Standing against a resurgent fascism is our responsibility.
Honduras has taken another small step toward gaining its sovereignty.
By Nyki Salinas-Duda on August 15, 2014
Gran Om is finally bringing his propaganda-style poster art to Chicago
By Nyki Salinas-Duda on August 12, 2014
U.S. opinion has proved, perhaps predictably, split. And despite the fact that Latinos as a demographic group are becoming more progressive, only 22 percent of both Latinos and white people believe Israel is using excessive force in this latest conflict.
Despite all the rhetoric we spew about solidarity, about supporting other communities of color, according to the survey, most Latinos side with Israel.
“Bridges are disappearing in terms of cultural identities and gene pools.” -Director Ricardo Gutiérrez
By Nyki Salinas-Duda on May 9, 2014
El Incas is a ballsy production even today, as Latino attitudes are shifting, though a major generational and/or cultural gulf continues to separate acceptance from hate.
By Nyki Salinas-Duda on April 18, 2014
Hey, Latinas have body issues too. But why should that determine how we feel about ourselves—or what type of partner we can nab?
Nyki steps up to review not only the film, but the role of women in today’s society.
“Mexican director Aarón Fernández Lesur whispers in our ear that it’s this tireless boredom that propels the mesmerizing moments, the very ones that punctuate our banality.”
By Nyki Salinas-Duda on February 28, 2014
All the U.S. needs is an excuse to intervene in Venezuela. Do we really want to give them the pretext they’re looking for?
By Nyki Salinas-Duda on February 24, 2014
Hollywood has a penchant for turning working class issues into hero-worship fodder. Will we see more of the same with Antonio Banderas in The 33?
By Nyki Salinas-Duda on February 18, 2014
Chile’s student movement is likely to plow forward on the path to free education once classes resume–whether president-elect Michelle Bachelet likes it or not. Chilean university students have spent the last ninety days in the steamy haze of a Southern Cone summer. And they’ve got another month and a half to go to lounge on […]