Brenda Salinas appears in the following:
Saturday, March 19, 2016
Saturday, March 12, 2016
Monday, November 16, 2015
San Antonio is one of the country's emerging tech hubs. It's also home to a rich culinary scene. Now city officials are trying to bring both communities together through a program called Break Fast and Launch.
The program pairs emerging food entrepreneurs with technology mentors who teach them business. ...
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Sunday, November 09, 2014
Most reviews of the CW's Jane The Virgin mention that it was loosely adapted from a Venezuelan telenovela called Juana La Virgen. Then they predictably misrepresent a telenovela as a Latin American soap opera.
True, telenovelas and soap operas are daily shows targeted toward child-bearing women. They also tend to ...
Sunday, July 06, 2014
If you've danced to an Afrobeat-heavy pop song, dipped hummus, sipped coconut water, participated in a Desi-inspired color run or sported a henna tattoo, then you've Columbused something.
Columbusing is when you "discover" something that's existed forever. Just that it's existed outside your own culture, nationality, ...
Thursday, June 26, 2014
I would never have imagined that my immigrant mom, a Spanish teacher, a proud mexicana, would be cheering for Team USA in the World Cup. A few days ago I overheard her talking to my tía on the phone. She told her sister, "Isn't it great that the American team ...
Sunday, July 21, 2013
When a young Indian-American woman walked into the funky L.A. jewelry boutique Tarina Tarantino, store manager Lauren Twisselman thought she was just like any other customer. She didn't realize the woman was actress and writer Mindy Kaling.
"I hadn't watched The Office," Twisselman says. Kaling both wrote and ...
Thursday, July 11, 2013
Despite the fact that it's been generating a lot of buzz, Devious Maids is just not that interesting. Five Latina maids — is it a landmark for Latina actresses or another example of how the media stereotype Latinos? Either way, the relationship between hypersexualized domestic workers and their pretentious employers ...
Thursday, June 27, 2013
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Friday, June 07, 2013
Basketball fans were surprised to see a commercial for the NBA's new fashion blog during the play-offs. The commercial showed a man in a green suit checking up on NBA players' outfits on his phone while getting measured by a tailor. The site was launched six weeks ago in ...
Tuesday, June 04, 2013
As thermometers start to creep up toward the triple digits, office menswear starts getting casual. It makes sense; having a thick ribbon tied around your neck in the sweltering heat is, by all accounts, a revolting experience.
Our very unscientific polling of the NPR newsroom revealed only 8 percent of ...
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
More than 30 million Americans experience significant hearing loss, but only a third of them get hearing aids.
There are a lot of reasons why someone who needs a hearing aid won't get one: Some think their hearing loss is not that bad, others are too embarrassed to use them, ...