Hispanic Heritage Month 2019Action.News ABC Action News Santa Barbara Calgary WestNet-HD Weather Traffic

Home WestNet.ca WebMail


Updated: 9th November 2019 13:18Hispanic Heritage Month 2019

This Hispanic Heritage Month, HuffPost is celebrating the diversity within the Hispanic and Latinx communities and the voices that exemplify the pride in our culture. Our coverage this month seeks to identify the cultural nuances of being Latinx or Hispanic in the United States and highlight the work of our people who have been the voices of our community and make us proud. ¡Pa’lante!

“You’re probably not going to get the role because they want someone who looks more Latina."
This “Jane the Virgin” star talks about what it’s like to relive her family’s deportation when she watches the news.
Straight wisdom from Tiffany Cabán, Jessica Cisneros and other Latinas in politics.

Un movimiento nuevo pretende revolucionar un sistema partidario que gira en torno a la relación entre la isla y los EEUU
"If I don’t see it out there and I know in my heart and my soul that I belong here ... I have to be that change."
Undocumented professionals in education, activism and STEM share how uncertain futures shape their career ambitions.
The author reflects on Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rican politics and how she stays connected to her culture miles away.
Santurce, a Puerto Rican neighborhood, is home to a thriving LGBTQ community that’s being uplifted by grassroots orgs.
Sin estos pioneros y sus ideas revolucionarias, el mundo no sería lo que es hoy.
We asked readers to share their favorite pictures of their grandparents and parents.
The ads urge the community to “STAND WITH PRESIDENT TRUMP" as his critics speak out against his history of xenophobic rhetoric.
"We don’t have a diversity problem; we actually have an inclusion crisis."
Ultimately, the Latino community understands who is the real target of these policies.
The formation of dense communities of immigrants throughout the U.S. is not unique to our time period - heck, I think everyone's
Instead, Pruitt's actions have focused on making it easier for large companies to pollute. He opposes basic protections for
The author of The Wealth of Nations, Adam Smith also wrote a book called The Theory of Moral Sentiments. In it, he writes
No doubt, things will get worse before they get better. We should expect that after the inauguration, the new administration