English-Speaking Hispanics Turn to Spanish TV

By Andrew Gauthier 

Associated Press

An Associated Press-Univision poll finds many English-speaking Hispanics turn frequently to Spanish-language TV and radio, drawn by a cultural connection and some concerns that English-language media portray them negatively.

The poll says about 4 in 10 Latinos who spoke mostly English spent time each day — typically several hours –checking out Spanish media.

About 35 percent of mainly English-speaking Latinos also say English media portray Hispanics mostly in a negative way. More…