Amidst Celebration, a Reminder of the Long Road Ahead

  The 2013 American Music Awards, hosted by past ALMA winner and performer Pitbull this past weekend, was undoubtedly a special night enriched with Latin flavor.  The 41st annual ceremony included a tribute performance by past ALMA honoree, Jennifer Lopez, to the Queen...
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Pitbull to host the 2013 American Music Awards!

  By Jessica Mayorga   We've been researching this over at the NCLR ALMA Awards headquarters, and based on our findings it appears that this Sunday Pitbull will make history as the first Latino host of the American Music Awards!  He will certainly also be the...
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Calling All Independent Writers, Directors and Producers!

  By Chantal Portillo   NUVOtv is accepting submissions for its first independent film showcase, Nu Point of View: The Emerging Latino Filmmakers.   The first English language network for today’s modern Latinos is embarking on a search for the next group of...
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The Graduates/Los Graduados

by Bernardo Ruiz, Director and Executive Producer   Many of us have heard the statement that Latinos are the youngest and fastest growing group of Americans. Yet all too often, this community is misrepresented—if represented at all. And rarely do we get to hear from...
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Made in L.A.: A Tale of Courageous Latina Workers

  By Patricia Foxen, Deputy Director of Research for the National Council of La Raza     A few years ago I had the privilege of meeting Almudena Carracedo, the director and co-producer of the documentary Made in L.A., at a conference on low-wage women workers. Her...
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What did you think of the 2013 NCLR ALMA Awards?

So what did you think?  Last Friday the 2013 NCLR ALMA Awards® aired live on MSNBC for the first time since its inception.  It was an amazing night for Latinos in entertainment and an inspirational, touching experience for all of us who worked on the show.  ...
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United Through Service: Kappa Delta Chi Sorority, Inc.

  The 2013 NCLR ALMA Awards will be honoring individuals who have demonstrated a commitment to service, social causes, and philanthropy. Our honorees truly encapsulate what it means to use their star power for good and to give back to their communities. As part of the ALMA...
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EVA LONGORIA & MARIO LOPEZ TO CO-HOST THE “2013 NCLR ALMA AWARDS®”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                        September 18,...
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Interact with YOUR Favorite Stars at the NCLR ALMA Awards!

Guest Post by Jessica Molina   For the first time in the history of NCLR’s ALMA Awards, the show will air LIVE on MSNBC! As the winner of the 2013 NCLR ALMA Awards Red Carpet Fashion Correspondent Contest, I’ll have the honor of interviewing today’s hottest...
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BE A PART OF THE 2013 NCLR ALMA AWARDS®

As part of a special segment of this year’s show entitled “I am American,” NCLR will be collecting photos of Affiliates, friends, ALMA followers and other Latinos from throughout the nation who are an important part of the fabric of American culture. During this...
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