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Puerto Rican Actor/Comedian Suni Reyes Explains Why It Was Important to Create a WEST SIDE STORY Parody Video Now

“I had this crazy idea of using my skills as a comedian and a writer to do a parody of the holy grail of musical theatre and question the relevance of a revival,” she tells Latino Rebels.

  • Jul 13, 2018
  • 10:19 am

REPORT: Selling Out New York’s Immigrants

How Andrew Cuomo’s donors and top associates profit from ICE.

  • Jul 12, 2018
  • 3:40 pm

SAG-AFTRA and Telemundo Reach Historic Agreement

The contract marks a breakthrough after 15 months of negotiations that followed a vote by Telemundo performers to unionize on March 8, 2017.

  • Jul 12, 2018
  • 3:25 pm

Forest Preserve District of Cook County Vows to ‘Look Forward’ in Response to Puerto Rican Woman Being Harassed on Video

“I am sincerely sorry this happened. I’ve seen the video, and I am outraged that this would happen anywhere, but especially sad it happened in our Forest Preserves,” Arnold Randall told the media.

  • Jul 12, 2018
  • 12:32 pm

Rep. Gutiérrez on Puerto Rican Woman Getting Harassed in Viral Video: ‘If You See Hate, Stand Up and Speak’

“We all have to step up to defend the United States from this tide of bullying, misogyny, homophobia, and xenophobia, and stand up for what America is really all about.”

  • Jul 12, 2018
  • 11:57 am

EXCLUSIVE: Young Puerto Rican Woman Harassed by Man in Viral Video Speaks Out For First Time

“I want people to realize that racism is very much alive and we need to do better as a country,” Mia Irizarry told Latino Rebels.

  • Jul 10, 2018
  • 8:11 am

Not In My Name: A Conscientious Objector and Former Employee From the Morrison Center Speaks Up Against the Children Imprisonment in Support of a Coalition Demanding Audit

“During my time working in that program, I was witness to many violations of the rights of immigrant children and families by ICE, the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) and the government contractors who run these programs including my former employer.”

  • Jun 26, 2018
  • 11:22 am

LA Against ICE Calls for Community to Rally Against Agency

“LA against ICE asks all Los Angeles County community members to come out to say no to ICE.”

  • Jun 26, 2018
  • 10:43 am

More Than 600 Methodists Bring Church Law Charges Against Jeff Sessions

The letter claims that Sessions’ zero tolerance policy is tantamount to child abuse.

  • Jun 19, 2018
  • 2:17 pm

US Communities Can Suffer Long-Term Consequences After Immigration Raids

“It was like a war zone,” recalls Corinn Williams, director of the Community Economic Development Center in New Bedford.

  • Jun 19, 2018
  • 1:13 pm

A Must-Read Raw, Honest (and Real) Take on How One Women Dealt With Border Patrol on a Greyhound Bus

“It’s about my experience last night with these f*cking border patrol agents.”

  • Jun 13, 2018
  • 1:37 pm

Mr. Rogers’ Widow Tells Megyn Kelly That Her Husband Would Be Speaking Out for Immigrant Children If He Were Alive Today

“And it breaks my heart. And I know it breaks everybody’s heart,” Joanne Rogers said.

  • Jun 13, 2018
  • 10:58 am

Activists in New York and Puerto Rico Call on Gov. Cuomo to Divest From Companies Harming Puerto Rico

New York State has investments in financial firms behind increasing number of foreclosures on the Island even after Hurricane Maria.

  • Jun 10, 2018
  • 10:03 am

Rep. Gutiérrez: ‘The White House Thinks Latinos Are Not Really Human Beings’ (VIDEO)

“Tearing apart Latino families is an election year strategy of this White House designed to energize Republican voters for primaries and midterms this year to re-elect Republican Members of the House and Senate.”

  • Jun 7, 2018
  • 1:19 pm

Re-Registration Period Now Open for Hondurans With Temporary Protected Status

Current beneficiaries who want to maintain their status through the effective termination date of Jan. 5, 2020, must re-register between June 5, 2018 and Aug. 6, 2018.

  • Jun 5, 2018
  • 5:47 pm

National ‘Chinga La Migra’ Organizing Tour Targets ICE, Launches at Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma

“We think it’s time to start exposing what’s really happening to immigrants inside of President Trump’s Racism First agenda,” explained Marisa Franco.

  • Jun 5, 2018
  • 5:39 pm

14 Democrats Sign Letter Calling for Investigation of Puerto Rico Hurricane María Death Count

“This staggering loss of American life and the significant variance from officially reported figures points to the need for further oversight.”

  • Jun 5, 2018
  • 9:21 am