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Latinas Explain "White Girl, Take Off Your Hoops" Mural
'White Girl Hoops' Mural Stirs Controversy and the Latinas Behind It are Explaining Why They Did It

Pitzer College, located in Claremont, CA, lets students freely express themselves on its free speech wall, quite literally, a brick wall where people can spray paint, draw, or write their feelings out in the open.

Three students — Alegria Martinez, Jacquelyn Aguilera, and Estefania Gallo-Gonzalez — did just that, in defense of their culture. The ladies painted the words "White Girl, Take Off Your Hoops!!!" in yellow on the wall, which of course received both praise and lots of criticism.


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Selena Gomez: I Want People To Forget About Me
Que? Selena Gomez Says She Can't Wait for People to Forget About Her

Selena Gomez landed her first American Vogue cover, and according to her instagram (which has only 113 million follwers), she is freaking out!


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4 Irish-Mexican Mashups to Make for St. Patrick's Day
4 Irish-Mexican Mashups to Make for St. Patrick's Day

Get your St. Patrick's Day fiesta on with these Irish-inspired recipes with a Latin twist! Just because you're not Irish, doesn't mean you can't celebrate. And it doesn't mean you have to celebrate with just corned beef and cabbage (though that's good too). From green pastas andburgers to a delicious soda bread pudding, here's what to have on your menu. 


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40 Couples You Never Knew Were Together!
40 Couples You Never Knew Were Together!

It’s really hard to be shocked when it comes to love in Hollywood. But from time to time, a few pairings manage to make our jaws drop. Here’s a look at some surprising celebrity couples with a little amor a la Latina:


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Rep. Luis Gutierrez Gets Handcuffed After Defending Woman Against Deportation
Rep. Luis Gutierrez Gets Handcuffed After Defending Woman Against Deportation

Representative Luis Gutierrez doesn't just talk the talk. When push comes to shove, he stands up for Latinos and what he believes in.

MORE: Rep. Gutierrez Calls on Comcast & NBC to Drop Trump from SNL


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7 Things You Need to Know This Morning
7 Things You Need to Know This Morning

1. President Trump’s travel ban has been blocked by a federal judge in Hawaii. The ban was set to be effective on Wednesday evening, but was abruptly put on hold after the judge heard that the order discriminates based on nationality.


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31 Latino Stars at Disney Parks!
33 Latino Stars at Disney Parks!

Kids and adults alike love the magic of the Disney parks, and our Latino celebs are no different! They head to the California and Florida theme parks to celebrate birthdays, holidays and major milestones — or just spend a fun, festive afternoon with friends and family!

From Prince Royce to Demi Lovato, see which stars love visiting Disney parks: 


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#Roadtrip: Where to Eat the Best Latin Food in Philly
#Roadtrip: Where to Eat the Best Latin Food in Philly

Philadelphia's food star has been rising steadily for several years, thanks largely to its restaurants' numerous James Beard Award nominations and extensive media recognition. (In 2016, two of its restaurants landed on Bon Appetit's 50 Best New Restaurants list.) 

As for Latin food, Philly's got game. Below are the Latin restaurants we love in the City of Brotherly Love. 


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EXCLUSIVE: Nelly Furtado on New Album 'The Ride' and Appreciating Latino Culture
EXCLUSIVE: Nelly Furtado on New Album 'The Ride' and Appreciating Latino Culture

Nelly Furtado needed time for herself. As any artist, she’s inspired by life yet while you’re a multiplatinum musician it’s sometimes hard to stop and take it all in.

Well, she did and now she’s back with its byproduct — her album, The Ride (out March 31). It doesn’t take much to engage with the Canadian and Portuguese artist. Just press play.

MORE: Nelly Furtado on Singing in Portuguese 


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