By Cindy Casares | 10/02/2015 - 13:19
Across the country, Latinas experience higher rates of reproductive cancers, unintended births and
By Cindy Casares | 10/02/2015 - 12:18
Historian Stephen Chambers has written a new book that claims the United States profited indirectly from the Cuban slave trade for 60 years after it was outlawed in this country. So much so, that our entire economy and westward expansion during the 1800s was built upon it. In No God But Gain: The Untold Story of Cuban Slavery, the Monroe Doctrine, and the Making of the United States, Chambers says that not only did private, American investors profit from the Cuban slave trade, but our federal government protected and even fostered the industry through investments, trade and legislation such as The Monroe Doctrine.
By Raquel Reichard | 10/01/2015 - 17:43
Last month, the White House announced a new campaign aimed at helping eligible resid
By Cristina Arreola | 10/01/2015 - 10:19
New York City police sergeant Tameika Goode, an 11-year veteran of NYC's police force, has been made the subject of an official probe amid allegations that she disparaged officers of Dominican d
By Raquel Reichard | 09/30/2015 - 17:57
This Hispanic Heritage Month, we’re celebrating the resistance of
By Latina Staff | 09/30/2015 - 16:40
Mami told us not to speak Spanglish, pero like we can't help it.
By Cristina Arreola | 09/30/2015 - 11:05
Fifth Third Bank agreed to pay $18 million to African American and Hispanic borrowers amidst allegations that they charged minority borrowers higher interest rates on auto loans.
By Raquel Reichard | 09/30/2015 - 10:34
"Stonewall," the film about the historic 1969 Stonewall riots and the early "gay" (LGBT) liberation movement, has be
By Raquel Reichard | 09/28/2015 - 14:25
Angry protestors joined the dismal parents and friends of the 43 missing Mexican students on Saturday, gathering at the histor
By Raquel Reichard | 09/28/2015 - 12:18