Afro-Latinx

Soccer Player Leaves Field In Tears After Racist Monkey Noises From Rival Fans

— ADVERTISEMENT — Brazilian midfielder, Everton Luiz, left the soccer field in tears after opposition fans jeered him with monkey noises throughout the entire game in Serbia. His team, Partizan Belgrade, won the match 1-0 against FK Rad but I am sure any elation related to the win was killed by the absolutely disgraceful racist …

Soccer Player Leaves Field In Tears After Racist Monkey Noises From Rival Fans Read More »

Afro-Latina Entrepreneur To Fill Literature Void With Bronx’s ONLY Book Store!

Let’s Bring a Goddamn Bookstore to the Bronx! An initiative by The Lit. Bar to bring the ONLY bookstore to a borough of over 1.4 million people. That’s what the Indigogo campaign says, Lit. Bar is the brainchild of Afro-Latinx businesswoman and forward thinking literature fiend Noëlle Santos. She wants to make sure that the …

Afro-Latina Entrepreneur To Fill Literature Void With Bronx’s ONLY Book Store! Read More »

Bruno Mars Says Black People Created ALL American Music!

“When you say ‘black music,’ understand that you are talking about rock, jazz, R&B, reggae, funk, doo-wop, hip-hop, and Motown. Black people created it all. Being Puerto Rican, even salsa music stems back to the Motherland. So, in my world, black music means everything,” “It’s what gives America its swag. I’m a child raised in …

Bruno Mars Says Black People Created ALL American Music! Read More »

Afro-Colombian Human Rights Leader Assassinated

Sad news as it’s been reported that Afro-Colombian human rights activist Emilsen Manyoma is the latest victim of a wave of attacks against human rights defenders in recent months in Colombia. On Tuesday Police confirmed that the bodies of human rights activist Emilsen Manyoma, 32, and her partner Joe Javier Rodallega were found. The pair …

Afro-Colombian Human Rights Leader Assassinated Read More »

Afro-Mexicans are Pushing for Reforms in Mexico

Today you can find 500,000 to 2 million Afro-Mexicans/ Afro-descendants residing in Mexico where Afro-Mexicans have been lobbying for inclusion amongst their countrymen. They explained that they don’t feel discrimination in their towns, but when they travel to other states or the capital of Oaxaca they are looked at differently because they are Afro-Mexican. Although …

Afro-Mexicans are Pushing for Reforms in Mexico Read More »

WATCH >> Every Afro-Latinx Knows Why This Mother’s “La Chancla” Scared Off A Huge Gator!

La Chancla! It’s no suprise that it’s feared by an aligator too! For those readers who are asking, WHAT? Well, every Lantinx person knows what comes when La Chancla is unleased! La Chancla is basically your mothers shoe / slipper. It can come flying from any direction at even the suggestion of a bad word …

WATCH >> Every Afro-Latinx Knows Why This Mother’s “La Chancla” Scared Off A Huge Gator! Read More »

MAKE HIM FAMOUS: 95 Year Old Afro-Colombian Wrote Some Of The Most Iconic Music YET Never Saw A Dime!

A racist music industry, illiteracy meaning he couldn’t register his songs and years of poverty has meant that 95-year-old Magin Diaz has never been able to make it big from the iconic music he has composed. Many of his songs have been recorded by famous artists, artists who became musical ambassadours fro the Latin american …

MAKE HIM FAMOUS: 95 Year Old Afro-Colombian Wrote Some Of The Most Iconic Music YET Never Saw A Dime! Read More »

Rosario Dawson To Play Women’s Rights Activist Donna Hylton

Woman’s rights activist, criminal justic reform advocate, accomplished public speak, and so much more! Donna Hylton is one of those inspiring women that seemingly can do anything. And she reached this point after traumatic events early in her childhood. Now, a biopic based on the life that led her to where she stands today is …

Rosario Dawson To Play Women’s Rights Activist Donna Hylton Read More »

California DOES RIGHT: Releases Statement “must always be – a refuge of justice and opportunity for people of all walks, talks, ages and aspirations”

California overwhelming voted against Donald Trump in the most upsetting election in my living memory and are doing the right thing, sticking by their guns and their peoples. They released a statement that you must read in full. Rather than explaining it, we’ve included the full statement in English and Spanish below. Statement on the …

California DOES RIGHT: Releases Statement “must always be – a refuge of justice and opportunity for people of all walks, talks, ages and aspirations” Read More »

Afro-Mexican Pageant Queen Shakes Up Beauty Standards And Stands For Her Community

Have you heard of Samantha Leyva, she is an Afro-Mexican pageant queen. Her position has helped the black citizens of Mexico feel more valid and visible. Samantha’s ideals are also very positive for her community. Just jumping to Facebook you’ll see she has described herself as “Nurse by profession and proud Afro-Mexican. #BlackLivesMatter.” Atlanta Black …

Afro-Mexican Pageant Queen Shakes Up Beauty Standards And Stands For Her Community Read More »