Cristina Arreola Associate Editor

Cristina Mari Arreola is the Associate Editor at Latina.com, where she manages the site's social media, writes articles, and creates content, with a focus on entertainment, cultural, and lifestyle news. Originally from El Paso, Texas, she earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to New YorkNew York. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking...), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or frantically reading a novel from her (extremely lengthy) reading list. You can follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @c_arreola.

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WATCH: David Letterman Comes Out Of Retirement to Trash Donald Trump in Top Ten List

"Thanks to Donald Trump, the Republican mascot is also an ass." 


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The 12 Best Telenovelas On Netflix Right Now

Cancel your weekend plans. We've got the scoop on the 12 best telenovelas you can stream on Netflix. So, click "yes" on that annoying prompt ("are you really still watching?"), and binge on some of our favorite novelas
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7 Proven Ways To Heal A Sunburn

It happens: you forgot to reapply your sunscreen, and you came home from la playa the color of ripe, red tomatoes. Here's how to treat those nasty, painful sunburns: 

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WATCH: DNC Issues A Video In Response To Donald Trump's Anti-Mexican Comments
WATCH: DNC Issues A Video In Response To Donald Trump's Anti-Mexican Comments

In a video issued via their Rapid Response YouTube channel, the Democratic National Committee put Donald Trump on blast for his comments about Mexicans and Mexican immigrants


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Laura Ingraham Seems to Think Ariana Grande is Latina, Calls Her 'Estupida' After Donut Incident

Conservative radio and talk show host Laura Ingraham put pop star Ariana Grande on blast on Thursday morning's episode Fox and Friends after a video emerged that showed Grande yelling "I hate America" and "I hate Americans" in a California donut shop.


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Time to Celebrate: Latinos Officially Outnumber Whites in California

The time has officially come: Latinos now outnumber non-Hispanic whites in the most populated state in the United States. 

As of July 1, 2014, about 14.99 million Latinos live in California, edging out the 14.92 million whites in the states, the Los Angeles Times reports. The official confirmation had to wait until the Census Bureau released their updated population figures this summer. 


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13 Books That Prove Not All Immigrants Are Rapists and Drug-Runners

Donald Trump may view immigrants as rapists and criminals, but we know better. Many Latinos have their own personal tales of immigration, and countless authors have taken pen to paper to share the often heartbreaking, often uplifting, and always thought-provoking stories of the immigrants amongst us.

These 13 books tells the tales of the immigrants among us — and prove Mr. Trump wrong in the process:

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Undocumented Student is Named Alumnus of the Year at Mt. San Antonio College
Undocumented Student is Named Alumnus of the Year at Mt. San Antonio College

An undocumented student named Alumnus of the Year at Mt. San Antonio College. 


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Donald Trump to Anderson Cooper: "Everybody Loves Me!"

In a cringeworthy interview with CNN host Anderson Cooper, GOP presidential candidate and businessman Donald Trump spoke about immigration, Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton and more. 

We watched it, so you don't have to. Here are the biggest takeaways from the interview: 

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Search For "Baby Doe" Extends To Mexico

The innocent brown eyes and the chubby cheeks of the little girl in this image have captured the attention of 45 million Facebook users.

However, the image is computer-generated, and the child pictured is dead.


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