Juan Vidal is the author of Rap Dad: A Story of Family and the Subculture That Shaped a Generation. His writing has appeared in NPR, Rolling Stone and LA Times. 


A health care worker outside the emergency center at Maimonides Medical Center, in New York City, on April 13. (CNS photo/Andrew Kelly, Reuters)
Faith Last Take
Juan VidalApril 20, 2020
For some, a deadly pandemic may confirm their disbelief in any higher power, writes Juan Vidal, but the picture is larger than what we can see with our eyes.
Faith Faith in Focus
Juan VidalSeptember 11, 2019
Growing up, I saw most of the marriages around me crumble. More often than not, it was the men who ran their relationships into the ground, whether by being unfaithful or worse.
Faith Last Take
Juan VidalAugust 05, 2019
Author Juan Vidal reflects on the El Paso tragedy and what it means for U.S. Latinos and Christians.