It Shouldn’t Be This Hard to Get People of Color Onto Cable News Shows
*Let’s start with “I agree.” It shouldn’t be hard to get Latinos on cable news shows, but it is. This is about a specific issue, but it’s emblematic of the […]
Watch morning cable news shows? Where are the Latinos?
By Victor Landa, NewsTaco (2.5 minute read) This is not a casual observation, it’s a verifiable lack of Latinos on cable television programs that frame the issues and set […]
Right-Wing Media’s New Favorite Immigration Statistic Reflects Misguided Policy
*Why you should read this: Because it re-frames the tired right-wing narrative about immigrants. Because in this case there’s a fuzzy line between what Trump says and what he does. […]
Oscars snafu? Let’s hope they don’t blame the Latina
Victor Landa, NewsTaco ( 1 minute read) Not that it was her fault (I have to start with a disclaimer) but the very public snafu at the end of the […]
Take Notice, Hollywood. Latinos Are Part Of The New Mainstream.
*Why you should read this: Because it’s an unapologetic challenge to Hollywood leaders – the premiere mass media storytellers – to put Latinos in the U.S. mainstream, where they belong. […]