The Truth About Immigration: Welfare

With all the hyperbolic talk about migrants coming to the United States from Donald Trump and riling up his base, it’s important to understand the truth. In this installment of the series, The Truth About Immigration, we’ll be looking at the facts surrounding migrants and government assistance.

  • Nov 21, 2018
  • 8:23 am

Want Proof That US Media Is Overblowing MS-13 Narrative? We Present This Newsweek Fail

This myth-making and fear-mongering is not even really being challenged. In fact, they are just being embraced.

  • Jul 31, 2017
  • 11:05 am

Bowling for a Great Cause: ‘Million Pin Challenge’ #StrikeForFood

Bowlmor AMF will donate half-a-million meals to our brothers and sisters who may go to bed tonight on an empty stomach.

  • Aug 11, 2016
  • 10:04 pm

Finding a Place Within Unrealistic Beauty Standards

Mainstream notions of beauty are more than skin deep.

  • May 16, 2016
  • 10:10 am

Finale: Lessons Learned on the Camino

Author Silvio Sirias reflects on his pilgrimage along Spain’s Camino de Santiago.

  • Mar 31, 2016
  • 10:40 am

How Rosie Perez Found Her True Voice

The trials, tribulations and triumph of an American icon.

  • Mar 25, 2016
  • 9:00 am

Shadows That Once Dwelled Along the Camino

Continuing his journey along Spain’s Camino de Santiago, author Silvio Sirias profiles the life of Emilia Pardo Bazán, a lady of letters who introduced naturalism to Spanish literature.

  • Feb 27, 2016
  • 11:58 am

The Black History of Latinos

How Latinos should celebrate Black History Month.

  • Feb 21, 2016
  • 12:09 pm

Immigrant Families Welcome Pope Francis at Border Fence

Journalist Maria Esquinca visits the border fence in southern New Mexico and witnesses a daily scene of sad desperation.

  • Feb 17, 2016
  • 11:18 am

Latino Rebels Town Hall Mixer ‘SOLD OUT!’…But There’s a WAIT LIST!

 Presents: Latino Rebels Town Hall Mixer: Latino Vote 2016 Clearly, it’s overdue for our #RebeldesNation to gather around and have a lively conversation. Our Latino Rebels Town Hall Mixer, presented by our friends at The New York Times Latino Network filled up in less than 24 hours! To that, add the numerous emails we’ve received […]

  • Feb 12, 2016
  • 1:04 pm

Get Ready for ‘Deadpool’

Created by Argentinian-born comic book writer Fabian Nicieza, Marvel Comics’ most lovably twisted anti-hero is set to appear in his own film on February 12… and Latino Rebels is giving away tickets!

  • Feb 3, 2016
  • 11:11 am

Spanish: The Least Common Thing Hispanics Share

Over 500 years after the Spaniards invaded what we now call the Americas, is there a “correct” Spanish anymore?

  • Jan 28, 2016
  • 9:52 am

Coming Up to the Surface: ‘Agua Limpia’ and Cookies

How a recent tweet in Spanish from Hillary Clinton’s campaign sparked a debate over proper language and hyper-correction.

  • Jan 27, 2016
  • 9:22 am

Why Latinos Never Vote

Year after year, Latinos insist on making the Latino vote mostly irrelevant. What is it about Latinos that keeps them away from the polls?

  • Jan 26, 2016
  • 12:30 pm

A Light Born on the Camino

It was while studying at the monastery of San Xulián de Samos that an 18th-century monk discovered his life’s mission: to help rid Spain of its medieval frame of mind.

  • Jan 23, 2016
  • 1:45 pm

Live Event Seeks Immigrant and Refugee Storytellers

Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees is partnering with The Moth to feature the experiences of immigrants and refugees during a live storytelling event in Austin, Texas on May 4, 2016.

  • Jan 18, 2016
  • 10:20 am

Signs Along the Way

Continuing his journey along Spain’s Camino de Santiago, author Silvio Sirias tells the story of Don Elías Valiñas Sampedro and the yellow signs.

  • Dec 16, 2015
  • 9:19 am

The Case Against ‘Offensive’

While we’re debating the use of ‘Latinx,’ a note on emotional reasoning, political correctness, microaggressions, and the rest.

  • Dec 15, 2015
  • 1:09 pm

The Camino’s Most Enthusiastic Ambassador

Continuing along Spain’s Camino de Santiago, author Silvio Sirias stops to reflect on how the journey changed the life of a modern-day literary giant.

  • Dec 6, 2015
  • 11:54 am

Eulogia a un ilustre: Dr. Mario Fitzpatrick Usera

Dr. Mario Fitzpatrick Usera, 1945 – 2015

  • Dec 3, 2015
  • 10:15 am

A Legendary (and Literary) Publicity Stunt

Author Silvio Sirias crosses Órbigo bridge in León, Spain, where in 1434 a local knight undertook a quixotic challenge.

  • Nov 22, 2015
  • 11:55 am