A 2015 Columbia University media study, co-commissioned by NHFA found that between 2000 and 2013, among the top 10 highest-grossing films annually, lead roles for Latinos dropped by half, from 2.8 percent to 1.4 percent. The percentages of Latino writers and producers were at 2 percent and 6 percent, respectively. According to the U.S. Census, Latinos comprise 17 percent of the nation’s population. At the same time, both USC and UCLA issued reports this week emphasizing that audiences crave diverse content.
We need policies that will increase those numbers, not decrease them in a time when our society is advancing toward a majority people of color [...]
The recent refugee crisis is straining the entire world, not just the EU. American cowardly announces it will take 10,000 when Germany only one of the EU countries is taking 800,000. Did you know that Germany is only 2/3 the size of California and smaller than Texas?
We are seeing the living proof of leaders who are givers or takers, who are inward and outward focused.
Hungry for example, has closed it doors from the beginning, although it did take in about 200,000 refugees in the past. Is this just a leadership mentality and lifestyle or is it an inward value of the people as a whole.
America on the other hand is seen to be split as many are givers and many [...]
Immigration a major news article the past weeks. We want to know what you think so please comment.
Donald Trump said somethings that to many Hispanics were very offending. Today he clarified his position stating that Mexico is sending some people by choice that are bad. Other people that are good people are crossing the border. There are many good Hispanic immigrants that contribute to a great America.
We have Trump who is very outspoken, wants to build a wall, and control the process.
We have many Mexicans, who think that the United States are capitalists, gringos and don’t want the Americans living or doing business in their country.
We have some [...]