Hector Luis Alamo

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

America’s Favorite Terrorists (OPINION)

When in doubt, accuse the U.S. government of doing what it accuses other governments of doing. The rule goes double for Trump.

  • Jan 15, 2021
  • 1:11 PM

Hollywood Chingona (Latin[ish] Podcast)

Hector chats with Sharis Delgadillo, a journalist, videographer and producer whose recent claim to fame is as the researcher for Netflix’s ‘Selena the Series’

  • Jan 12, 2021
  • 10:13 AM

Go Get Your Shovel, America (OPINION)

It takes a Herculean effort not to slap the taste out of some bigot’s mouth. But we must do for the bigots what they seem incapable of doing for others: we must pity them, as lost, and soul-sick.

  • Jan 8, 2021
  • 12:37 PM

Our Karen in SoHo

That Karen is actually Miya and Puerto Rican doesn’t change a thing.

  • Jan 6, 2021
  • 9:57 AM

The Island of Disenchantment (Remember the Show! Podcast)

Hector chats with Edil Sepúlveda, co-founder of Boricuas Unidos en la Diáspora.

  • Jan 5, 2021
  • 9:40 AM

The State of Latin America (Remember the Show! Podcast)

Hector chats with Jordana Timerman, a freelance reporter and public policy researcher based in Buenos Aires, and the editor of Latin America Daily Briefing

  • Dec 26, 2020
  • 12:12 PM

The Most Diverse Oppressors Ever (OPINION)

I am not comforted if my bully looks like me.

  • Dec 17, 2020
  • 5:43 PM

Sex Work Is Work (Remember the Show! Podcast)

Hector chats with Jared Trujillo, president of the Association of Legal Aid Attorneys and a new leader in the fight to decriminalize and destigmatize sex workers.

  • Dec 15, 2020
  • 1:07 PM

Puerto Rico Cannot Become Another Hawai’i (OPINION)

What do the people of Puerto Rico have to lose by abandoning their century-old resistance to American domination? Ask the Hawaiians.

  • Dec 11, 2020
  • 1:38 PM

Permission to Feel (Remember the Show! Podcast)

Host Hector Luis Alamo chats with Alan Thompson, a music therapist based in New York City.

  • Dec 8, 2020
  • 12:51 PM

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