Posts tagged "Radio Arte"

Fernando Diaz and Silvia Rivera, local Latino journalists on the move

Latino journalists in Chicago are on the move. Fernando Diaz Fernando Diaz has been named the new managing editor of Hoy Chicago, the Spanish-language newspaper owned by the Tribune Co. And Silvia Rivera was named managing director of, an initiative of Chicago Public Radio. Both announcements were made public Monday. Diaz was previously the... Read more »

Radio Arte and collaborate in community radio

If you haven’t heard about Radio Arte, you soon will. Radio Arte, a community, bilingual and youth-centered radio station owned by the National Museum of Mexican Art, is joining forces with, founded by Chicago Public Radio, for a year-long collaboration. Radio Arte’s entire radio programming will be rebroadcast on’s HD-2 channel full-time, seven... Read more »

Pilsen mural vandalized says "Mexicans are racist."

An immigration-themed mural that Latino youth were painting was vandalized in the Pilsen neighborhood overnight. Scribbled over it were the words “lies” and “Mexicans are racist.” The mural is an extension of a past exhibit put on by the National Museum of Mexican Art called a “Declaration of Immigration.” Silvia Rivera, general manager of Radio... Read more »