Spanishlanguage

Essential Politics: Gov. Jerry Brown visits Washington, D.C., Schwarzenegger blasts Trump's approval ratings

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 is in Washington, D.C., this week for a four-day trip amid concerns that President Trump's proposals will hit hard on California. He spoke with reporters …

Government

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

The post Amazon’s Spanish Language USA Site Is Ready To Say Hola appeared first on Social Annex Blog.

Amazon

J. Balvin Explains Why His Spanish-Language Music Does So Well In America

J Balvin poses with the Grammy for Best Urban Music Album during the 17th Annual Latin Grammy Awards on November 17, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada. / TOMMASO BODDI/AFP/Getty Images<p>The past several years have seen a handful of the world’s most popular Latin artists find their way to the Hot 100—the …

Linguistics

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

Spanish language golf commentator goes bonkers after player's hole-in-one

Justin Thomas made a hole-in-one on Saturday at the WGC-Mexico Championship, and it was a rather good one. Not that there’s really such thing as a <i>bad</i> hole-in-one, but this one was from 232 yards, which means he deserves a few more extra props.<p>But to make it <i>even</i> better, now we watch it with …

Golf

Dreamer delivers democrat's Spanish language response to Trump's address to Congress (In Spanish)

The Conservative Political Action Conference, or CPAC, was chock full of “Trumpeters” this year. McClatchy sought their thoughts on some of President …

CPAC

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 …

Minecraft

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

6 Mistakes That Can Ruin Hispanic Advertising Measurement

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

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

Venezuela pulls Spanish language CNN from airwaves for 'distorting truth'

President Nicolas Maduro's government ordered the suspension of CNN's Spanish-language service from Venezuela's airwaves on Wednesday, accusing it of …

Nicolás Maduro

16 Horrible Crimes Committed Against The Spanish Language

“Our house” ≠ “Nuestra caca”<p>1. This item that was apparently made inside a living, breathing turkey:<p>2. This gas station that wasn’t very ~anal~ about the “ñ”:<p>“Win free gasoline for one anus.”<p>3. These cell phone chargers that are probably a little shitty:<p>“Shitters of cellphones.”<p>4. This trifling …

Amazon is adding a Spanish language option to its website

Amazon’s website will soon be offered with a Spanish language option, making it a more appealing destination for Spanish speakers in the United …

Amazon

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Library Studies

Two New Spanish Language Publishers Launching This Year

Two new publishers have sprung up looking to fulfill what they see as a growing demand for books by Latino authors that are more varied than those …

Publishing

Several Major Chains Shut Down For "Day Without Immigrants" Protest

Sometimes, choosing to be absent is the most effective way to make your presence known. And on Thursday immigrants around the U.S. did just that.<p>Naturalized citizens and undocumented workers chose to stay home for the "Day Without Immigrants" protest. And in an act of solidarity, several major …

Taco Bell

‘Moonlight’, ‘Orphan Black’, & ‘Shameless’ Among 2017 GLAAD Media Award Nominees

Nominations for the 28th annual GLAAD media awards were announced today and in the list that counts 156, only two were named in the outstanding film …

LGBTQ

Trump, the Wall and the Spanish Language

Amherst, Mass. — In an emblematic essay called “The Wall and the Books,” the Argentine writer Jorge Luis Borges wrote about Shih Huang Ti (also known as Qin Shi Huang), the Chinese emperor who in 220-206 B.C. built the original Great Wall of China. In his essay Borges points out that the same …

Opinion

After Trump Takes Office, the White House Loses Its Spanish Language Online Presence

It's been less than a week since President Donald Trump was sworn into office, and changes to the White House website are already stirring up …

Jennifer Lopez's New Spanish Language Album Is Coming Soon

Fact: Jennifer Lopez never slows down. She's been teasing both a new romance and new music with Drake, but it seems that's not the only tune she has in the works. The star revealed that her new Spanish language album is coming soon on none other than Instagram.<p>"Miami agrees with me," is how J.Lo …

Jennifer Lopez

Is America losing Español?: Column

We owe it to our history to save Spanish from going the way of German, Italian and Polish.<p>How are we going to save Spanish?<p>Yes, I know that a call to preserve the Spanish language might seem ludicrous at a time when more than 37 million people speak it in the U.S., up from 11 million in 1980. And …

Linguistics

Spanish Language Schools in Spain - Language Study in Spain

Study Spanish in Spain<p>Spanish Language Schools<p>Featured Articles on Learning Spanish in Spain<p>Spanish Language Schools in Andalucia, Spain by Irene …

Spain

Shakira's 'Chantaje' Is Fastest Spanish-Language Video to Reach 100 Million Views

Just three weeks after its premiere, Shakira's newest music video "Chantaje" featuring Maluma is already breaking records.<p>The clip, which made its …

Shakira

Tips for Marketing to U.S. Hispanic Consumers

Creating marketing strategies requires an understanding of the cultures and languages of the regions and countries you are targeting. Many regions …

Marketing Strategy

Millennials And Gen Z Are The Hispanic Market

by<p>There is a big reason why marketers have spent the last five years obsessed with Millennials — the numbers. Millennials total 75.4 million and have …

Millennials

With the Election Behind Us, What Is the Role of Spanish-Language Media?

María Elena Salinas from Univision reflects on what the election means for her audience and the continued role of Spanish language news.

Elections

CONVERSATIONS IN THE OBSERVATORIO. RICHARD BUENO: AN OVERVIEW OF SPANISH LANGUAGE CERTIFICATION: STIMULI AND CHALLENGES | ICH

Language certification proposals in Spanish have mushroomed worldwide over the last three decades. While a few modern languages seem to be far ahead …

Harvard

A Spanish-Language Church Sign Was Defaced With Racist Pro-Trump Graffiti

The words “TRUMP NATION” and “WHITES ONLY” were written on the sign.<p>A Spanish-language sign at an Episcopal church in Silver Spring, Maryland — a heavily Latino neighborhood just outside Washington D.C. — was vandalized on Saturday night with the words “TRUMP NATION” and “WHITES ONLY.”<p>Bishop …

Street Art

‘Club de Cuervos’ Season 2 Trailer: Spanish Language Netflix Hit Raises the Stakes

The balls are in Isabel's court now.<p>They said a woman couldn’t be president but now Isabel (Mariana Treviño) is taking over Los Cuervos de Nuevo …

Netflix

Spanish Language Books Update, November 2016

Fiction<p>October<p><b>Los abrazos oscuros</b><p>(The Dark Embraces)<p>Julia Montejo<p>Lumen<p>ISBN 9788426403223<p>Montejo surprises us with a novel in which desire, intrigue, …