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1. Billy Bush is feeling the heat after recent leaked tapes that showed an horribly offensive conversation between him and Donald Trump. The TV host, however, is in talks to appear on the next season of Dancing with the Stars. Producers are reportedly already "courting" Bush to redeem himself on the dancing competition. (Page Six)
In the 20-year history of Latina we have never endorsed a candidate, and in a normal election year we most likely would not. We know that just as we represent a spectrum of identities and cultures, we also represent a vast array of political views.
But this is no ordinary year.
After enduring a targeted onslaught on our community by Donald Trump for the past 16 months, the stakes for Latinas has never been greater.
Need to brush up on your Spanish-speaking skills? You aren't alone. With an estimated 51 million Latinos in the U.S., there's no wonder why more and more people are learning how to speak Spanish! Here are seven non-Latino celebrities speaking español!
This story was originally published on May 22, 2013
1. Hurricane Matthew is continuing to present as a serious threat to Florida natives. The storm has seen 115 mph surge winds, 10 inches of rain, 12 ft. waves and over 400,000 power outages. Governor Rick Scott urges all residents to evacuate. (People)
The U.S. has one of the lowest voter turnout rates in the world, and it’s not just a problem of apathy. In fact, there are tens of thousands of people who wish they could go to the ballot this November, but they aren't able to because of ridiculous voter registration laws.
1. A real-life Orange is the New Black love story: Yesterday, Samira Wiley, who plays Poussey Washington on the hit Netflix show got engaged to OITNB writer-producer Lauren Morelli. The actress shared the news on Instagram, showing off a diamond ring with the simple caption “Yes”. (E! News)
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