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Aaliyah's "Are You That Somebody?" Flamenco Choreography Nodded Our Culture... And Made Me A Superfan
Aaliyah's "Are You That Somebody?" Choreography Nodded Our Culture... And Made Me A Superfan

Growing up a Lisa Frank-obsessed, Fresh Prince rapping ‘90s kid, it was so easy to fall under Aaliyah’s spell. She helped make Tommy Hilfiger a household name with baggy jeans and her picture perfect midriff, and the combination was cool and effortless. She had the kind of beauty you witness just once in a lifetime, the kind that made teen girls want to be her, and the star of teenage boys’ dreams. Let’s also not forget her signature swoop that had me, a curly girl, begging my mom for a salon blowout.


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Latina Fashion Closet: Get Some Fashion Inspiration From Our Editor-at-Large's #OOTD
Latina Fashion Closet: Get Some Fashion Inspiration From Our Editor-at-Large's #OOTD

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, Verky is giving you a glimpse into her life through her daily outfits as she goes from business meeting to PTA meeting.


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Annie Elainey Segarra
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Annie Elainey Segarra

YouTube lovers rejoice, because this week’s #WCW Annie Elainey Segarra is about to be your latest vlogging obsession.

The queer, disabled mujer uses the social media platform to create visibility for people of color like herself and discuss critical matters of gender, race, disability, body image and LGBTQ and how they all intersect.


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Al-Doe
EXCLUSIVE: Meet Al-Doe, The Latino Voice in Hip-Hop We’ve Been Waiting On

In 2016, brown emcees face an unspoken intolerant reality: there is a fight for validity. Just take a look at the Bronx, birthplace of hip-hop, where more than 53% of the community is Latino, but arguably no English-flowing Latino artists have ruled since the Terror Squad era.


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Zoe Saldana, Her Hubby & Their Twins Hilarious DubSmash Will Have You Rolling
Zoe Saldana, Her Hubby & Their Twins Hilarious DubSmash Will Have You Rolling

Zoe Saldana just got some serious brownie points. 

MORE: Zoe Saldana Set to Co-Produce Film About Missing Indigenous Women

The star posted a video of a Dubsmash she did with her husband, Marco Perego, and their twin boys, Cy and Bowie, singing along to "So What Cha Want" from the Beastie Boys


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Stephen Colbert's Ryan Lochte Parody Will Be The Funniest Thing You've Seen All Week
Stephen Colbert's Ryan Lochte Parody Will Be The Funniest Thing You See All Week

If you thought you heard the last of #LochteGate, the hilarity definitely isn't over thanks to Stephen Colbert


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The Media's Silence Around Missing Latina Maylin Reynoso
The Media's Silence Around Missing Latina Maylin Renoyso is Horrifying

Maylin Reynoso was a 20-year-old Dominican woman from the Bronx who disappeared and was later found dead in the Harlem River. Her passing was tragic, and so is the media's silence around it.

MORE: 14 Teen Girls Missing in the Bronx Raises Fear of Prostitution Ring


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#SaveTheStale: 5 Recipes to Use Up Your Day-Old Bread
#SaveTheStale: 5 Recipes to Use Up Your Day-Old Bread

Nothing is better than a loaf of freshly baked bread, but when a few days have come and gone, that loaf is left hard as a rock on your counter.

In an effort to waste no food whatsoever, the recipes ahead will provide you with a quick-fix to use up all that day-old pan. 

Get the recipes at The Latin Kitchen >>>


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