Latino USA

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

How I Made It: Making Movies

Latino USA sits down with the band to discuss “Locura Colectiva,” one of their most ambitious tracks.

  • Feb 26, 2019
  • 12:23 pm

What Latinx Film Critics Have to Say

Another part of the Hollywood ecosystem that can make or break a film, are the reviews written by film critics.

  • Feb 22, 2019
  • 1:40 pm

Hollywood’s Obsession With Mexico

Author of the book “Made in Mexico: Hollywood South of the Border” talks about the history of Hollywood’s fascination with Mexico.

  • Feb 20, 2019
  • 3:08 pm

From Venezuela With Love

We hear from two people who are watching what’s unfolding from both inside and outside of the country.

  • Feb 15, 2019
  • 2:11 pm

Portrait Of: Ranchera Royalty Ángela Aguilar

Her father, Pepe Aguilar, has sold over 12 million albums worldwide and has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

  • Feb 8, 2019
  • 4:14 pm

The NAFTA Diet

In a conversation with Maria Hinojosa, Dr. Alyshia Gálvez discusses her new book about how NAFTA has dramatically changed the types of food Mexicans eat.

  • Feb 6, 2019
  • 9:10 am

Portrait Of: Immortal Technique

Fans are holding their breath for the release of his first album in over a decade.

  • Jan 11, 2019
  • 1:19 pm

Portrait Of: The Latinas of ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’

In this interview, Melissa Fumero and Stephanie Beatriz talk about how they got their roles, growing up between two worlds and struggling to find their identity.

  • Jan 8, 2019
  • 11:19 am

The Return

Poet Javier Zamora is forced to return to El Salvador to apply for a visa, his first trip back in nearly 20 years.

  • Dec 16, 2018
  • 12:08 pm

Portrait Of: Alfonso Cuarón’s Roma

The film is shot in black and white, which feels like a departure from most images of Mexico City that feature the city’s pastel-colored buildings.

  • Dec 12, 2018
  • 3:06 pm

The Rehab Empire Built on Cakes: A Podcast About Hogar CREA

Today, CREA houses 1,500 people seeking addiction treatment on the island of Puerto Rico and has more that 150 centers throughout the United States and Latin America.

  • Dec 6, 2018
  • 12:27 pm

How I Made It: Draco Rosa

The Puerto Rican Grammy winner talks about his career, his battle with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, Hurricane María, and the creation of his newest album.

  • Nov 1, 2018
  • 5:24 pm

A Far-Right Populist Wins in Brazil

Jair Bolsonaro has been called Brazil’s Trump.

  • Oct 30, 2018
  • 12:57 pm