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Latin Grammys Person of the Year Honors Dreamers in Moving Tribute

The Latin Grammys were last night, and one of the most moving and talked-about tributes of the ceremony happened when singer Alejandro Sanz dedicated his Person of the Year award to Dreamers and DACA recipients. As Sanz said, “They have lived in this country for so many years, and still they are in an illegal situation. They … Continue reading »

Anthony Bourdain Visits Los Angeles, Highlights Contributions of Immigrants

In the Season 9 opener for his show “Parts Unknown”, Anthony Bourdain visited Los Angeles — and highlighted immigrants and immigrant contributions that make the city vibrant. In the episode, Bourdain spoke about migrants and Latinos, the fear of mass deportation that exists in the Trump Administration, how the food service industry relies on immigrants, … Continue reading »

AV’s “Trump Hate Map” Featured On “Full Frontal With Samantha Bee”

AV’s “Trump Hate Map” made an appearance during a TBS segment on the media-generated controversy over Hillary Clinton’s “basket of deplorables” comment. “Okay, it’s true that Trump’s rhetoric has inspired some bigots and mentally-ill people to commit hate crimes and terrorize people of color,” said “Full Frontal” host Samantha Bee. “In fact, there’s actually a Google … Continue reading »

Maná and Los Tigres Del Norte Have A Message for Latino Voters

Latin musical powerhouses Maná and Los Tigres del Norte sent a powerful message to Latino voters last night. Moments after concluding their duet performance of the song “Somos Mas Americanos” (We Are More American), the bands came together to raise a white sign that asked Latinos to stand united against racism. The sign, which reads … Continue reading »

“You Better Run From The Devil” Raury Gives Good Advice To The GOP On The Late Show With Colbert

Stephen Colbert hosted GOP front runner, Donald Trump, on the Late Show Last night. And while the Trump interview was surprisingly subdued (or as subdued as The Donald can get), it was the musical guest, Raury, who stole the show. Wearing a Mexico jersey with Trump’s name on the back crossed out, Raury sang “Devil’s … Continue reading »

Watch The Daily Show Skewer The GOP’s Latest Anti-Immigrant Candidate, Donald Trump

Donald Trump is running for President, and at least one other person is really, really, really happy about it: The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart. But after all the horribly offensive remarks Trump made about immigrants during his announcement yesterday, we’re glad Jon is happy too, because we know that means some well-deserved mocking at the … Continue reading »

WATCH: President Obama Talks Immigration Executive Action on Stephen Colbert

President Obama dropped by the set of The Colbert Report yesterday, where he took over a segment and gave an interview about his recently announced immigration executive action.  Obama emphasized that his executive order is “scrupulously within the law” and something that past Democratic and Republican presidents have done. Watch the interview below: The Colbert Report Get More: … Continue reading »

WATCH Colbert Report: Advocates Have Waited Forever for Immigration Reform

President Obama’s decision to delay executive action last weekend underscored how long the Hispanic community has been waiting for immigration reform, and how often the issue has been punted.  On the Colbert Report last night, Stephen Colbert aired a painful segment emphasizing just how long it’s been.  Running clips demonstrating that Republicans have been talking about … Continue reading »