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This New Bilingual Children’s Book Teaches Young Latinas That Beauty Comes in All Colors
This New Bilingual Children’s Book Teaches Young Latinas That Beauty Comes in All Colors

Growing up Puerto Rican meant family photos included relatives of just about every shade. This was my normal, as it was for the other Caribbean families in my neighborhood, which was why I was completely thrown off the moment I realized my everyday was not-so ordinary in the U.S.’ black-white conceptions of race.

PLUS: This Afro-Latina Mom Wrote a Bilingual Book Called 'Bad Hair Doesn't Exist'


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TK Times Sofia Vergara Took the Latino Stereotype Too Far
6 Times Sofia Vergara Took the Latina Stereotype Too Far

Sofia Vergara has always loved making people laugh, even if it means falling into problematic stereotypes. The actress definitely has a history of playing up Latina tropes and has even defended doing so.

We rounded up different times Vergara played into the sexy, sassy, spicy Latina stereotypes: 


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This Latino Teen's Shirt Calls Out Racism, Sexism, Homophobia & Transphobia – and the Internet Loves It
This Latino Teen's Shirt Calls Out Racism, Sexism, Homophobia & Transphobia – and the Internet Loves It

Aaron Tamez was never one to take a political stand, but the recent Donald Trump-inspired hate seeping through the nation moved the gay Latino teen to make a bold social justice statement in his high school.

MORE: 22 Items to Wear Your Resistance on Your Sleeve

Last week, the 17-year-old returned to his Houston, Texas school from winter break sporting a t-shirt that calls out oppression in its various forms.


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Rep. Luis Gutierrez is Boycotting Donald Trump's Inauguration
Rep. Luis Gutierrez is Boycotting Donald Trump's Inauguration

Representative Luis Gutierrez (D-IL), a staunch supporter of immigrant rights, said he would be boycotting Donald Trump's inauguration in protest of the president-elect's vicious comments and proposals on immigrants, Muslims, Latinxs and women.  


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Are Selena Gomez and The Weeknd Dating? These Pictures Of Them Are Screaming Yes

UPDATE: Bella Hadid must not be to happy with #Weeklena. The model unfollowed Selena Gomez on Instagram right after the news broke that the singer was caught kissing her ex The Weeknd. 


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TK Things to You Need to Know This Morning
5 Things to You Need to Know This Morning

1. Steve Harvery went after Asian men during a segment of The Steve Harvery Show. In it, he deemed Asian men "undateable" he also went on to say ‘You like Asian men?’ I don’t even like Chinese food. It don’t stay with you no time… I don’t eat what I can’t pronounce.” (Fusion)


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EXCLUSIVE: Valerie Vasquez on All the Drama & Cooking on ‘My Kitchen Rules’
EXCLUSIVE: Valerie E. Vasquez on All the Drama & Cooking on ‘My Kitchen Rules’

Throw a Mexican-Italian woman in the kitchen, and she’ll cook her butt off.

That’s at least what Valerie E. Vasquez hopes to prove on FOX’s newest unscripted cooking series, My Kitchen Rules. The show, airing on Thursday, pits celebrity duos against each other in a competitive cooking battle that won’t skip on the drama (think The Real World meets Top Chef.) Each duo will host the teams at their Hollywood homes, where they’ll serve up their best meal – and prepare for the reviews to roll in. 


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5 New Ways with Quinoa You Never Thought Of
5 New Ways with Quinoa You Never Thought Of

Quinoa (pronounced keen-wah) is the celebrity superfood of the Andes that is praised as much for its nutritional value as it is for its versatility when it comes to cooking. A complete protein, it contains all 8 essential amino acids, on top of iron, calcium, vitamin E and vitamin B. What very few people know, however, is that this wonderful food is not a grain; it’s a seed. So party on, you low-carb and low-sugar diet-loving people, and start the year right by making this your go-to ingredient for every occasion.


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