“When people think about Latinos they often imagine East Los Angeles, Boyle Heights. They imagine a world of gangsters and cholos. Of stereotypes,”
A story about the interview was originaly published in The Huffington Post Latino Voices, here.
It took place in the White House, on , 09/28/2011, as part of the Hispanic Heritage Month.
The Morenos are a tight-knit, fervently Catholic Latino family, full of traditional customs and rituals. Having two kids coming out as gay was not easy. “It hurts, it still hurts,” said Olga Moreno, the mother. “Just because you have one does not make the second one any easier. You go through the same thing again,” she explained in the video.
31/12/2012 GOP pitch for Latino vote makes no sense, but Obama’s deportation record doesn’t help. After the Florida primary, Cenk talks to Gabriel Lerner from Huffington Post about the Latino vote in 2012.
On September 29th., 2010, and together with Patt Morrison, I moderated the debate between Senate candidates Barbara Boxer, the Democratic incumbent, and her challenger, republican Carly Fiorina. This is a short interview by KPCC’s Frank Stoltze after the debate.
Full transcript of the Wednesday, September 29, 2010 debate between Democratic Senator Barbara Boxer and Republican Carly Fiorina. Moderators: Patt Morrison and Gabriel Lerner.