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Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

The politics of American history

*Which great America is Trump talking about? The same one Michelle Obama mentioned, when slaves built mansions? Or the one Eva Longoria spoke of, of Texas-Mexicanos nine generations past? VL By Aaron Sanchez, Commentary & Cuentos (6 minute read) History is a frustrating thing.  Most have learned that history is a certainty, a fact, a

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

Hollywood is missing a big opportunity with Latinos

*There’s an incongruity when Latinos are 1/4 of the nation’s moviegoers and big industry executives say that Latinos are driving retail sales but Latinos are almost invisible in the entertainment industry. It’s called show business for a...

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Eva Longoria’s Production Company Developing Show Based on the Castro Twins for ABC

*I’m torn. It’s great, but really? It’s flattering-ish I guess, because it feels like grandma’s hanging a picture of the Castro twins next to the picture of the Pope in her living room, while the cantina down...

Friday, June 12th, 2015

Eva Longoria criticized by Latino group for ‘exploiting’ community’s culture in new low rider movie

*Storytelling is an integral part of the U.S. Latino narrative. It’s important that Latinos own their stories and tell them in their own way, even though we don’t always agree on how the stories should be told....

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Eva Longoria production brings back Mexican myth ‘La Llorona’

*Another EvaLongoria production. This one a series about Mexican Myths and legends. She’s been busy … VL By Jessica Lucia Roiz, Voxxi It seems as if Mexican-American Hollywood starlet Eva Longoria is in the Halloween spirit with...

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Eva Longoria to Produce Show Based on Life of Twin Politicos, Julian & Joaquin Castro

*The new TV program is loosely inspired by Julian and Joaquin Castro. The key word is loosely. How does that work? Any slight insinuation about the Castro twins is gong to be taken as a full-on depiction...

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

RNC: Eva Longoria’s Latino Initiative Is A Democratic Front Group

*Instead of attacking the Latino Victory Project because if its partisanship, the RNC may want to start a Latino political fund of its own. It could be a fund that backs Latino Republican candidates who mirror the...

Monday, April 21st, 2014

Can Eva Longoria Help Kickstart The 2016 Hispanic Vote?

*Giovanni Rodriguez asks a series of important questions in this article, and he provides a different nomenclature that could help us approach the Latino vote “problem” in a refreshing way. He says the Latino community is a...

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Latina Mothers Play Key Role in Daughters’ Education

By Hispanically Speaking News Latino mothers play a decisive role in how their daughters fare at school, experts said during a panel discussion of a new report. Taking part in the meeting were University of California President...

Monday, November 11th, 2013

Eva Longoria’s political ambition

By Bang Showbiz, Eva Longoria wants to move into politics. A source said: ”Eva wants to start small, maybe on a city council in her native Texas, or as mayor of San Antonio or Corpus Christi. Her...

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

Eva Longoria producing a new sex therapist comedy series

By Juliana Barrera, Voxxi The former Desperate Housewives star will executive produce the sitcom inspired by real-life sex and relationships therapist Laura Berman, said Deadline. As yet untitled, the show will follow the therapist and her patients...

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

‘Devious Maids’ gets a second season on Lifetime

By David Wiegand, SF Gate Lifetime has renewed “Devious Maids,” the sudsy Sunday night show about Latina maids created by “Desperate Housewives” mastermind Marc Cherry, based on a popular telenovela,  and produced by Eva Longoria, among others. Although criticized by some members...

Friday, July 19th, 2013

Mexicans Ain’t White: The Gus Garcia Story

By Tony Diaz, El Librotraficante Spoiler alert: The life of Civil Rights lawyer Gus Garcia doesn’t have a happy ending, but the true story of our people lies between the echo of the gavel at the Supreme...

Monday, June 24th, 2013

‘Devious Maids’ Criticized For Portraying And Promoting Latino Stereotypes

By Maria G. Valdez, Latin Times “Devious Maids,” Lifetime’s new comedy-drama, hasn’t even premiered and is already creating a lot of controversy. The show, created by “Desperate Housewives” Marc Cherry, and co-produced by Eva Longoria, doesn’t premiere until this Sunday,...

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