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Police Officer Kills Unarmed Chicago Latino Jose Nieves
Police Officer Kills Unarmed Chicago Latino Jose Nieves
By Raquel Reichard | 01/10/2017 - 16:46

Another unarmed Latino has been killed by law enforcement.


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Hey, Golden Globes! Making Fun of Sofía Vergara’s Accent Isn't Funny
Hey, Golden Globes! Making Fun of Sofía Vergara’s Accent Isn't Funny
By Raquel Reichard | 01/09/2017 - 11:07

Another award show, another opportunity to make Sofía Vergara’s accented English the butt of the joke.


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QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Latin American Flags?
QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Latin American Flags?
By Barbara Gonzalez | 01/04/2017 - 15:07

In honor of National Trivia Day, test your knowledge of Latin American flags with this quiz.


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Mexican Senator Ana Gabriela Guevara Brutally Attacked for Being a Woman
Mexican Senator Ana Gabriela Guevara Brutally Beaten in Gender-Motivated Attack
By Raquel Reichard | 01/04/2017 - 14:39

Mexican Senator Ana Gabriela Guevara was viciously beaten last month in an attack she is describing as a hate crime.


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This Powerful Video Shows How Strongly Gender Roles Come Into Play in Latino Families
This Powerful Video Shows How Deep Gender Roles Are in Latinx Homes
By Barbara Gonzalez | 01/04/2017 - 12:01

Cheers to the fathers who ditch the gender roles and raise their daughters with integrity.


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This 101-Year-Old Latina Artist Has Been Fighting Sexism Her Entire Career
This 101-Year-Old Latina Artist Has Been Fighting Sexism Her Entire Career
By Raquel Reichard | 01/04/2017 - 10:21

At 101 years old, Carmen Herrera's abstract paintings are finally getting the attention of the art world's sexist gatekeepers, and the cubana, like the rest of us, thinks it has been wa


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20 Quotes About Resistance to Embolden You for a New Year Under Trump
20 Quotes About Resistance to Embolden You for a New Year Under Trump
By Raquel Reichard | 01/02/2017 - 12:00

It’s a new year, which should be worth celebrating considering the shitshow that was 2016.


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The TK Best Self-Affirmations You Need to Go Into 2017 Stronger
The 8 Best Self-Affirmations You Need to Go Into 2017 Stronger
By Barbara Gonzalez | 12/30/2016 - 11:00

After a rough 2016, we can all use a good limpieza of the mind, body and soul for the next year.


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TK Best Memes of 2016
The 10 Meme Trends That Made 2016 Slightly Bareable
By Barbara Gonzalez | 12/26/2016 - 11:00

Let's face it: 2016 was kind of a hot mess. But what made everything worth it in the end? The iconic memes that were produced this year.


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9 Books Written By Latinas In 2016 That Are Inspiring AF
9 Books Written By Latinas In 2016 That Are Inspiring AF
By Robyn Moreno | 12/23/2016 - 14:23

From personal journeys to woke fiction, here are some kick-ass reads that will move your spirit and motivate your life for 2017!


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