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How Attacks on Planned Parenthood Impact Latinas in Florida
How Attacks on Planned Parenthood Impact Latinas
By Raquel Reichard | 10/16/2016 - 10:00

This article originally appeared in Latina magazine's March 2016 issue.


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Why Latina Indhira Rojas is Creating Anxy, a Magazine About Mental Health
Why Latina Indhira Rojas is Creating Anxy, a Magazine About Mental Health
By Raquel Reichard | 10/14/2016 - 12:38

Nearly half of adults in the U.S. will develop a mental illness in their lifetime – millions of people, often suffering in silence because of the stigma that exists around mental health.


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Donald Trump Supporters Want to Repeal Women’s Right to Vote
Donald Trump Supporters Want to Repeal Women’s Right to Vote
By Raquel Reichard | 10/13/2016 - 17:09

Donald Trump supporters want to make America 1919 again.


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I'm An Out and Proud Queer Woman — But Here's Why I'm Still Nervous to Come Out to Other Queer People
I'm a Proud Queer Woman — But Here's Why I'm Still Nervous to Come Out to Other LGBTQ People
By Barbara Gonzalez | 10/13/2016 - 16:41

I admitted to myself I was into girls for the first time in September of 2007: my first month of high school.


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The Dominican Struggle: What It's Like Growing Up With a 'Crazy' Name
The Dominican Struggle: What It's Like Growing Up With a 'Crazy' Name
By Barbara Gonzalez | 10/13/2016 - 15:58

We all have that one person in our lives with the suuuuper "unique" name — and, honestly, they're usually Dominican. 


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Ancestry Traced My DNA Back To My Roots
How This Afro-Latina Coped with Feeling Betrayed by Her Own DNA
By Barbara Gonzalez | 10/13/2016 - 11:09

I haven't always been so proud of my Afro-Latinx roots.


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Police in Dominican Republican Are Arresting LGBT People for Bribes
Police in Dominican Republic Reportedly Arresting LGBT People for Bribes
By Raquel Reichard | 10/11/2016 - 16:19

Dominican police officers allegedly raided a popular LGBT plaza on Sunday, arresting 20 people and then asking for monetary bribes for their release, mitú reports.


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TK LGBTQ+ Latinx Who Have Changed History
5 LGBTQ+ Latinxs Who Have Changed History
By Barbara Gonzalez | 10/11/2016 - 12:19

October is LGBTQ+ History Month!

For the next few weeks, media outlets will highlight queer and trans people who have helped make the world a better place, with Latinx folks sidelined.


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5 Things to Know About Rosie Jimenez & the Hyde Amendment
5 Things to Know About Rosie Jimenez & the Hyde Amendment
By Raquel Reichard | 10/07/2016 - 14:10

On October 3, 1977, Rosie Jimenez – a 20-something Latina – became the face of the movement for abortion coverage.


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Latina Staff Priscilla Rodriguez Ancestry DNA
My Ancestry DNA Results Explain Exactly Why They Couldn't Place Me in a Box
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/07/2016 - 13:35

Dominicana soy... Wait, I'm also Puerto Rican — pa' que lo sepas! But wait, there's more? Lots more?!


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