WATCH: This Abuela Goes In With this "Ode to Being Blaxican"
WATCH: This Abuela Goes In With Her "Ode to Being Blaxican"
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/06/2016 - 16:12

Growing up biracial is like living in a space of constant in betweenness, one this video sums up quite well.


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This Graphic Compares African Enslavement in Latin America to the U.S.
This Graphic Compares African Enslavement in Latin America and the U.S.
By Raquel Reichard | 05/04/2016 - 10:23

Conversations on American slavery almost always center on the U.S., but a new interactive graphic is illustrating that an overwhelming majority of enslaved Africans forcefully brought to the Americas were actual


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Was This Brazilian Beauty Queen Dethroned for Being "Too Black?"
Was This Brazilian Beauty Queen Dethroned for Being "Too Black?"
By Raquel Reichard | 02/16/2016 - 13:35

Nayara Justino's childhood dreams came true when the black Brazilian mulher was selected as the Globeleza carnival queen in 2013 after a public vote on one of country’s biggest TV shows, but her excitement was short-lived. After racist complaints about Justino’s dark skin, the channel stripped her of the title, replacing her with a lighter-skinned Globeleza.


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Mom Posts Pictures Daughter Dressed African American Historic Women
So Inspiring! This Mom Dressed Her Daughter As Famous Black Women In History
By Cristina Arreola | 04/10/2015 - 11:49

How's this for positive parenting? 


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The 10 Best Latino & African American Collabos Ever
The 10 Best Latino & African-American Collabos, Ever
By Jesus Trivino | 02/27/2015 - 11:11

Latinos and African-Americans go together like peanut butter and jelly or better yet: rice and beans pigeon peas.


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Dimelo: "Why Does It Matter That He's Black?"
Dimelo: "Why Does It Matter That He's Black?"
By Pauline Campos | 04/28/2014 - 15:32

Dear Pauline,


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Commentary: "Today I Was Called a N*gger"
Commentary: "Today I Was Called a N*gger"
By Vivian Llodra | 09/20/2013 - 14:45

Today I was called a n*gger.

Granted it wasn’t to my face and it was by strangers, but it was still shocking and unexpected. The culprit? Good old social media, specifically Twitter. Of course I see the irony in complaining about social media and then writing and posting about my feelings, but cut me some slack.


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Colorado Politician Says Minorities Are Poor Because of Fried Chicken
Colorado Politician Says Minorities Are Poor Because of Fried Chicken
By Samantha Leal | 08/23/2013 - 10:01

Wow. Colorodo Republican state senator Vicki Marble caused quite the uproar Wednesday when giving an address as part of the Economic Opportunity Poverty Reduction Task Force, in which she credited high poverty rates among blacks and Latinos, in part, to diets that include fried chicken, reports Fox News Latino.


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Study Says Hispanics & Blacks More Hopeful About Economic Future
Study Says Hispanics & Blacks More Hopeful About Economic Future
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/02/2013 - 09:45

Over recent years, Americans have grown very pessimistic about the economy and their future. But based on a new study, Hispanics and blacks seem to have a more optimistic perspective.

According to NBC Latino, Americans’ attitudes about their economic future are sharply divided by race. Whites are less likely than blacks or Hispanics to think they can improve their own standard of living.


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New Poll Reveals Hispanic-Black Relations Are the Worst
New Poll Reveals Hispanic-Black Relations Are the Worst
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/18/2013 - 14:56

A Gallup poll -- titled "Americans Rate Racial and Ethnic Relations in U.S. Positively: View black-Hispanic relations least positively" -- released on Wednesday revealed that relations between Hispanics and blacks received the lowest score.


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