Archive for the ‘Politics’ Category

Cardi B Gets Out the Vote During Global Citizen Festival 

Cardi B Gets Out the Vote During Global Citizen Festival 

Cardi B is rappin’ out the vote… The 25-year-old half-Dominican American singer delivered an impassioned social message during her performance at the Global Citizen Festival on Saturday (Sept. 29) at New York’s Central Park. Cardi B used...

Sep 29, 18 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Mon Laferte to Perform at the Immigrant Rights-Themed “Selena for Sanctuary” Concert

Mon Laferte to Perform at the Immigrant Rights-Themed “Selena for Sanctuary” Concert

Mon Laferte is taking on the music of a legend… And it’s all for a good cause. The 35-year-old Chilean singer-songwriter will perform at “Selena for Sanctuary,” a free concert that’s part of the summer festival Lincoln Center Out of...

Jul 26, 18 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Handily Defeats 10-Term Incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley in New York Primary

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Handily Defeats 10-Term Incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley in New York Primary

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has pulled up a major political upset… and will most likely become the youngest woman in the U.S. Congress. The 28-year-old Latina activist and member of the Democratic Socialists of America ousted 10-term incumbent Rep....

Jun 27, 18 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Demi Lovato to Join School Shooting Survivors at

Demi Lovato to Join School Shooting Survivors at “March for Our Lives” in Washington, DC

Demi Lovato is heading to Washington, DC next week to help shine a light on the issue of gun violence… The 25-year-old part-Mexican American singer/actress will join survivors of the February 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High...

Mar 17, 18 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Monica Ramirez to Speak at This Year's Makers Conference

Monica Ramirez to Speak at This Year’s Makers Conference

Monica Ramirez is Maker-ing a difference… The Latina activist will take part in this week’s Makers Conference, a three-day event that seeks to underscore the stories of trailblazing women. Ramirez, the co-founder of Alianza Nacional de...

Feb 3, 18 • PoliticsNo Comments »
John Leguizamo to Take Part in The People's State of the Union

John Leguizamo to Take Part in The People’s State of the Union

John Leguizamo is heading to State… The 53-year-old Colombian actor/comedian will take part in what’s being dubbed as The People’s State of the Union. Taking place a day before U.S. President Donald Trump deliverers his State of the Union...

Jan 26, 18 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Rafael Casal Among the Scheduled Speakers at This Year's Respect Rally

Rafael Casal Among the Scheduled Speakers at This Year’s Respect Rally

Rafael Casal is rallying the troops… The 32-year-old Latino writer and performance poet will be among the speakers at the Respect Rally set to happen at the Sundance Film Festival. Casal will join a list of speakers that includes Jane...

Jan 17, 18 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Lin-Manuel Miranda Urges Congress to Help the People of Puerto Rico

Lin-Manuel Miranda Urges Congress to Help the People of Puerto Rico

Lin-Manuel Miranda is asking Congress for a lifeline… It has been 85 days since Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico and people are still struggling in the darkness nearly three months later. Their plight is the subject of an impassioned...

Dec 14, 17 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Becky G to Take Part in Latinx Activism Panel at the Billboard Latin Music Conference

Becky G to Take Part in Latinx Activism Panel at the Billboard Latin Music Conference

Becky G is ready to motivate the next generation of activists… The 20-year-old Mexican American singer/actress, who recently made her big screen debut in the Power Rangers, will take center stage at the “Latinx Activism: Giving Voice To a...

Apr 25, 17 • PoliticsNo Comments »
SanLuis Addresses Venezuela's Political Crisis in Uplifting Video for

SanLuis Addresses Venezuela’s Political Crisis in Uplifting Video for “Mis ilusiones”

SanLuis is rallying the troops to unite a nation… The Venezuelan duo, made up of brothers Santiago and Luigi Castillo, is addressing Venezuela’s political crisis in the act’s latest music video. The goal: to send a message of hope and...

Apr 4, 17 • PoliticsNo Comments »