Articles By Yara Simón

June 21, 2017

Iconic 1971 Pilsen Mural Honoring Mexican Heroes Is Latest Victim of Gentrification

June 21, 2017

Arizona Court Takes Away In-State Tuition for DACA Students, Leaving Many Futures Up in the Air

June 20, 2017

In Enlightening Conversation, Junot Díaz & Toni Morrison Discuss Writing About the Black Diaspora

June 17, 2017

Fight Over Mexican-American Studies Ban Is Back, But So Is Arizona's Beloved Banned Book Smuggler

June 16, 2017

In This LA Exhibit, Queer Latinx Artists Show There’s More Than One Way to Be an Empowered QTPOC

June 15, 2017

Alejandro G. Iñárritu's Virtual Reality Installation on Undocumented Immigrants Is Opening in LA

June 15, 2017

ICE Detained This Undocumented Immigrant Days Before His High School Graduation

June 14, 2017

Mexican Politician Accused of Plagiarizing a Frank Underwood Speech From 'House of Cards'

June 13, 2017

Miles Morales Popped Up In This 'Spider-Man' Video Game & People Are So Hyped

June 12, 2017

This Podcast Explores the Last 20 Years of Our Broken Immigration System

June 12, 2017

Meet Red Locust, the Marvel Superheroine Based on El Chapulín Colorado

June 5, 2017

Amid Venezuela's Escalating Protests, This 23-Year-Old Violinist Has Become a Symbol of Hope

June 5, 2017

How George Pérez's 1986 'Wonder Woman' Reboot Inspired the 2017 Film

June 5, 2017

This Dad Brought Back the Cutest First Grade Memento for His Son's High School Graduation

June 2, 2017

This DC Food Festival Will Show You Why Peruvian Cuisine Keeps Winning the Industry's Biggest Awards

June 2, 2017

Oscar López Rivera Won't Be PR Day Parade Guest of Honor After Sponsors Pull Out

June 1, 2017

A Look Inside One of the Country's Only Afro-Latin American Anthropology College Courses

June 1, 2017

Diego Luna on Central American Refugee Crisis: "I'm So Ashamed of My Government's Hypocrisy"

June 1, 2017

This Man Created the 'Aztec of the City' Comic to Give Mexican Americans the Superhero They Deserve

May 31, 2017

The Amazing Mariachi Show at Cannes Was Masterminded by Salma Hayek

May 30, 2017

This 70-Year-Old Peruvian PhD Grad Proved It's Never Too Late to Make Your Dreams Come True

May 27, 2017

Hope, Determination and Courage: 7 Inspiring Stories From First-Generation Latino Graduates

May 26, 2017

After a Long Career in Nursing, 80-Year-Old Mexican Woman Receives Law Degree

May 25, 2017

This Twitter Account Shows the Rarely Seen Side of Central American Culture

May 24, 2017

25 Inspiring Grad Caps That Honor the Sacrifices of Immigrant Parents

May 23, 2017

How UC Berkeley & UMass Organized Their First Graduations for Undocumented Students

May 23, 2017

This USC Student Put Actual Pupusas on Her Grad Cap And We're Very Here For It

May 22, 2017

In New ‘OITNB’ Promo, Maritza & Flaca Re-Enact the ‘Maldita Lisiada’ Scene for Itati Cantoral

May 22, 2017

This Student Org Wants to Ease the Financial Burden of Law School for Undocumented Immigrants

May 22, 2017

This 'Rogue One' Prequel Will Turn Diego Luna Into a Comic Book Hero

May 18, 2017

Danny Trejo's New Shop Created a Donut Version of Nachos

May 16, 2017

Valfré Accuses Forever 21 of Stealing Her Designs & the Evidence Is Pretty Damning

May 15, 2017

This Photo Series Highlights Chicanas Who Are Proud to Be Malditas

May 12, 2017

How Texas Activists Plan to Dismantle Anti-Immigrant Bill SB 4 Before It Goes Into Effect

May 12, 2017

Disney Has Unveiled Lightsaber Churros for the Sith and Jedi Within Us

May 11, 2017

This Mother's Day, Activists Want Us to Talk About Divisive Topics With Our Loved Ones

May 9, 2017

This Small Border Town Is Suing Texas for Enacting Controversial Anti-Immigrant Bill SB 4

May 5, 2017

With Recipes For Tajín Peeps & Mole Wings, Chicano Eats Isn't Your Basic Food Blog

May 4, 2017

With #VetsFightHate, US Veterans Are Responding to Xenophobic Tweets With Pro-Immigrant Messages

May 4, 2017

Cheech Marin's Massive Chicano Art Collection May Have Found a Permanent Home at This SoCal Museum

May 3, 2017

For the First Time in 16 Years, the President Won't Host a Cinco de Mayo Celebration

May 3, 2017

This 17-Year-Old Mexican-American Student Was Accepted to 18 Prestigious Universities

May 2, 2017

Texas Activists Arrested After Staging 9-Hour Sit-In to Protest Anti-Immigrant Bill

May 1, 2017

30 Powerful Images & Videos From This Year's May Day Protests You Need to See

May 1, 2017

Residente Joins the Paro Nacional, As Puerto Ricans Seek Answers About $73B Debt

April 28, 2017

These 7 Young Musical Prodigies Are So Adorable We Almost Can't Handle It

April 28, 2017

Everyone Is Freaking Out Over This Starbucks-Inspired Unicorn Elote

April 27, 2017

On Alien Day, People Trolled Anti-Immigrant Hotline Complaining About ET & Other "Illegal Aliens"

April 27, 2017

Beyond Presidente & Victoria: 9 Latin American Craft Breweries You Need to Try

April 27, 2017

Ahead of May 1 Strikes in PR, This Poet Wants to Take the Power of Puñeta From Sports to Activism

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