The difference between Hispanic and Latinx

The difference between Hispanic and Latinx

By Hanna Gonzales – UHCLTheSignal.com – Infographic: The Signal reporter | Hanna Gonzales. Infographic: Hispanic and Latinx are common terms used to describe ethnicity, but Chicano and Tejano are also used regionally. The terms “Hispanic” and “Latinx” are...
Lou Diamond Phillips Reflects On ‘La Bamba’ 30 Years Later

Lou Diamond Phillips Reflects On ‘La Bamba’ 30 Years Later

By Jainice Llamoca – LatinoUSA.org – Photo Not Credited. It’s been over three decades since actor Lou Diamond Phillips portrayed Chicano rock ‘n’ roll legend Ritchie Valens on the silver screen. His role in the 1987 film, “La Bamba,” catapulted him into...
What Is the Future of the Term Chicano?

What Is the Future of the Term Chicano?

By Remezcla Team – Remezcla.com – Collage: Alan López for Remecla. Recently, the Movimiento Estudiantil Chicanx de Aztlán – better known as MEChA – made waves after local chapters of the group decided to drop the words “Chicanx” and “Aztlán” from their...
A California Mexican Bar Will Open in Northwest

A California Mexican Bar Will Open in Northwest

By Brooke Jackson-Glidden – PDX.Eater.com – Photo: Google Maps screenshot Photo: Rae’s Lakeview Lounge, the site of the future Impala. A California Mexican bar is taking over the former Rae’s Lakeview Lounge space in Northwest Portland, Oregon, serving...