Spanishlanguage

Learning To Spot Fake News: Start With A Gut Check

Which of these statements seems more trustworthy to you?<p>1) Americans are drowning in a tsunami of ignorance! There is a conspiracy at the highest levels to replace all knowledge with propaganda and disinformation.<p>2) A recent Stanford University report found that more than 80 percent of middle …

News (U.S.)

#MeToo hashtag network visualization

Extraordinary network graph of #MeToo shows a massive online movement, demonstrating the pervasiveness of sexual harassment and assault.<p>The Me Too …

Feminism

What Is ‘Fe de etarras’? What You Need To Know About Netflix’s New Spanish Language Film

As Netflix increases their spending on original series and movies, the streaming platform is spreading the wealth all around the globe by investing …

Entertainment

Sharks Add Spanish Language Broadcast on Hispanic Heritage Night on 10/14

<b>SAN JOSE -</b> The San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) announced today that the Sat., Oct. 14 game will include a Spanish language broadcast feed as part of …

Ice Hockey

¡Come Bien! Eat Right! - Lesson Plan | Smithsonian Folkways Magazine

Summary:<p><b>¡Come Bien! Eat Right!</b> is a charming, educational bilingual collection of 36 songs (19 each in Spanish and English) and activities promoting …

Smithsonian

Jessie Ware Recorded a Spanish Language Version of "Selfish Love"

"Egoísta" shows an even more languorous side to the track.<p>Jessie Ware recently shared details of her third album <i>Glasshouse</i>. It's due for release on October 20, and she's so far put out three songs from the album, "Midnight," "Selfish Love," and "Alone." On the whole, they sound like how sun on your …

Language

The Catalan and Spanish language issue, from the comments

There are many issues to this Catalan predicamentBob has been providing arguments to a more nuanced view. He has said that “Spanish is not all that …

Language

Lyft adds 24/7 live driver phone support

Lyft has added a few new driver-centric features to its app today, some of which are direct answers to things implemented by rival Uber as part of its ‘180 days of change’ campaign. Lyft’s new features include 24/7 live phone support accessible to drivers via the app, for instance, and it’s …

Uber

You Say Hola, I Say Alo: Hispanic Terminology Best Practices

Hispanic Heritage Month is around the corner and with it comes an influx of brands trying to connect to the ever-growing, digitally savvy purchasing …

Language

OU Adds Spanish Audio Option for Football Season

<b>NORMAN</b> � For the first time, the University of Oklahoma will offer a Spanish audio broadcast of all of its football games for an entire season. The …

Oklahoma Sooners

Spain announces bid to preserve the Judeo-Spanish language — in Israel

Spain’s leading authority on the Spanish language is to establish a special branch in Israel that will work to preserve Ladino — the language of …

Spain

How Speaking from Day One Helped Me Conquer Love and The Spanish Language

When you think back five years ago, did you ever think that you would be where you are now? Maybe so, maybe not. However, I most certainly didn’t. …

Language Learning

Despacito: The UnBeliebable Explosion of a Bilingual Song

The fusion of a ballad/pop singer with the king of reggaeton and a little "Beliebing" has lead to the biggest song of the summer and possibly one of the biggest songs in a long time.<p>Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” Remix featuring Justin Bieber is currently the top song in the country. The …

Entertainment

Living in Spain - An Expat's Guide to What It's Really Like

<i>After three months in Southeast Asia, we’re now back at home in Granada, Spain. I can’t believe it’s been more than 7 years since we first moved to</i> …

Spain

12 signs you have cracked the Spanish language

1. When no matter what somebody says, whether it be good or bad, it is never feels wrong to throw in a <i>claro</i> or a couple of <i>vale</i>s whenever an …

Language

What You Need To Know About the Spanish Language

Do you want to know more about the Spanish language? Here are 10 facts to get you started:<p>01<p>of 10<p>Spanish Ranks as World's No. 2 Language<p>With 329 …

Language Learning

What The Terminator Says In The Spanish Language Version Of T2 Instead Of "Hasta La Vista, Baby"

It's doubtful Arnold Schwarzenegger knew how iconic his "Hasta la vista, baby" line from <i>Terminator 2: Judgment Day</i> would become, but now we can't say …

Geek

Wanna Learn Spanish with Audio? These 30 Audio Resources Rock!

Is there an auditory equivalent of hindsight—hindhearing, maybe?If so, I suppose it’s also 20/20.Audio was my best Spanish learning tool, and I …

Language Learning

COG Passover and Holy Day News in the Spanish Language

COGwriter The Continuing Church of God continues to get additional materials translated into the Spanish language. Here are links to the latest items …

Theology

Mami, My Way: My Failure in Raising Bilingual Children

I grew up in a small, predominantly Latino town in New Jersey. In my ‘hood, all the bodegas, or any store for that matter, were most likely owned or employed by a Spanish-speaking immigrant, so getting around was always easier when you spoke Spanish. Being surrounded by so much Latino culture and …

Parenting

California politics updates: Gov. Brown takes his transportation plan on the road, 'sanctuary state' bill amended

This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now:<p>Gov. Jerry Brown and Democratic legislators went to Concord Thursday to tout their transportation package, which they unveiled Wednesday at the state Capitol.<br>• Senate President …

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

La Liga's foreign players are easy targets until they master the Spanish language

Toni Kroos, Gareth Bale and David Beckham have all been criticised for not being fluent in Spanish but, if they’re performing well, does it really matter?<p>By Craig Williams for In Bed With Maradona, of the Guardian Sport Network<p>In Spain, football is played in Spanish. There is a necessity to find …

Soccer

Amazon's Spanish Language USA Site Is Ready To Say Hola

Though there is an option on Amazon China that anglicizes some of the text, for the first time since its inception, Amazon has taken the bilingual …

Language Learning

Amazon.com is rolling out a Spanish language option

In the 20 plus years since it launched, Amazon.com has been available in just one language: English. But over the next few weeks, the US site is …

Amazon

Amazon.com is getting a Spanish language option

Since its inception, Amazon.com has only been available in English. But that’s now about to change: <i>CNET</i> reports that Amazon is adding a Spanish language option that should be appearing to customers in the near future.<p>“We will continue to roll out the shopping experience over the coming weeks,” an …

Amazon

Telemundo Actors Vote to Unionize With SAG-AFTRA

The vote marks a first in Spanish-language media.<p>Telemundo actors have voted to unionize with SAG-AFTRA, the union announced Wednesday from Tampa, …

Entertainment

How to Transform your Spanish class with Minecraft: An Interview with Glen Irvin

<b>Game based learning</b> is a huge movement in the education community and with the right tools and strategy – there’s no turning back once you’ve started …

Learning

Democrats Cast Wide for Response to Trump Address

Kentucky governor, immigration activist frame minority party debate<p>Former Kentucky Gov. Steven Beshear will deliver the Democratic response to …

Politics

6 Mistakes That Can Ruin Hispanic Advertising Measurement

With 59 million Hispanic consumers in the U.S. possessing purchasing power of $1.5 trillion annually, winning over this valuable segment is integral …

Advertising

10+ Hilarious Reasons Why The Spanish Language Is The Worst

Spanish is a direct descendant of Latin, just like Italian and French, and thus has the familiar charm of its relatives. It's the second most common …

Language Learning