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Smithsonian Latino Center Fellows: Latino History Is Part of American History

Ivel Gontan and David McCormick enjoy the sights in DC during their fellowship. By: Adriana Gallegos Hispanic Heritage Month just wrapped up, and as always, showcased the history and accomplishments of Hispanics and Latinos in the United States. Show More Summary

Only the Best for Our Family

Coming off the heels of Hispanic Heritage Month, I'm thinking about the particular call to action I face as a Mexican-American woman in this role. There is a place for everyone in our efforts -- I am pleased that 39 percent of our incoming...Show More Summary

PHOTOS: 5 Underwear Brands That Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

9 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

PHOTOS: Today, October 15, marks the end of Hispanic Heritage month in the U.S. The month, which actually falls in between September and October, celebrates the accomplishments and culture of men and women who trace their ancestry to Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. Underwear is one area that has been highly influenced by [...]

Columbus Janitors Clean Columbus Day's Clock

It's ironic that Columbus Day falls during Hispanic Heritage Month. Let's just say that it's not the Day Columbus discovered the Americas. It's the day that Columbus invented corporate America. He fine-tuned the policy of imposing the...Show More Summary

According to New Report, Hispanic Adults Are Losing Their Faith As They Get Older

Coinciding with National Hispanic Heritage Month, the Public Religion Research Institute just released a report called the "2013 Hispanic Values Survey." The big highlight for us is this one: Compared with their religious affiliation...Show More Summary

The State of Latino Leadership

During this year's Hispanic Heritage month, I set out to find answers to questions that have been buzzing in my head for a quite a while: What is the state of Latino leadership in the U.S.? What needs to happen for Latinos to become effective leaders in the 21st century? I was eager to know. Show More Summary

Hispanic Heritage Month Dream: That Lambada No Longer Be The Forbidden Dance

Like Martin Luther King, El Guapo has a dream, one that becomes particularly poignant each year around this time, a time when the jalapenos flow like the wild Rio Grande and the Corona company urges us to drink our way to cultural nirvana. Show More Summary

As a Latina, I Have a Problem with Hispanic Heritage Month

  Thanks Macy’s, but this isn’t “celebrating,” this is selling. According to the U.S. government, September is Hispanic Heritage Month, a celebration of Hispanic culture, heroes and holidays. The White House has had Latin music, NFL players have read to underprivileged children and the Smithsonian website hosts a picture of Celia Cruz with merengue playing in the [...]

GOP Token Gesture Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

House Republicans are attempting to kill any effort at immigration reform, and Rep. Steve King has been blathering on and on about calf muscles, cantaloupes and the inherent criminality of certain people. But since it's Hispanic Heritage...Show More Summary

Ailes Apprentice Program Kicks Off Annual Hispanic Heritage Series

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Fox News’ Ailes Apprentice Program will present its annual Hispanic Heritage interview series beginning tomorrow. The series, hosted by Fox News correspondent Alicia Acuna and produced by the...Show More Summary

Goodwill is Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month

Did you know that approximately one in every six Americans is Hispanic? The 2010 U.S. Census counted the nation's Hispanic population at 50.5 million -- up more than 15 million from the 2000 Census. Our Hispanic population is diverse, active and growing fast. Show More Summary

Celebrate female mariachis this Hispanic Heritage Month

Mariachi Reyna de los Angeles performed recently in Millennium Park in Chicago. This all female mariachi band was founded in 1994 in El Monte, Calif. It is the first female mariachi band in the world, and was founded by Jose Hernandez,...Show More Summary

GOP Hispanic Heritage Month Video Draws Criticism From Activists

10 months agoPolitics / US Politics : Swampland

After a summer in which immigration reform, despite widespread bipartisan support, all but withered on the vine, a new GOP video celebrating Hispanic Heritage month is drawing criticism from some activists. The GOP’s “House Republicans...Show More Summary

Republicans celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month: Here, have a video

10 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

House Republicans have slow-walked and are now attempting to kill any effort at immigration reform, and the Steve King mini-caucus has been droning on about calf muscles and the inherent criminality of certain people, but since it'sShow More Summary

The Hispanic Moment

A 1988, congressional joint resolution proclaimed September 15 to October 15 of each year Hispanic Heritage Month -- a largely symbolic gesture to recognize the many contributions Latinos have made to the life and culture of the United...Show More Summary

The Hispanic Moment

A 1988, congressional joint resolution proclaimed September 15 to October 15 of each year Hispanic Heritage Month -- a largely symbolic gesture to recognize the many contributions Latinos have made to the life and culture of the United...Show More Summary

The Hispanic Moment

A 1988, congressional joint resolution proclaimed September 15 to October 15 of each year Hispanic Heritage Month -- a largely symbolic gesture to recognize the many contributions Latinos have made to the life and culture of the United...Show More Summary

The Hispanic Moment

A 1988, congressional joint resolution proclaimed September 15 to October 15 of each year Hispanic Heritage Month -- a largely symbolic gesture to recognize the many contributions Latinos have made to the life and culture of the United...Show More Summary

The Hispanic Moment

A 1988, congressional joint resolution proclaimed September 15 to October 15 of each year Hispanic Heritage Month -- a largely symbolic gesture to recognize the many contributions Latinos have made to the life and culture of the United...Show More Summary

The Hispanic Moment

A 1988, congressional joint resolution proclaimed September 15 to October 15 of each year Hispanic Heritage Month -- a largely symbolic gesture to recognize the many contributions Latinos have made to the life and culture of the United...Show More Summary

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