The Smithsonian American Art Museum is showing works by 72 U.S. Hispanic artists, hoping to showcase talent that has long been considered isolated and alien.
A national Latino American history museum would be created in one of the oldest buildings on the National Mall under legislation lawmakers have reintroduced, and an advocacy group on Wednesday urged Congress to pass the bill this year.
Congressman Elijah Cummings tackles immigration reform in front of members of the state’s largest Latino organization.
The pope’s election carries a huge significance to members of Maryland’s Latino community.
In a twist to notions of race identity, new 2010 census figures show an unexpected reason behind a renewed growth in the U.S. white population: more Hispanics listing themselves as white in the once-a-decade government count.
A Latino civil-rights group says a Salvadoran woman who alleges race discrimination by two Frederick County sheriff’s deputies is due to be deported before her federal case is resolved.
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is endorsing a federal commission’s call to build a national museum devoted to American Latino art, history and culture next to the Capitol as part of the Smithsonian Institution.