Latinos in Hollywood

The Banality of Devious Maids

By now you’ve heard about the controversy over┬áDevious Maids, a pastiche of a Mexican telenovela and┬áDesperate Housewives, the primary vehicle for executive producer Eva Longoria, emerging Latina venture philanthropist. Clearly the set-up is problematic, since it involves a cast of five Latina maids, and domestic work is obviously a way that Latin@s are stereotyped. One […]

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