Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Non-Latinos Buy Into Stereotypes About Hispanic Americans + Is Sofía Vergara's "Gloria" To Blame For Her Third Consecutive Emmy Loss?

"Large and surprising shares of non-Latino Americans embrace and fully believe a whole host of stereotypes that, in their minds, render the nation’s growing Latino population a community of universally hard-working, honest family-oriented immigrants who are largely living and working in the country illegally with their oversized families, limited education and the help of welfare, according to a study released Wednesday."
Read the rest of this blog in The Huffington Post which references a study by the National Hispanic Media Coalition and the independent polling firm Latino Decisions by clicking here.

Sofía Vergara
In a somewhat related blog entry, check out this blog by Carolina Moreno in The Huffington Post about whether Sofía Vergara's third consecutive loss at the Emmys could be attributed to the character she plays (Gloria Delgado-Pritchett, who has been described as "ditzy," "sexy" and trophy wife") in ABC's hit, award-winning series "Modern Family" by clicking here.

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