Latino USA

Latino USA Presents: ‘A Conversation With Cory Booker’

Latino USA continues its coverage of the field of candidates for the 2020 Democratic nomination.

  • Jun 14, 2019
  • 11:42 AM

Laura’s Mission

Laura Molinar started a grassroots organization to help asylum seekers in shelters get access to medical care. But quickly, a bigger need arose—access to birth control and emergency contraception for the migrant women.

  • Jun 12, 2019
  • 2:27 PM

Portrait Of: Sandra Cisneros LIVE in Chicago

In this live and intimate conversation with Latino USA, Sandra Cisneros reflects on her past, present and the legacy she hopes to leave behind.

  • Jun 7, 2019
  • 2:55 PM

A Child Lost in Translation

FROM LATINO USA: The story of Teresa Matías and how she ended up making a life-changing decision without full consent.

  • Jun 1, 2019
  • 12:36 PM

Portrait Of: Elizabeth Acevedo

FROM LATINO USA: The award-winning author discusses how storytelling became an important part of her life, her identity, and the impact of her success.

  • May 28, 2019
  • 1:01 PM

All the World’s a Coachella Stage

The most Latino Coachella ever.

  • May 17, 2019
  • 11:25 AM

American Flavor

FROM LATINO USA: From salsa to punk and jazz to hip-hop, Latino contributions to American popular music are present everywhere.

  • May 15, 2019
  • 11:12 AM

If They Kill Me


In the last decade, over 24,000 women have been killed across Mexico alone.

  • May 10, 2019
  • 4:36 PM

A Texas Nun’s Fight for Immigrants

Latino USA sits down with Sister Norma Pimentel in her convent chapel to talk about the work she is doing in her border community for immigrants.

  • May 9, 2019
  • 12:32 PM

The State of the Labor Union

Héctor Figueroa sits down with Latino USA’s Maria Hinojosa to talk about Latinos in labor organizing and the state of labor unions today.

  • May 8, 2019
  • 5:28 PM

Spain’s Pact to Forget

For the latest Latino USA podcast, Maria Hinojosa speaks about the film “The Silence of Others” with its directors, Almudena Carracedo and Robert Bahar.

  • May 3, 2019
  • 3:55 PM

And They Will Inherit It

Latino USA takes a look at the Empire Zinc strike.

  • May 1, 2019
  • 4:18 PM

Portrait Of: Justina Machado

Maria Hinojosa speaks with Justina Machado about growing up in Chicago and how that shaped her and her career.

  • Apr 29, 2019
  • 4:25 PM

Portrait Of: Danny Trejo

Latino USA host, Maria Hinojosa, sits down with Trejo to discuss his trajectory and how he’s making the most out of life these days.

  • Apr 23, 2019
  • 5:20 PM

The Breakdown: Battle Over MEChA

Latino USA breaks down MEChA’s decision and the reactions on both sides of the debate.

  • Apr 17, 2019
  • 2:01 PM

Being Asian and Latino

In this episode, Latino USA hears from four listeners, who were invited on the show to discuss their own Asian-Latino identity.

  • Apr 9, 2019
  • 4:16 PM

The Underground Hair Market

FROM LATINO USA: Women are now traveling to the Colombia-Venezuela border to sell their hair to Colombian salons.

  • Mar 22, 2019
  • 4:37 PM

Stranded in Tijuana

FROM LATINO USA: Inside a shelter for unaccompanied minors.

  • Mar 18, 2019
  • 10:26 AM

24 Hours at the Border

As Congress and the White House continue to clash over the funding of the border wall, Latino USA heads down to the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas to visit the communities affected by the government’s decisions about the border and immigration.

  • Mar 15, 2019
  • 2:02 PM

Buried Abuse

Over a ten-month period, Latino USA partnered with Rewire.News on the story of one woman’s alleged sexual abuse.

  • Mar 8, 2019
  • 4:50 PM

Ivy Queen’s Feminist Reggaeton Anthem ‘Quiero Bailar’ Has Been Reimagined by a Women-Led Engineering Team

“It’s my job as a leading female to make sure they are given a chance,” said Ivy Queen.

  • Mar 8, 2019
  • 2:57 PM