Tag Archives: hispanic

  • The ANA Hosts Multicultural Marketing & Diversity Conference

    Nov 18, 14 by LaRita "Jazzy Rita" Shelby Leave a comment

    *iHeart Media was the presenting sponsor for the ANA/Association of National Advertisers‘ annual Multicultural Marketing and Diversity Conference, Nov. 9-11th at the lovely Fountaine Bleau Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida. The resort styled historic hotel was host to executives from major corporations and brands who convened for a three day conference designed to explore the diverse cultures […]

  • Organization Attempts to ‘Drive a Wedge Between Gays and Blacks’

    Apr 9, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *The leading national organization opposing same-sex marriage has sought to split the Democratic Party base by pitting African-Americans and Hispanics against gay-rights groups, according to confidential strategy memos made public by court officials in Maine. “The strategic goal of this project is to drive a wedge between gays and blacks – two key Democratic constituencies,” […]

  • New Census Data Shows Black Population Growing; but Hispanics and Asians Soaring

    Oct 6, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Here is the way the Census Bureau summarizes the nation’s population trends in a report released last week: “The number of Hispanics and Asians is soaring, the number of blacks is growing slowly and whites are almost at a standstill.” As far as blacks are concerned, the report showed that over the past 10 years, […]

  • Racial Tensions Sparked by Gang Rape of 11-Year-Old Hispanic Girl by (At Least) 18 Black Males

    Mar 11, 11 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *The alleged gang rape of an 11-year-old girl by at least 18 boys and young men has sparked shame and outrage in a tiny Texas town, but it has also stirred racial tensions that threaten to split the East Texas hamlet. All of the defendants arrested are African-American and the girl is Hispanic. The hardscrabble […]

  • Lakers and NBA Detail Outreach to Latino Market

    Feb 16, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *On Monday the team announced a 20-year agreement with Time Warner Cable to create the nation’s first Spanish-language regional sports network, with the Lakers as its centerpiece, starting with the 2012-13 season. The groundbreaking partnership is just the latest in a series of efforts by the Lakers and the NBA as they reach out to […]

  • Study Finds Child Poverty Reaching 20-Year High

    Jun 17, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *According to the annual report from the Foundation for Child Development, more than 20 percent of all American children live below the government’s official poverty line. The figure stands at its highest level in 20 years and translates into 15.6 million children living in poverty. The report, entitled 2010 Child and Youth Well-Being Index, asserts […]