I understand we need to heal, that we need to recover from institutional exclusion, but how does a community heal when we lack resources that bring us together as a united coalition?
¡Enhorabuena to a fabulous team!
I’ve come to realize that maybe that’s why the pain visits us yearly, leaving us with the worse emotional hangover of the year.
I was an immigrant child, confused, unaware of why we had traveled so far from the world I knew.
Who doesn’t like pupusas, who doesn’t dance cumbias, who refused to have a quinceañera because I always disliked dresses and pink shit.
I have no childhood memories of Día de los Muertos. Neither my American born father nor my Mexican-born mother were very big on tradition.
Poet Melania-Luisa Marte started it, hoping to bring more visibility the term.
Every community practices El Día de los Muertos differently, but how we talk about those practices (and their histories) matters greatly.
I had been deprived from speaking Spanish because I was in an only-English mode.
Latino USA sits down with the author of the popular song “Pedro Navaja” to discuss highlights of his monumental career, his new record, and his take on current affairs.
Just because your parents are from a place it does not mean that you can also claim it fully as yours.
The small restaurant came onto the scene four years ago on the city’s southwest side, giving Detroiters their first taste of Venezuelan food.
In the eyes of my aunts, my dad had not selected the proper mate.
The magazine is a collection of writing, photos and essay from Dominican writers.
After Approving Statewide Mexican American Studies Course, Texas Board of Education Remains Undecided About Name Change Debacle
Mexican American Studies or MAS course supporters argued the name change takes away the right from Mexican Americans to self-identify.
This Couple Graduated From Middle School Together 16 Years Ago and Now They Got Their Master’s Degrees Together
“One of our greatest blessings is dreaming together, bringing those dreams to life and becoming the examples we needed to see when we were growing up,” Jaynice Del Rosario said.
At the same time that Mexicans in Michigan are positioned as migrants, however, our foodways also root us in many traditions that are Indigenous to this continent.
Following up with Juan after a year of struggle in the wake of the storm, he said, “Puerto Ricans are proud, committed, strong… And that includes Muslims.”
How Student Activism Shaped My (Our) Life (Lives): On the 25th Anniversary of the ‘Chicana/Chicano Studies Now’ Movement at UCLA
The faculty center sit-in led to a subsequent 14-day hunger strike. Ultimately, this led to an agreement between the UCLA administration and student activist leaders.