Philadelphia Film Festival kicks off today with a Latin flair in English and Spanish

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“Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance”, by Mexican director Alejandro González Iñárritu, will be the headliner tonight while the festival that runs until Oct. 26 also features a category for Spanish language stories for the first time

Police officer threatens to kill immigrant on video

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A video published online by activist Erika Andiola is causing a stir for showing a police officer threatening to kill an immigrant during a routin

Policía amenaza de muerte a inmigrante en video

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Un video publicado en YouTube por la activista Erika Andiola ha causado indignación entre la comunidad latina ya que muestra a un agente de policí

Philly students: SRC's Simms said, ‘You belong in jail’

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Philadelphia students protesting a movie showing of ""Won't Back Down" said that School Reform Commissioner Sylvia Simms told them that they go to failing schools and belong in jail.

Los latinos aún enfrentan barreras en la lucha contra el SIDA

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Organizations and public health advocates around the country are recognizing National Latino AIDS Awareness Day and the challenges that Latinos still face when it comes to HIV education and treatment.

Will the Philadelphia Catholic Church follow synod’s lead?

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A change in the Church’s language doesn’t signal a change in the Church’s doctrine, of course, but it signals something of almost equal importance — an opening (at the highest reaches) to dialogue.

En la academia más vale pájaro en mano que ciento volando

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Aunque tiesos, con la mirada vacía y sin vida, cada uno de los miembros de la colección de aves, que forman parte de la Academia de Ciencias Natur

Apple and Facebook want to freeze your eggs

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If Apple and Facebook are serious about attracting and sustaining female workers in tech, the companies will have to do more than pay for women to have their eggs frozen.

Michelle Obama rallies for Tom Wolf in Philly

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First Lady Michelle Obama was the highly anticipated speaker at a campaign rally this morning for gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf. Obama and other supporters urged citizens to vote.

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Artista mexicano vuelve al Museo de Arte para estrenar su segunda película

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El artista visual mexicano Carlos Amorales realizará el estreno estadounidense de su segunda película “El hombre que hizo todas las cosas prohibid

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