Black and Brown: The Invisibility of Afro-Latinos

Afro-Latinos have always been invisible. It’s time for us to make ourselves known.

Dennis Sanders
Jun 24 · 5 min read
Lin-Manuel Miranda in the lead role of Hamilton. Photo by Steve Jurvetson.

One of the earliest memories that I have growing up is “orange rice.”

My Abuela or grandmother used to make Arroz con Pollo, chicken with rice. The sauce would make the color of the rice orange. She would sometimes add…