LatinX Word History
https://www.merriam-webster.com/words-at-play/word-history-latinx - "Latinx was originally formed for those of Latin American descent who do not identify as being of the male or female gender or who simply don't want to be identified by gender.
Latinx Purchasing Power Driving USA Growth
http://news.uga.edu/releases/article/Multicultural-economy-report-17/ - "U.S. Hispanic buying power at $1.4 Trillion in 2016 was larger than the gross domestic product of Mexico and bigger than the economies of all but 14 countries in the world.
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LatinX Vote Growth & Power
http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2016/10/14/key-facts-about-the-latino-vote-in-2016/ - Since 2012, the number of Hispanic eligible voters has increased by 4 million, accounting for 37% of the growth in all eligible voters during that span.
LatinX vs. Latinos, Latinas, Latino, Latinos
“If you choose to continue to call yourself Latino or Latina, that is your prerogative,” she says. “I think you can use whatever you prefer, as long as when you’re talking about other groups of people, you make a conscious effort to be inclusive and not silence or discount any voices.”