Adrian Florido appears in the following:
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
When Melissa Adams and her sister were growing up in Lynwood, near Compton, Calif., their black father and Mexican mother taught them to be proud of all aspects of their identity: They were black, and they were Mexican.
At home, that came easy. Publicly, it was harder. Consider the time ...
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Thursday's raucous GOP presidential debate, with its heated rhetoric around the issue of immigration, highlighted some of the challenges Republican Party faces in reaching Latino voters. That was also clear earlier in the week, when Republicans delivered two responses to President Obama's State of the Union address: one ...
Wednesday, January 06, 2016
At Code Switch, we like movies. We like to talk about movies. (Apologies to the newscast folks who have to sit near us.) Recently, we got into this big discussion about movies we watched over and over again growing up — not just because they're good, but also because, in ...
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Not long ago, Kathleen Franz was sifting through the archives at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History. Franz is a curator there, and she was working on an exhibit about the history of American advertising.
Specifically, she was looking for items that would help her show the contributions ...
Monday, November 30, 2015
Millenials of color — even highly educated ones — are finding it hard to get ahead and build wealth. But why?
In the current issue of Washington Monthly, reporter Mel Jones dives into why the racial wealth gap persists for a generation of young black and brown Americans who've ...
Saturday, November 14, 2015
After a turbulent week spurred by racial tensions at the University of Missouri, students are reflecting and thinking about what changes they hope for next on campus.
Friday, November 13, 2015
After anonymous threats targeting black students at the University of Missouri were posted online Tuesday evening, saying things like, "I'm going to shoot any black people tomorrow, so be ready," the fear on campus grew quickly.
Some black students were so scared that they left their dorms to stay ...
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Friday, November 06, 2015
Wednesday, November 04, 2015
Tuesday, September 08, 2015
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump repeatedly referred to "criminal aliens" and "illegal aliens" in the immigration plan he released on Sunday. "Alien," and especially "illegal alien," have become such staples in the vocabulary of conservative pundits and politicians that many immigrant rights advocates now reject those terms as ...