This a misconception. This is a global issue.”

  • Aug 30, 2017
  • 9:32 am

Immigration Rights Advocates Are Ready to Fight If President Trump Decides to End DACA

“We are not going to be thrown back into the shadows.”

  • Aug 25, 2017
  • 6:05 pm

LADAMA Releases New ‘Porro Maracatu’ Video

The video takes you to different parts of South America where these women have shared their music, using colorful, diverse and urban scenarios.

  • Aug 25, 2017
  • 9:59 am

Federal Judge: Arizona’s Mexican American Studies Ban Is Racist and Unconstitutional

Good news happens once in a while. This is one of those times.

  • Aug 23, 2017
  • 5:15 pm

AZ Organizers Condemn Police as Peaceful Protest Turns Violent: The City Failed Us’

“The police department failed us, hurting kids, the elderly and everyone that came together peacefully.”

  • Aug 23, 2017
  • 3:10 pm

La Casita Grande Editores Is Calling for Latino and Caribbean Literature Submissions

“At LCG, publishing is not just a matter of a releasing a book, it is a matter of developing a whole artist ready to take on the world.”

  • Aug 22, 2017
  • 11:00 am

Arizona Latinos: Arpaio Should Not Be Pardoned

The protest against Trump and Arpaio continues.

  • Aug 21, 2017
  • 3:45 pm

Reactions to Trump’s Possible Pardon of Arpaio: ‘He Has Shown He Is Racist and Against Our Community’

“[Trump] is throwing a bone to the KKK, to the Nazis and to the white supremacists who are the biggest supporters of him.”

  • Aug 17, 2017
  • 3:16 pm

Protests Continue in Puerto Rico Against Coal Ash Contamination

It happened on early Friday morning.

  • Aug 11, 2017
  • 11:56 am

Sueños: An Art Project for the Movement

“When I dream, I don’t dream of borders or barriers.”

  • Aug 9, 2017
  • 5:02 pm

Community Pressures ICE to Stop Deportation of Rómulo Avelica-González, a Father of Four Daughters

“It’s been hard since he was always there with us. But since he’s locked up there, it’s been hard emotionally and economically,” Fatima told Latino Rebels.

  • Aug 3, 2017
  • 5:44 pm

Austin Bar: “We Don’t Play Latin Music Here. You Need to Turn It Off”

“Everyone was upset. A lot of people who were dancing left with us and showed support.”

  • Aug 1, 2017
  • 7:50 am

A Mississippi Police Officer Targeted the Wrong House and Ended Up Killing Ismael López

A police officer from Southaven, Mississippi, shot and killed the 41-year-old López last Sunday, July 23.

  • Jul 31, 2017
  • 5:29 pm

Immigrant Rights Activists Are #OutragedandUnafraid at Texas Capitol Protest

Activists from across the country showed up at the Texas Capitol in Austin on Wednesday morning to protest.

  • Jul 26, 2017
  • 4:20 pm