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    Sonia Manzano to receive Lifetime Achievement award at the Daytime Emmys

    As one of television’s iconic characters who has helped teach millions of children over the years their ABCs and 123s, Sonia Manzano who starred as Maria on Sesame Street will be earning the pivotal Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award at the upcoming Emmy Awards in May. Born in the Bronx, the Puerto Rican...

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    Hilary Clinton & Bernie Sanders to Debate in Brooklyn, New York

    Hilary Clinton & Bernie Sanders will be rumbling in New York City next week as the two finally agree to a debate in NYC before the upcoming Democratic primary that will go towards naming the Democratic candidate who will seek the 45th presidency of the United States of American in the 2016...

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    Selena Gomez & Charlie Puth dating??

    Selena Gomez’s love life has become quite the hot topic as of late. Last week, rumors began to circulate that Gomez and former-beau Justin Bieber were going to give their on-and-off again relationship another go after she was spotted attending Bieber’s concert in Los Angeles…however, this week it seems like that may...

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    Voto Latino launches voter app directed at Latinos

    In an effort to prevent a bigot from obtaining this country’s 45th presidency, a Latino organization devoted to educating and encouraging Latinos to become agents of change in the country have created an innovated app to hopefully aid in that endeavor. Recently, at SXSW a Latino organization announced an innovative way of...

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    Selena Gomez & Justin Bieber rumored to be dating again!

    Well, it may be Part II for Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber after a recent Instagram posting ignites rumors the pair are possibly going to rekindle their relationship. Only five days ago, Bieber took to his Instagram account and posted an old photo taken of he and Gomez in 2011 sharing a...

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    Latino U.S. Citizen & Trump Protester Arrested & then Detained by ICE Agents

    Donald Trump continues to be the face of what it looks like to be a racist in this country. Since beginning his campaign, Trump has shined a light on the rising racial issues that have gone ignored in this country. It’s not surprising how the today is eerily becoming more and more...

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    Disney Channel’s new Latino family in ‘Stuck in the Middle’

    The Disney Channel is becoming a bit more Latino as a new show premiered this week featuring a Latino family in Stuck in the Middle. Earlier this week, Disney aired a new series which follows Harley Diaz (played by Jenna Ortega) who is quite an engineering wizard who uses her powerful mind...

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    Heighten Racism of the 2016 Presidential Elections

    Initially, when it came to the 2016 Presidential Elections I wanted to forego discussing anything that was going on politically in the country. Yes, I know that to do nothing means that I am not privy to make any comments when something unsavory results due to my inaction. However, my choosing to...

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    Shakira launches “The Grow” parenting app!

    Shakira is getting digital once again. Last year, the Hips Don’t Lie singer released an app game aptly titled Love Rocks Shakira which received closed to a million installations but now the singer is coming out with another app devoted to educating. After giving birth to her first son, Milan three years...

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    Bernie or Hillary? Who Could Win the Latino Vote?

    It’s been stated throughout numerous media platforms that when it comes to the 2016 Presidential Elections that Latinos could very well be the deciding factor to whom snags the 45th President Presidency. So with that being said whom among the top leading contenders could it be: Hilary Clinton & Bernie Sanders. Yes,...

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    Jennifer Lopez not afraid to talk about Ex’s tattoo & possible feud with fellow Singing Diva!

    Jennifer Lopez isn’t afraid to state her opinion, even when it comes to possibly extending a rumored feud with another pop singing diva and an ex-fiancée. Back on Monday, the On the 6 singer appeared on Bravo’s Talk Show Watch What Happens Live and during a regular game on the show entitled...

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    The Day After Super Tuesday…what’s next?

    Well, it looks like when it comes to becoming our 45th President of the United States of America it’s going to be an election battle between Senator Hilary Clinton & …Donald Trump. So if you didn’t know yesterday was Super Tuesday, which is one of the biggest days in the election seasons...

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    Eva Longoria launches The Brown Ribbons Campaign for Latino Diversity in Hollywood!

    Eva Longoria is taking action against the lack of Latino recognition and awareness with both this year’s Oscars and Hollywood as well by launching a social campaign. Yesterday, the Desperate Housewives star proved once again how much she is an activist for Latinos by launching The Brown Ribbon Campaign along with other...

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    Senator Marco Rubio: The Not-So-Republican but Republican Candidate for President

    Last week, I wrote how it would be a nightmare if Senator Ted Cruz of Texas became our 45th President of the United States of America. In the post, I admit, I came off a bit anti-Republican party—which I am not, I am anti-irrationality which has taken reign for some Republicans—so to...

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    Ricky Martin sued again for stealing World Cup Song!

    Ricky Martin is being sued, yet again, for allegedly stealing song recorded for the 2014 World Cup. According to the aspiring singer/songwriter Luis Adrian Cortes Ramos, the Puerto Rican superstar’s hit song Vida is nearly identical to a song he composed and submitted. Prior to the 2014 World Cup (which was held...

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    Why Ted Cruz becoming our next President of the United States is a Nightmare

    Usually when it comes to politics I do not mind discussing it. Yes, talking about politics whether it is among disagreeing parties or the best of friends can lead to arguments due to a difference of opinion. But essentially engaging in conversation that relates to politics is good since it begins the...

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    Gina Rodriguez honors Latinos in Hollywood on Instagram!

    Gina Rodriguez is becoming known as an advocate for the Latino community wanting to use her celebrity status to unify the community as it continues to flourish in the country. And now the star is recognizing accomplished Latinos in Hollywood in hopes of inspiring other Latinos to make future movements. Taking to...

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    Jennifer Lopez & Casper Smart Lip Sync, Again!

    Jennifer Lopez and on-and-off-again boyfriend Casper Smart have made another lip-syncing video which gives fans an inside look into their happy and very comfortable lives. Posted on his Instagram account “Beaucaspersmart”, Lopez appears with Smart in another lip-syncing video via Dubsmash, which is an app where you can film yourself lip-syncing any...

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    Latinos could choose our next President in the 2016 Elections!

    Donald Trump has become a positive figure within the Latino community… Now while this statement may shock, and possibly offend, some let me explain. On June 16, 2015, in the front of Trump Tower and before a rally of his supporters Trump announced his intention of running for President of the United...

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    Jessica Alba joins cast of NBC’s The Celebrity Apprentice!

    Jessica Alba has just been revealed to be a part of the upcoming season of NBC’s The...

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    Jennifer Lopez debuts Las Vegas show ‘Jennifer Lopez: All I Have’!

    Jennifer Lopez is having an excellent start to 2016. With two shows on air—on separate networks—Jenny from the Block is now headlining her own Las Vegas show Jennifer Lopez: All I Have. This past Wednesday night, Lopez, 46, kicked off her new head-lining Las Vegas show at The AXIS within the Planet...

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    New ’24’ Reboot Series could star a Latino Lead!

    Kiefer Sutherland is no longer a part of the planned 24 series, and now with a spot to fill a Latino or African-American could be the new lead in the spy drama 24:Legacy. According to recent reports, Sutherland—who was the star of and originally made the 9 year series which ran from...

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    Alejandro González Iñárritu’s film “The Revenant” could make Oscars 2016 History!

    Alejandro González Iñárritu’s latest film The Revenant could be making history in the upcoming 88th Academy Awards after earning a collection of Oscar nominations. On Thursday morning, the Mexican film director was nominated for Best Director for his 2016 hit film The Revenant which was also nominated for the Best Picture award....

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    Rita Moreno to star in Netflix reboot series One Day at a Time

    Rita Moreno has joined the cast of an all-Latino reboot of the classic series One Day at...