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Stories of Work: Sí, se puede

Each year, from September 15 to October 15, we observe National Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrate the Latino culture and the contributions of Americans whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and SouthShow More Summary

Hispanic Day Parade caps busy Heritage Month in New York City

By the time you read this, Hispanic Heritage Month 2014 will be down to its final days. But this being New York City, we let few things go down without throwing a big ol' parade, which is exactly what will happen on Sunday, Oct. 12.

New Video Highlights Latino Support for Marriage Equality in Colorado: WATCH

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Why Marriage Matters Colorado has released a new video in light of National Hispanic Heritage Month. The video features Ray Rodriguez and his family from Longmont, Colorado. In the clip, Rodriguez discusses how important family is to the Latino community,...

Unshocking Revelation: Sofía is ‘Variety Latino’ Top Latina

No Hispanic Heritage Month would be complete without a list of the most influential Latinos in Hollywood, so thanks Variety Latino, for putting that together. According to Variety Latino, which is like regular Variety, but Latino, there are 20 Latinos who … Continue reading ?

The Labor Movement Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

According to the 2010 Census, 50.5 million people or 16% of the population are of Hispanic or Latino origin. This represents a significant increase from 2000, which registered the Hispanic population at 35.3 million or 13% of the total U.S. population. Since its inception in 1972, LCLAA has remained a grassroots organization driven and directed […]

Biden: Obama Will Do ‘An Awful Lot’ On Immigration

If Congress doesn’t act on its own by the end of the year, President Obama will do “an awful lot” says Vice President Biden. Biden made the comment while speaking at reception honoring Hispanic Heritage Month in Washington, D.C. He said immigration reform was needed now and that if Congress does “get it done” before [...]

Fox & Friends Celebrates Hispanic Heritage -- Right After Dubbing Millions Of Them "Illegals"

Fox News celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month by introducing a series on Latino success stories just minutes after Fox & Friends co-hosts Brian Kilmeade and Steve Doocy tossed around the derogatory term "illegals" and misleadingly suggested...Show More Summary

Mix the news: Latin music beyond ‘cheesy salsa’

Monday marked the beginning of National Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs to Oct. 15.  Why in the middle of the month? The celebration started as just one week in 1968. Twenty years later, President Ronald Reagan decided 30 days made more sense. Keeping that theme of expansion in mind, we asked Jim Thomson, the booker credited with turning U […]

Roger Ailes’ Apprentice Program to Kick Off Hispanic Heritage Month

The Roger Ailes Apprentice Program begins its third annual Hispanic Heritage Month tomorrow morning on “Fox & Friends.” The weekly series will run through October 10 and be hosted by Fox News correspondent Alicia Acuna. She will spotlight...Show More Summary

Department of Labor Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Did you know the Department of Labor has a YouTube channel? Well, we recently discovered it along with their tribute to Hispanic Heritage Month. Consider this: In 1993, Hispanic workers comprised nine percent of the total workforce.Show More Summary

Young Adult Authors Honor Hispanic Heritage Month, Share Why 'We Need Diverse Books'

As a young girl, I used to pray in my bed every night that God would miraculously give me blonde hair, blue eyes, and creamy white skin. After that didn't work, I had another plan: hydrogen peroxide and lemon juice. Because putting that...Show More Summary

Gov. Rick Scott -and Wife- Wish us a Happy Hispandering Month

Watch Governor Rick Scott and wife wishing us a happy Hispanic Heritage Month, which according to this, means “living the American Dream in the Sunshine State.” Thanks, but no thanks. I’d rather state in the Empire State and drown my sorrows in mezcal, … Continue reading ?

DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Statement on Hispanic Heritage Month

Washington, DC – DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz released the following statement on the commemoration of Hispanic Heritage Month: “Today begins our celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month and the long history of invaluable contributions that Hispanic Americans have made to our nation. Show More Summary

Obama Reaffirms Commitment to Executive Amnesty in National Hispanic Heritage Month Proclamation

President Barack Obama reiterated his commitment to taking executive action on immigration in his National Hispanic Heritage Month proclamation. In keeping with previous years, Obama declared Monday, Sept. 15 through Wednesday, Oct.Show More Summary

McDonald’s honors Mariano Rivera as living legend

McDonald's is lovin' Mariano Rivera. The best reliever in baseball history is being honored as part of the restaurant chain's "Celebrando Nuestras Leyendas" (Celebrating Our Legends) program for Hispanic Heritage Month.

Hispanic Heritage Month is set to light up New York City

Hispanic Heritage Month is just around the corner, meaning the city will come alive with a full slate of events celebrating its diverse Latino culture over the next four weeks.

PBS Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month!

From September 15th to October 15th, BS will be celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with a selection of programming ranging from  America By The Numbers with Maria Hinojosa (above) to Sesame Street. On Monday, September 29th, PBS will air the Hispanic Heritage Awards – the first time the network has  done so. Show More Summary

The Sunday Ticker: Viva, Border, NFL

The “Today” show and sister network Telemundo are teaming up for “Viva TODAY.” The series, beginning tomorrow, celebrates National Hispanic Heritage month. “Viva Today” will highlight the positive impact Hispanic and Latino Americans...Show More Summary

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

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