Latinx

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Which State Is Experiencing the Fastest Latinx Population Growth?

The results of a new Pew Research Center analysis of U.S. Census Bureau population estimates might surprise you.

Jeni Rivera. Middle-aged Latinx woman with blond hair.

Jenni Rivera Biopic In the Works

The world-famous Banda singer will be celebrated via a film penned by the screenwriter who created “What’s Love Got to Do with It.”

Tanya Saracho. Latinx woman with blonde shoulder length hair, blue glasses and red floral top.

'Vida' Showrunner Tanya Saracho Talks Authenticity

As the all-Latinx series returns on Starz, its co-creator gets real on colorism and other typically taboo topics.

Cast of "Le Chicano." Nine people stand in a line in front of black backdrop

READ: Why the Creators of 'El Chicano' Fought for a Latinx Cast

This is what it looks like when filmmakers resist Hollywood #SoWhite.

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'The Curse of La Llorona' Tops Box Office, Draws Criticism for Appropriation

Many criticized Warner Bros. for appropriating Latinx culture in its marketing for the film: “It heightens the fear factor around a traditional practice and commodifies and exploits our culture just to get people to see their movie.”

Two young Latinnx women, one wearing braces, sit side by side.

Study and Roundtable Explore How Latinx Community Experiences Colorism

Those with darker skin are more likely to say they’ve been discriminated against, drawing a line directly to race.

A Latinx  man waring a brown suit jacket and tie stands on a stage with a mic in his hand.

John Leguizamo's One-Man Show 'Latin History for Morons' Hits the Road

The comedian will break down Latinx history through the ages on his nationwide tour.

Eva Longoria. Latinx woman with brown hair smiles in black shirt and gold jewelry in frong of woman in brown leopard-print shirt and brown scaffolding and blue curtain

Eva Longoria Seeks Stories Affirming Latinx Humanity

“We have to think of ourselves as more, and I want to show that on TV.”

a light skin boy wearing a clear poncho in the rain in front of a high school holds up a sign at a rally that says "we stand with L A teachers"

LA Teachers Strike Enters Fifth Day with Thousands of Supporters

Tens of thousands of teachers, parents, students and supporters in the Los Angeles Unified School District are demanding better pay, smaller class sizes and more resources and support staff for students—nearly 75 percent of whom are Latinx.

Ariana DeBose. Black Latinx woman with black hair in white outfit sings into black microphone on black stand in front of blue curtain and green lights

Meet the Latinx Stars of the 'West Side Story' Remake

Tony winners Ariana DeBose and David Alvarez will join Josh Andrés Rivera, newcomer Rachel Zegler and returning star Rita Moreno for the Steven Spielberg-helmed remake.

A Maya teen holds a portrait of herself wearing a traditional corte dress

WATCH: Teen Photographers Capture Generations of Maya Women and Girls

A new short documentary profiles six Guatemelan teen photographers who are tackling representation, racism and classism through their project Maya Womxn of LA.

Multicolored pins, including gold one spelling "Selena" and yellow one with text spelling "COMO LA FLOR" on denim vest worn by person in black tank top in front of crowd

Selena Fans Cheer for Netflix Series—With Reservations

The news of a biopic series about the late queen of Tejano music has fans (mostly) jumping for joy.

Amara La Negra. Black woman with brown afro in orange outfit smiles while holding microphone with grey cover in front of purple background with light blue text

Amara La Negra Traces 'Footprints' of Black Latinx Music History

The singer traces the African diaspora’s influence on Latinx music and culture in a new animated series from Tidal.

John Leguizamo. Latinx man with grey hair in brown suit and grey pants punches air in front of brown door and black wall with papers and grey desk with multicolored office supplies

Stream John Leguizamo's 'Latin History for Morons'

The Tony Award-winning performer’s latest one-man show goes beyond the textbook lessons on Indigenous civilizations and colonialism to illuminate the overlooked history of Latinx peoples.

Los Lobos. Mexican-American men in black and white dress clothing hold guitars and other instruments in front of purple background

What 'La Bamba' Means for Generations of Resistance

NPR’s “American Anthem” traces the song’s journey from Mexican folk song to pop hit to anthem of resistance.

Dozens of people hold and rally around a massive red sheet with "We believe all survivors" printed on it in navy blue.

This Is a Defining Moment for Women of Color Who Survived Sexual Violence [OP-ED]

“We saw an educated White woman with financial, legal and familial support testify about being sexually assaulted, and then face the emotionally exhausting experience of being cross-examined for hours and disbelieved by many Senators. We got the message: If they won’t listen to her, it will be even worse for us.”

Andrea Navedo in pink dress sits next to Gina Rodriguez in black and white dress on black chairs in front of man in black suit with white shirt and light grey and pink screen

New Study Finds Latinx Women Are Still Underrepresented on TV

A new report from the Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film exposes the dismal state of on-screen representation for women of color.

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ICYMI: Merriam-Webster Adds 'Latinx' to the Dictionary

The gender-neutral word is one of 840+ new entries in the dictionary.

JD Pardo in black leather motorcycle vest with white and black patches and grey shirt in front of Latinx men in black motorcycle vests and dark pants and shirts on brown desert sand in front of grey sky

FX Show 'Mayans M.C.' Follows Latinx Bikers on U.S.-Mexico Border

Elgin James and Kurt Sutter’s “Sons of Anarchy” spinoff draws on history to build a fictional universe around a Latinx outlaw motorcycle club.

Gaby Moreno in black outfit with multicolored cover in front of white wall with black text and red and blue and green logos

Latinx Musicians Fight Xenophobic Policies Through Song

NPR’s Alt.Latino explores how outrage over the Trump administration’s anti-immigrant policies have mobilized Latinx artists on both sides of the border.