Selena Gomez’s Chola Skit on SNL Wasn’t Funny—Or Accurate (OPINION)

It’s good to see Latinas get some solo on-screen time. But not when the only time you see us, we’re reduced down to some white-centric stereotype, it’s a problem. It does our community dirty and, most egregiously for Saturday Night Live, it’s not even funny.

  • May 19, 2022
  • 10:52 AM

Disinformation and Misinformation (A Latino USA Podcast)

Maria is joined by Julio Ricardo Varela, Voto Latino CEO Maria Teresa Kumar, and Jaime Longoria, manager of research and training for the Disinfo Defense League at Media Democracy Fund, to discuss who is behind disinformation campaigns, their impact on communities, and the organizing that is being done to counter these issues.

  • May 6, 2022
  • 11:00 AM

Latino Journalist Fin Gómez a Leader in US Political News

On Saturday, for the first time at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, a Latino journalist, Serafín “Fin” Gómez, sat at the president’s table along with other guests of honor. Gómez is the new political director for CBS News and the first Latino named to the board of the White House Correspondents’ Association.

  • May 2, 2022
  • 5:35 PM

Democrats Are Losing Black and Latino Voters (OPINION)

While some pundits in various outlets have recently reported that the shift in politics shouldn’t be of concern for Democrats, Republicans — despite their embrace of extremism and bigotry — are making inroads in Latino and Black communities that Democrats have routinely ignored.

  • Mar 8, 2022
  • 11:45 AM

Misinformation and Racism on Latino Social Media Continue Unabated (OPINION)

While white Latinos dominate the airwaves and social media with bigotry, they do a disservice to the vast diversity of Latinos by fostering hate and division within the Latino community.

  • Mar 1, 2022
  • 2:45 PM

Doctora Polo: ‘This Is Who I Am’ (A Latino USA Podcast)

Dra. Polo reflects on the impact of “Caso Cerrado” on Latino TV and culture and her role as a Latina entertainer.

  • Feb 11, 2022
  • 9:57 AM

The Age of Misinformation (OPINION)

Some tips on navigating the age of misinformation from board-certified psychiatrist Dr. Lauro Amezcua-Patino.

  • Feb 8, 2022
  • 4:37 PM

Erick Galindo on Chalino Sánchez

Latino Rebels Radio: February 3, 2022

  • Feb 3, 2022
  • 6:03 PM

Mala Muñoz on Latino Rebels Live

Mala talks about cannabis, her new Marijuanera podcast and Locatora Radio.

  • Jan 30, 2022
  • 10:35 PM

Being Seen on Screen

Latino Rebels Radio: January 27, 2022

  • Jan 27, 2022
  • 8:25 PM

Live From LA

Latino Rebels Radio: January 20, 2022

  • Jan 20, 2022
  • 8:02 PM

This Week in White Journalism

As the next installment of our Latino Rebels late-night project, we present “This Week in White Journalism.” Let us know what you think and share the video too.

  • Dec 20, 2021
  • 8:58 PM

Lydia Cacho, a Journalist in Exile (A Latino USA Podcast)

Lydia was kidnapped and tortured for over 20 hours by state police. Lydia thought they were going to kill her.

  • Dec 17, 2021
  • 10:20 AM

Press Freedom Threatened Under Bukele in El Salvador

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On November 23, Apple sent 14 El Faro journalists a warning: “state-sponsored attackers may be targeting your iPhone” because of “who you are and what you do.”

  • Dec 10, 2021
  • 4:33 PM

Feeling Protected in the Aftermath of the Texas Abortion Ban (OPINION)

In the wake of the Texas abortion ban, a psychologist and a writer explore the repeated messages in the media about disparities in outcome and how that impacts people subliminally.

  • Dec 2, 2021
  • 12:07 PM

From the Akron Community Podcast Lab

Latino Rebels Radio: November 25, 2021

  • Nov 25, 2021
  • 9:10 AM

Latinas Are Winning, As They Should (OPINION)

Latinas are making tremendous strides in education, politics, business, media, the arts — everywhere. But Latinas have only begun to get their due.

  • Nov 17, 2021
  • 8:02 PM

Report: Latinos Still Severely Underrepresented in Mainstream Media

While the headline may not surprise anyone, a new report commissioned by the Latino Donor Collaborative reveals just how absent Latinos are in TV, film, journalism, and other mainstream media.

  • Oct 28, 2021
  • 3:14 PM

Futuro Media Gains White House Press Credential

Futuro Media Group, the Harlem-based publisher of Latino Rebels, received a White House press pass Thursday afternoon for Washington correspondent Pablo Manríquez. The White House press pass gives Futuro what’s known in the Beltway as “double credential” to cover the federal government with full Washington press access.

  • Oct 22, 2021
  • 11:30 AM

Latino Thought Makers

Latino Rebels Radio: October 21, 2021

  • Oct 21, 2021
  • 6:41 PM

New GAO Report Confirms What We All Already Knew: That Latinos Are SO Underrepresented in Media

The study, called “Workforce Diversity: Analysis of Federal Data Shows Hispanics Are Underrepresented in the Media Industry,” noted that “Hispanics are underrepresented in the media industry compared to their representation in the rest of the workforce.”

  • Sep 21, 2021
  • 2:53 PM

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