In The News
Jul 2, 2015
Feminist Majority Foundation board member and lifelong feminist activist Dolores Huerta was honored by the National Portrait Gallery last night as the first Latina person to have a featured exhibition at the museum.
May 20, 2015
El futuro Museo Nacional del Estadounidense Latino, que se construiría en Washington como parte de la red de la Institución Smithsonian, necesita recaudar tres millones de dólares para avanzar con el proyecto.
Sep 6, 2014
Orange County Register
The House bill has 15 co-sponsors, eight of them Republicans, including Californian Jeff Denham. Democratic co-sponsors from California include Reps. Judy Chu and Lucille Roybal-Allard. Still, Republicans control the House, and the more of them Becerra can get on board, the more likely the bill will come to the floor for a vote.
Apr 30, 2014
La Voz Houston
Como parte de ella, fueron premiadas tres personalidades de la ciudad
Apr 25, 2014
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Joins Celebration of Houston Leaders Committed to American Latino History, Arts and Culture
Mar 16, 2014
Mar 11, 2014
If historic United Farm Workers of America organizer César Chávez had access to Twitter and other online organizing platforms, what would he have tweeted?
Mar 7, 2014
San Antonio Express News
Mar 6, 2014
There's something vital missing from the National Mall in our nation's capital -- the official recognition of Latino Americans.
Jan 13, 2014
Dec 7, 2013
Southern California Public Radio, 89.3 KPCC
For something that doesn’t even exist, the National Museum of the American Latino sure is popular.
Nov 4, 2013
Oct 17, 2013
Las peleas políticas en el Congreso han retrasado el progreso del proyecto
Aug 20, 2013
Lawmakers have reintroduced legislation that would create a national museum at the Smithsonian dedicated to the history of U.S. Hispanics, and an advocacy group is pushing Congress to pass the bill this year.
Aug 1, 2013
“We want America to see who we are,” Becerra said. “But if we’re going to be housed in the dark recesses of some storage container because there’s not enough room for all that, that’s not enough.”
Aug 1, 2013
Los Angeles Times
Backers of national museum on Latino history call on Congress to act