The copy-and-paste images Hollywood redundantly force feeds may leave you feeling as though there are limited depictions of your cultural identity. Too often our true stories aren’t white enough to flash across glitzy big-budget screens, leaving the Latinx community with an overall lackluster cinema experience. Many creatives have utilized their #brownpride by taking matters into their own hands and illustrating our narrative authentically.  

Click play on these five web series that are must-sees for every Latinx.

Dating Has No Merci

Attempting to maintain a genuine connection in the digital age is as humbling as a text message to bae being answered with only a read receipt. In her comedic web series, Dating Has No Merci, Washington Heights native, Sasha Merci, perfectly exemplifies how petty millennial dating becomes. She may be easy on the eyes, but watching her stumble through obstacles like unfit relationships, angering a bruja, and stretching half-full pockets in NYC, is utterly cringe-worthy. You don’t want to miss the hilarious dominicana in action.

About The Author

Bianca Alysse is an incurable music junkie, who lives for dance, art, and urban culture. She has worked alongside some of the most ingenious entertainment moguls. Her ink covered hands grabbed her BA in Journalism and ran to New York City.

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