Hispanic/Latino Representation In The Media

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For some time now, I have been thinking about the immigrant situation and how it is being handled by GOP candidates. I was constantly worried about what Hispanics can do to help change the minds of those who still stigmatize and antagonize us. Lately, "Mexicans" (a.k.a all Hispanics for some people) have gained some protagonism in the media. Yet, the reason why they are getting this attention is, or should be, alarming. After some reading, I realized what was the problem, or at least one of the major ones, was that they need more representation in the media. Hispanic/Latino percentages of representation in the media are low. According to a survey conducted by the American Society of News Editors this year, only about 4% of reporters/writers/bloggers

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