Tag: Univision

PGA, ESPN Latest To Flee Trump Disaster

The distancing from Donald Trump following hisderogatory commentsabout Mexicans continues, with one of his closest allies PGA golf now moving one of its biggest events from Trump’s golf courses. The PGA of America on Tuesday said that this year’s PGA Grand Slam of Golf will be moved from theTrump National…

Business Continues To Flee from Trump, Professional Golf Takes No Real Action

The fallout from Donald Trump’s inflammatory remarks calling Mexicans rapists and drug dealers, among other things, has led to more distancing from companies, organizations and individuals — though the professional golf community is distancing itself only just so far. On Wednesday, Macy’s became the latest company to announce it was…

Hispanic Groups Show Unity, Strength in Response to Trump

The continuing blowback to Donald Trump’s comments that Mexicans are “rapists” and “drug dealers,” among other things, has grown to proportions Trump himself may not have anticipated, with pressure from Latino groups coming on very strong. Soon after his remarks, which Trump made in announcing his presidential campaign, Univision Communications…

Trump Calls Mexican Immigrants 'Rapists'

Donald Trump’s recent comments insulting Mexican people by calling them “rapists,” though he assumes “some are good people,” has caused Univision Communications to drop its broadcast of the Miss USA pageant, and NBC to distance itself from one of its top reality stars. “Univision Communications is ending the company’s business…

Racist Comment About Michelle Obama Gets Fashion Critic Fired

UPDATE: March 13, 2015 at 11:07 a.m. EST Rodner Figueroa, former Univision host, has written an open letterapologizing to First Lady Michelle Obama. Our original story continues: March 12, 2015 By Sheryl Estrada Fashion critic Rodner Figueroa, a frequent contributor on Univision’s entertainment news show El Gordo y La Flaca,…