Latino

  • Latino Conservation Week Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

    Eric Tegethoff California News Service LOS ANGELES – The fifth annual Latino Conservation Week kicks off this Saturday with events in California and across the nation. The celebration starts with a launch event hosted by the group Nature for All, cleaning up part of the Los Angeles National Forest....
  • Latino Groups Push Back on Citizenship Question for Census

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Latino groups are praising a protest letter sent to the Trump administration by state Attorney General Xavier Becerra and leaders from 17 other states opposing a citizenship question on the 2020 census. The Department of Justice recently asked the Census Bureau to add...
  • A Look At LATINX

    Latinos Finding Identity in A Word That Means a Lot Arturo Hilario El Observador Language is an interesting thing. It evolves, and is manipulated by the people that use it wherever they may exist. The English Language sprouted from Anglo-Saxon Britain around the 5th century. The Spanish language came...
  • CONTINUING TO IMPROVE LATINO SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC INFLUENCE

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR No one is against the improvements within the low-income communities, especially the Latino community. One exception is those who currently profit by exploiting disadvantaged communities. During this 2017 Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15) it is appropriate to examine the determinants which permit...
  • National Latino Media Council on 2017 Emmy Awards Failing to Recognize Latino Talent 

    This past Sunday, the Emmy Awards acknowledged and celebrated outstanding television performances. Of the top one hundred acting nominations, only two Latinos were nominated and only one took home an award. The numbers below tell the story of the top 100 acting nominations and wins: White: 74 nominees/ 11 wins...
  • Calendar 5.05

    Small Business Summit Friday May 5, 2017 / 8am City Hall Rotunda 200 E Santa Clara St San Jose, CA www.eventbrite.com Legacy of the Chinese Operas – 2nd International Aimusic Festival Friday May 5, 2017 / 12pm San Jose Stage Company 490 S 1st St San Jose, CA Call...
  • The National Hispanic Media Coalition’s 20th Annual Impact Awards Gala

    Latino stars, producers and creators honored BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – On the eve of Oscars Weekend, Friday, the 24th, the National Hispanic Media Coalition (NHMC) honored outstanding contributions to the positive portrayals of Latinos in media for the 20th year at its Annual NHMC Impact Awards Gala at the historic...
  • Latino Leaders to Be Recognized

    SACRAMENTO, Calif – The California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce (CHCC), the premier organization promoting the development of Hispanic entrepreneurs and emerging Latino businesses in California, will recognize the contributions of a diverse group of accomplished, Latino leaders,during the 2016 Annual Convention in Riverside, CA, September 21st to September 23rd...
  • Latino Diversity Issues and Challenges

    Hilbert Morales / EL OBSERVADOR Many in the Chicano-Latino-Hispanic Silicon Valley communities do not know much about the diversity in their community. Also, many public policy decision-makers treat “Hispanics” as a homogeneous population. Nothing could be further from the reality being experienced by the individuals who make up that cohort...