Latino http://wlrn.org en How Do You Get Latino Kids Into Classical Music? Bring The Parents http://wlrn.org/post/how-do-you-get-latino-kids-classical-music-bring-parents Outside the concert hall at Occidental College, in Los Angeles' Eagle Rock neighborhood, children are invited to test out the instruments the Santa Cecilia Orchestra will play later. Alexa Media Rodriguez, 8, says she and her family have never before been to an orchestra concert. Tue, 27 May 2014 21:35:00 +0000 Mandalit del Barco 33028 at http://wlrn.org How Do You Get Latino Kids Into Classical Music? Bring The Parents Florida's Insurers Push To Sell Health Coverage To Latinos http://wlrn.org/post/floridas-insurers-push-sell-health-coverage-latinos For all of California's troubles advertising health care to Latinos, that state has embraced the Affordable Care Act and is spending millions of dollars to get people to sign up. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:01:00 +0000 Sammy Mack 28802 at http://wlrn.org Florida's Insurers Push To Sell Health Coverage To Latinos Pew: Most Latinos Can't Name 'Most Important Hispanic Leader' http://wlrn.org/post/pew-most-latinos-cant-name-most-important-hispanic-leader While most Latinos believe it's important for their community to have a national leader, most of them can't pinpoint whom they think that leader is.<p>That's the new finding from <a href="http://www.pewhispanic.org/2013/10/22/three-fourths-of-hispanics-say-their-community-needs-a-leader/">a survey released today by the Pew Research Hispanic Trends Project</a>. Wed, 23 Oct 2013 11:32:01 +0000 Eyder Peralta 22535 at http://wlrn.org Pew: Most Latinos Can't Name 'Most Important Hispanic Leader' Some Of My Best Friends Aren't Black Or Brown Or Asian... http://wlrn.org/post/some-my-best-friends-arent-black-or-brown-or-asian Let's coin a new stereotype right here: <em>Latinos are mad friendly.</em><p>Ninety percent of Latinos said that they are friends with people of a different race, <a href="http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/08/08/us-usa-poll-race-idUSBRE97704320130808">according to new poll from Reuters and Ipsos</a>, making them much more likely than the rest of America to reach across racial lines to make friends.<p><em>'Nine out of 10 Latinos can say, some of my best friends are not-Latino,'</em> my Code Switch teammate Hansi Lo Wang reported recently for NPR's Newscast unit.<p>Only about a quarter of the Tue, 13 Aug 2013 15:27:32 +0000 Gene Demby 18958 at http://wlrn.org Some Of My Best Friends Aren't Black Or Brown Or Asian...