There are more Hispanics in the United States than we thought

There are more Hispanics in the United States than we thought

By Ana Campoy/Reporter at Quartz – QZ.com – Image: The Atlas. Data: Pew Research Center; based on 2015 and 2016 surveys. Among the estimated 42.7 million U.S. adults with Hispanic ancestry in 2015, 89%, or about 37.8 million, thought of themselves as...
Latino Identity Fades As Immigrant Ties Weaken, Study Finds

Latino Identity Fades As Immigrant Ties Weaken, Study Finds

By Hansi Lo Wang – NPR.org – Image: Pew Research Center. Latinos are one of the fastest-growing racial or ethnic groups in the U.S. But a new finding by the Pew Research Center suggests the Hispanic population may not get as big as demographers have...
The case against ‘Latinx’

The case against ‘Latinx’

By Daniel Hernandez/Los Angeles Times – Beta.LATimes.com – Illustration: Wes Bausmith/The Times. Illustration: “Latinx,” is has been argued, is a less determinist and more inclusive term than “Latino” for males and “Latina” for females. The argument is...
Win Tickets to Tropicália Music & Taco Festival

Win Tickets to Tropicália Music & Taco Festival

By GrimyGoods.com – Image Not Credited. Well this is quite the niche music festival. The folks from the Observatory introduce Tropicália Music & Taco Festival, taking place this Saturday, Nov. 11 at Queen Mary Park. Paying homage to the rich Mexican culture...