Seeing ourselves represented on television is of the utmost importance. It makes us seen, allows us to be part of the conversation, and gives us more equal playing ground. This is especially important when it comes to the news.
News is important for the whole community at large, so shouldn’t it include as many different representatives as possible? After all, fair representation leads to fair, objective coverage. Latinxs in the news means we have someone dedicated to including our people. The following 13 broadcast journalists have been our face on television, a source of pride and inspiration, and suppliers of information.