Latino USA en How I Stopped Drinking We hear some words of wisdom about how one Latina stopped drinking, using faith and the support of Alcoholics Anonymous. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:50:00 +0000 editor 47881 at When a Friend is an Alcoholic Sometimes, alcoholism hits a bit too close to home. Maria Hinojosa talks with journalist Rose Arce about the cruelly ironic death of their friend Elaine Rivera. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:50:00 +0000 editor 47882 at Deena & Jay Deena struggled with depression without treatment ever since she was a young girl. When her marriage begins to fall apart, she decides to seek medical help. But not everything goes as planned. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:50:00 +0000 editor 47883 at Dolores Huerta: A Loyal American Dissenter Since the founding of the U.S., loyal dissent has been a patriotic value. Host Maria Hinojosa talks about that value and the origin of "Si se puede," with labor leader Dolores Huerta. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:45:00 +0000 editor 47537 at A Dominican Cyclist in Harlem Former cycling champ Edwin Morel tells us why the sport is more expensive than you might think, life lessons he's learned riding a bike and why sports are good for everyone. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:45:00 +0000 editor 47538 at Vamos, USA?! The World Cup craze took over the US this summer, especially among soccer-loving Latinos. We took to the streets to ask Latinos what countries they're rooting for this World Cup. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:45:00 +0000 editor 47539 at Sabiduría: Sangre Fuerte Sometimes, if you want to win, you gotta bluff. Latino USA's Senior Editor, Leda Hartman, shares her aunt's story of pretending with a bit of what she calls "sangre fuerte." Fri, 27 Jun 2014 20:18:00 +0000 editor 47253 at Kidnapped in Caracas Sometimes, pretending can save your life. Reporter Martha Dalton talks to a Venezuelan woman who pretended to be someone else in order to survive an 'express kidnapping' in Caracas. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 20:18:00 +0000 editor 47254 at Who is Gina Chavez? In songwriter Gina Chavez' album Up.Rooted, she explores her Latina identity from the perspective of an outsider carefully making her own way in. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 20:18:00 +0000 editor 47255 at Sabiduría: From the Mouths of Babes... For our "Kids" episode, we took a trip to PS 154 in the South Bronx to get some life lessons from a group of fourth graders. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:16:00 +0000 editor 46923 at Dress for Success? A little over a month ago a high school in North Texas suspended over 150 students for dress code violations. Was this poor timing, right before exams? Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:16:00 +0000 editor 46924 at Reviving Mixteco In Watsonville, Calif., classes are taught in three languages – English, Spanish and Mixteco, an indigenous Mexican language. Without Mixteco books, teachers decided to write one. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:16:00 +0000 editor 46925 at Sabiduría: Japanese-Peruvian Internment The internment of Japanese Americans is a notorious part of U.S. history. But more than 2,000 Latin Americans of Japanese ancestry were also interned here. We meet one survivor. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 22:30:00 +0000 editor 46612 at Zumba for the Community In New York, a free Zumba class helps immigrant women find community in their new home. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 22:30:00 +0000 editor 46613 at Traveling While Brown For people of color, travel can bring all sorts of unexpected experiences, both good and bad. We talk to journalist and author Farai Chideya about how blending in or sticking out can affect travel. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 22:30:00 +0000 editor 46614 at Sabiduría: Nebraska Marty Marty Ramirez was born in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, and grew up working the fields with his family. After college, he organized around Chicano rights. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 21:28:00 +0000 editor 46295 at New Nebraskans Learn English Many immigrant groups helped settle Nebraska. One older woman who comes from a family of Irish immigrants is helping welcome the newest ones, by teaching them English. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 21:28:00 +0000 editor 46296 at Driving Dreamers Nebraska is one of two states in the nation that deny driver's licenses to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Youth — often known as Dreamers. We speak with a group about their struggles. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 21:28:00 +0000 editor 46297 at Sabiduría: A Special Olympics Athlete's Passion David Rodriguez is a 16-year-old Special Olympics athlete who loves to compete. For this week's sabiduría, or words of wisdom, we hear from David and his mother about the joys of winning. Fri, 30 May 2014 22:02:00 +0000 editor 45985 at Flirty Racism: It's a Thing Flirty compliments often come off as racial micro-aggressions. Latino USA producer Camilo Vargas and VICE writer Rula Al-Nasrawi look at 'flirty racism' in the streets of New York City. Fri, 30 May 2014 22:02:00 +0000 editor 45986 at Detainee Hunger Strikes Undocumented immigrants have been on hunger strike at the Northwest Detention Center in Washington state to protest poor conditions. Ryan Katz reports from inside the detention center. Fri, 30 May 2014 22:02:00 +0000 editor 45987 at Bad Stats What happens when media misinterprets statistics? EthniFacts' Guy Garcia and Latino USA's senior producer, A.C. Valdez, break it down. Fri, 23 May 2014 22:33:00 +0000 editor 45686 at Sabiduría: How Cosby Helped For this week's sabiduría, Latino USA producer Daisy Rosario and Bill Cosby talk about their shared experiences with family and learning. Fri, 23 May 2014 22:33:00 +0000 editor 45684 at A TV Diversity Report Card Latino USA producer Daisy Rosario grades the big TV networks on which ones got diversity right and wrong this season. Fri, 23 May 2014 22:33:00 +0000 editor 45685 at A Mexican Nascar Star When you think Mexico, you think NASCAR, right? Nope, didn't think so. But one driver's trying to change that. Germán Quiroga gives us some words of wisdom. Fri, 16 May 2014 19:28:00 +0000 editor 45330 at Las Luchadoras Lucha Libre, or wrestling, is a national pastime in Mexico. But these days, its stars are just as likely to be women as men. Fri, 16 May 2014 19:28:00 +0000 editor 45331 at The Rolezinhos In Brazil, poor youth have started to meet in upscale shopping malls to socialize. These gatherings have become flash points in the lead-up to the World Cup. Fri, 16 May 2014 19:28:00 +0000 editor 45332 at Zorro: America's First Superhero The creator of Zorro based the character on several real life Spanish and Mexican outlaws who operated in the West. But the masked hero went on to influence America's superheroes — Batman for one. Fri, 09 May 2014 16:34:00 +0000 editor 44997 at Why Latino History Matters Historian Felipe Fernandez-Armesto explains why the United States needs to embrace its history as a Latin American nation. Then, back to Laredo for what our country's Latino future might look like. Fri, 02 May 2014 18:32:00 +0000 editor 44694 at Making Hispanics Before the 1980's, people of Latin American origin were classified as white. Author Cristina Mora tells Latino USA how the Census Bureau, activists and Univision created the Hispanic category. Fri, 02 May 2014 18:32:00 +0000 editor 44695 at