Hector Luis Alamo

Latino-Led Groups Launch First-Ever Bilingual Online Academy Against Gerrymandering

The Hispanic Federation and the Southern Coalition for Social Justice launched the Redistricting Academy, a first-of-its-kind bilingual resource center which aims to empower Latinos “to advocate for district maps that reflect the diversity of their population,” according to a press release.

  • Oct 26, 2021
  • 2:46 PM

Poll: Biden Support Falls Among All Americans, Especially Independents and Latinos

While the pandemic has certainly hurt Biden’s support among Latinos, so has the economy. And Latino support for Biden on immigration is even lower.

  • Oct 22, 2021
  • 2:39 PM

Free Hawai’i: A Latin[ish] Podcast

Hector chats with Kawenaʻulaokalā Kapahua, an organizer and activist in the Hawaiian independence movement

  • Mar 30, 2021
  • 12:27 PM

Biden’s Border: A Latin[ish] Podcast

Hector chats with Todd Miller, a journalist who has covered the border and the border-industrial complex for the past 20 years, and the author of the upcoming book, “Build Bridges, Not Walls.”

  • Mar 23, 2021
  • 4:45 PM

Ridding Puerto Rico of Snakes (OPINION)

Last week was St. Patrick’s Day, and thinking of Ireland always makes me think of Puerto Rico, two islands with vibrant cultures dominated by WASPy foreign powers that have tried hard to snuff those cultures out, along with the people.

  • Mar 22, 2021
  • 5:36 PM

Professional Latino: A Latin[ish] Podcast

Hector chats with Pabel Martinez, Global Account Director at TikTok, and the founder and CEO of Plurawl, whose mission is to redefine professionalism by empowering Latinos to be their authentic selves in the workplace

  • Mar 16, 2021
  • 2:47 PM

The Birds & the Bees & the Dogs

All we can do, my wife and I, is prepare my stepdaughter in every way a person can be prepared: mind, body, and soul. Because she will be tested out there.

  • Mar 12, 2021
  • 12:47 PM

Among the Mormons: A Latin[ish] Podcast

Host Hector chats with Ramón Lagos, a Honduran-Sicilian teacher in Utah born and raised in Puerto Rico.

  • Mar 9, 2021
  • 4:18 PM

Jorge and Richie Down by the Schoolyard

And though America is merely a society of cliques, I often wish America’s cliques behaved like the cliques back in middle school.

  • Mar 5, 2021
  • 2:18 PM

What’s Up With Texas?: A Latin[ish] Podcast

Host Hector Luis Alamo chats with Julio Cotto, senior vice president of the National Hispanic Institute and a Puerto Rican resident of Austin.

  • Mar 2, 2021
  • 4:51 PM

Salsa or Sofrito?: A Latin[ish] Podcast

Hector chats with Dr. Kim Potowski, a professor of Spanish linguistics at the University of Illinois at Chicago and the author of ‘IntraLatino Language and Identity: MexiRican Spanish’

  • Feb 23, 2021
  • 12:17 PM

The Democrats’ Definition of Progress (OPINION)

We humans have always mistaken the superficial for substance.

  • Feb 19, 2021
  • 2:58 PM

Trigueño Supremacy (OPINION)

No one understands that race is imaginary better than someone who’s multiracial.

  • Feb 11, 2021
  • 11:21 AM

To Us, For Us: A Latin[ish] Podcast

Host Hector Luis Alamo chats with Tootie Alvarez, a poet and truck driver in Chicago who writes for Latino Rebels

  • Feb 9, 2021
  • 1:22 PM

The Two Lives of Latinos

Being bilingual and bicultural doesn’t give you two separate personalities, but the abilities of two personalities in one.

  • Feb 4, 2021
  • 4:22 PM

Belonging: A Latin[ish] Podcast

Host Hector Alamo chats with Aaron E. Sánchez, a history professor at Dallas College and author of the new book, ‘Homeland: Ethnic Mexican Belonging Since 1900’

  • Feb 2, 2021
  • 11:54 AM

The Mexican in Me

I’ve seen a lot of me in the Mexican people around me.

  • Jan 29, 2021
  • 10:42 AM

The Antagonist: A Latin[ish] Podcast

Host Hector Luis Alamo chats with Arturo Dominguez, an anti-racist activist and journalist based in Texas

  • Jan 26, 2021
  • 6:08 PM

What Do We Do With Evil: Thoughts About NIGHT STALKER

It’s become popular to assign evil to some natural inclination, especially in our enemies. Our enemies are inherently evil and wrong. Even worse, they’re irredeemable.

  • Jan 21, 2021
  • 2:04 PM

Remembering Don Pedro: A Latinish Podcast With Andre Lee Muñiz

Hector chats with Andre Lee Muñiz, editor of Remembering Don Pedro, a site dedicated to the life and legacy of the Puerto Rican independence leader, Pedro Albizu Campos.

  • Jan 19, 2021
  • 12:39 PM

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