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Celebrities Flock to Miami for Hispanicize 2015
Celebrities Flock to Miami for Hispanicize 2015
By LeAura Luciano | 03/25/2015 - 12:50

What a week! We just got back from all the festivities in sunny Miami at Hispanicize.


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Latina Whisper Confessions Abuela Advice
18 Things Latinas Learned From Their Abuela
By Cristina Arreola | 03/23/2015 - 14:24

What's the craziest thing you abuelita ever taught you? 


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7 Words Used Against Latinas, Reexamined
7 Words Used Against Latinas, Reexamined
By Raquel Reichard | 03/21/2015 - 12:00

Puta. Have you ever considered why you were called that dirty four-letter word, and what that miserable person meant when they endowed you with the label?


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How Equal Are Latinos and Blacks To Whites? This Report Reveals...
How Equal Are Latinos and Blacks To Whites? This Report Reveals...
By Cristina Arreola | 03/20/2015 - 10:56

Despite gains, Latinos and African Americans still fall short when it comes to education, income and involvement in the criminal justice system, according to a report issued by


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Study: Hispanics Struggle To Make Ends Meet, Chris Rock May Know Why
Study: Hispanics In Los Angeles Struggle To Achieve "Modest But Adequate" Lifestyle
By Cindy Rodriguez | 03/19/2015 - 17:26

For Latinos living in Los Angeles, the so-called “American dream” may be more of a pipe dream as far too many are struggling to have an adequate standard of living.


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Austin Landlords Demolish Piñata Store For SXSW, Calls Mexican Tenants ‘Roaches’
Austin Landlords Demolish Piñata Store For SXSW, Call Mexican Tenants ‘Roaches’
By Cindy Casares | 03/16/2015 - 17:29

The morning of February 12, 2015, Austinite Sergio Lejarazu was driving past his small business, a piñata and bouncy house store called Jumpolin at


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American Horror Story Latino Ghost Stories Legends
Latino Legends That Would Be Perfect For American Horror Story
By Cristina Arreola | 03/15/2015 - 10:00

American Horror Story just revealed the promising premise for its newest season: Hotel.


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Mexican People Try Taco Bell First Time Video
Mexican People Try Taco Bell for the First Time & Their Reactions Are Priceless
By Cristina Arreola | 03/10/2015 - 09:54

Buzzfeed asked Mexicans to sample some of Taco Bell's finest menu items for the first time on camera, including their Grilled Fresco Taco, the XXL Grilled Stuft Chicken Burrito, and the Cool Ranch Doritos Locos Taco Supreme. 

 

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"The Dress" Is Back
"The Dress" is Back in a PSA Fighting Violence Against Women
By Cindy Rodriguez | 03/06/2015 - 17:20

The infamous “dress” that nearly broke the Internet last week is back but this time for a good cause.


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Why Teen Women Of Color Are More Likely To Become Pregnant
Why Teen Women Of Color Are More Likely To Become Pregnant
By Cindy Rodriguez | 03/06/2015 - 17:00

Even though the number of teen Latinas has dropped in the past two decades, Latina and black girls are still twice as likely to become pregnant before the age of 19. But, why?


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