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Meet Phara Souffrant Forrest, the Haitian-American Union Nurse and Tenant Activist...

Crown Heights native Phara Souffrant Forrest is not only joining the thousands gathered on the streets of New York protesting the latest injustices around...

What the Death of Camila María Concepción Tells Us About the...

She was 28 years old and was the assistant writer on one of the most important shows on Netflix when it comes to representation...

Latinas in California Continue to Be Discriminated Against in Leadership Positions

How many times have you heard that Latinos are the fastest growing community in the country? How many times have we repeated the important...

Universal Takes First Steps Towards Authentic Latinx Onscreen Representation

It seems that the big film industries have finally understood that recognition begins with words. According to a press release from the Universal Filmed Entertainment...

Writing Your Latino Story: How Not to Pull an American Dirt

Have you been following the controversy over American Dirt? If not,you should — it’s a textbook lesson in creating social justice impact through social...

L.A. Mayor Announces Project That Seeks to Double Latinx Representation in...

Remember the sobering Annenberg Foundation report from last year that outlined the dismal state of Latinx representation is in Hollywood? The report found that...

Your Pocket Guide to All The Major Female Directed Films Snubbed...

No female directors were nominated by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for the 77th Golden Globe Awards. Not one. Now that we´ve slightly calmed from...

Gloria Calderón Kellett on One Day At A Time’s Political Traits:...

The Personal is Political, said the famous slogan of the second wave of feminism during the 1960s. Also interpreted as The Private is Political,...

Miss Universe and Racism in Puerto Rico: When the Problem Is...

One of the worst remnants of 20th-century television entertainment is the beauty pageant.  For decades, entire families were paralyzed in front of their TVs as they...

Why the Return of The L Word Was Exactly What We...

It was 2004, and I was as hidden in my closet as my abuela's jewelry.  At the time, there were few cultural references for a...

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