Tag Archives: Hispanic

The Color of Latinos

By Efrain Nieves We all know a Latino is more than let’s say a Puerto Rican, a Mexican, etc., etc. A Latino is a mix of cultures, languages and customs from Spain, France, Portugal, Africa (apologies if I have missed anyone) and natives from the lands of Latin-America and the Caribbean. So when I read a blog […]

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Seattle Officer not charged with Hate Crime

Police Detective Shandy Cobane will not be charged with a hate crime over the stomping of a Mexican man. “King County Prosecutor Dan Satteberg said the incident did not qualify under the Hate Crime” law because his office’s investigation revealed Cobane “did not intentionally target and then threaten or assault a person because of their […]

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Latina Artists and Writers Celebrated in Newark Public Library

The Newark Public Library will be recognizing Latina Writers for the 2010 Hispanic Heritage Month. The event is scheduled to start on September 15th from 6pm to 8pm. The reception speaker will be Esmeralda Santiago. Esmeralda is co-editor of  “Las Christmas: Favorite Latino Authors Share Their Holiday Memories and Las Mamis: Favorite Latino Authors Remember […]

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