Eva longoria & Daddy Yankee to Receive Honors at Premios Tu Mundo
Eva Longoria & Daddy Yankee to Receive Honors at 'Premios Tu Mundo'
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/14/2013 - 09:53

Yesterday, Telemundo announced that two of Hollywood's hottest Latinos will be the recipients of special awards during the 2013 Premios Tu Mundo on Thursday.

Eva Longoria will be presented with the "ALMA de tu Mundo" award and Daddy Yankee will be honored with the "Poder Musical" award.


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Michelle Obama and Janet Murguia at NCLR Conference
Michelle Obama Addresses Latino Group: 6 Key Things We Must Know
By Irina Gonzalez | 07/24/2013 - 17:10

First Lady Michelle Obama is nothing if not the strongest advocate fighting the childhood obesity epidemic. From launching the Let’s Move campaign to tirelessly living a healthy lifestyle herself (I mean, have you SEEN those toned arms?!), she’s someone that we can’t help but admire.


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Eva Longoria at the Devious Maids Chicago screening
Eva Longoria Speaks Up on Education At NCLR Conference
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/22/2013 - 10:01

The National Council of la Raza (NCLR) conference is going on right now in New Orleans, and Eva Longoria stooped by over the weekend to sit as part of a panel speaking on the importance of education.


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Janet Murguia
Zimmerman – NCLR & Latinos Speak Out
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/16/2013 - 11:23

Nationwide, Latino groups and leaders, including civil rights group National Council of la Raza (NCLR), have taken to the streets and the halls of power to rally alongside the African American community against the acquittal of George Zimmerman.


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Family Picnic in the Park
Earth Day 2013: For Latinos, It’s Our Nature To Care About El Planeta!
By Laura Elizabeth Hernandez | 04/22/2013 - 13:12

Every day is Earth Day for Latinos. Caring and tending to the earth and our community is the only way of life for us. It goes deeper than any talk of CFC’s, holes in the Ozone Layer and climate change (even though we can agree that all of those things are important).


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Marie Lopez Rogers
Obama-Praised Latina Is Living the American Dream
By Amaris Castillo | 12/04/2012 - 16:42

Marie Lopez Rogers has come a long way since childhood, often spent in the cotton fields of scorching Arizona.


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Zoe Saldana accepts her award during the 2012 NCLR ALMA Awards
The Complete List of 2012 ALMA Award Winners
By Sugey Palomares | 09/21/2012 - 14:00

The 2012 NCLR ALMA Awards honored Latino artistic talents and achievements in entertainment at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium on September 16, 2012. The show, hosted by Eva Longoria and George Lopez, was a star-studded affair that ended with plenty to buzz about, including this year's winners. Check out the complete list of ALMA Winners below - and congrats to all the Latinos who were nominated this year!


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2011 ALMA Awards Recap!
SNEAK PEEK: 2011 ALMA Awards
By Amaris Castillo | 09/12/2011 - 09:30

On Saturday night, the best and brightest Latinos in Hollywood gathered for the taping of the 2011 National Council of La Raza (NCLR) ALMA Awards, and we got exclusive behind-the-scenes access! The ceremony hosted by George Lopez and Eva Longoria, celebrates positive portrayals of Latinos in television, film, and music and some of our fave stars took home the top prizes.


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Eva Longoria on ALMA Awards
Eva Longoria Dishes on the Upcoming ALMA Awards
By Amaris Castillo | 09/02/2011 - 11:20

Eva Longoria is extremely giddy about the 2011 National Council of La Raza (NCLR) ALMA Awards. And why wouldn’t she be? The Mexican American star of Desperate Housewives is not only co-hosting the awards ceremony this year, but she’s also a longtime executive producer for the show.


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NCLR Panel: Government & Parents Must Step Up Education Efforts for Latino Kids
NCLR Panel: Government & Parents Must Step Up Education Efforts for Latino Kids
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 07/26/2011 - 11:37

Latinos must organize at the community level in order to better education while the federal government has to start considering factors outside education when it comes to figuring out how to curb the Latino dropout rate, said a panel of education activists and experts—including two Congressmen—at the National Council of La Raza’s annual conference.


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