Posts Tagged ‘Dolores Huerta’

America Ferrera Joins 200+ in Penning Letter in Solidarity with the U.S. Latino Community in the Trump Era

America Ferrera Joins 200+ in Penning Letter in Solidarity with the U.S. Latino Community in the Trump Era

America Ferrerais speaking up… The 35-year-old Honduran American actress and former Ugly Betty star is among the A-list celebrities who’ve signed a letter to support the Latino community in light of recent deadly attacks and political...

Aug 18, 19 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Gina Rodriguez Receives Bill of Rights Award from the ACLU of Southern California 

Gina Rodriguez Receives Bill of Rights Award from the ACLU of Southern California 

Gina Rodriguez fits the bill… The 33-year-old Puerto Rican actress and Jane the Virgin star was honored Sunday by the ACLU of Southern California at the group’s annual Bill of Rights dinner. Rodriguez received the Bill of Rights award for...

Dec 4, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Huerta to Speak at the Chelsea Handler-Organized Women’s March on Main

Huerta to Speak at the Chelsea Handler-Organized Women’s March on Main

Dolores Huerta has been given her marching orders… The 86-year-old Latina labor leader and civil rights activist is set to speak at the Chelsea Handler-organized Women’s March on Main, an event taking place Saturday in Park City during...

Jan 19, 17 • PoliticsNo Comments »
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Snow Tha Product’s “Despierta (Wake Up)” Featured in Voto Latino’s “27 million” Campaign

Snow Tha Product is getting out the Latino vote…  The 29-year-old Mexican-American hip hop recording artist’s politically driven track “Despierta (Wake Up)” has been named the official theme song for Voto Latino‘s new...

Sep 23, 16 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Luna's Cesar Chavez Biopic to Premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival

Luna’s Cesar Chavez Biopic to Premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival

Diego Luna’s latest directorial effort is set to premiere in Germany… The 34-year-old Mexican actor/director’s biopic Cesar Chavez: An American Hero will have its world premiere next month at the Berlin International Film Festival, according...

Jan 25, 14 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Obama Awards Huerta the Medal of Freedom

Obama Awards Huerta the Medal of Freedom

She’s a political and cultural icon in Latino community… And, now Dolores Huerta is the recipient of the nation’s highest civilian honor. President Barack Obama presented the 82-year-old Mexican American labor leader and civil rights...

May 29, 12 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Alba: The Best-Dressed Latina at the 2012 Met Ball

Alba: The Best-Dressed Latina at the 2012 Met Ball

It’s no wonder they call it the “Oscars of the East Coast”… The Metropolitan Museum of Art‘s Costume Institute Gala may celebrate the annual opening of the Metropolitan Museum‘s fashion exhibit at the Costume Institute… But...

May 8, 12 • Estilo1 Comment »
Peña to Star in Film About Labor Leader Cesar Chavez

Peña to Star in Film About Labor Leader Cesar Chavez

Michael Peña will soon be portraying the nation’s most recognized Latino labor leader and civil rights activist. The 36-year-old Mexican American actor—who has appeared in such films as Crash, Battle: Los Angeles, Lincoln Lawyer and World Trade...

Mar 22, 12 • EntertainmentNo Comments »