Our Issues

 
Things Cubans Do That Americans Might Find Weird
Things Cubans Do That Americans Might Find Weird
By Irina Gonzalez | 01/07/2015 - 11:17

If you’ve ever met a Cuban person or been invited to their house, you might have come away scratching your head at some pretty different habits.


Read more
Ethnic Slurs: The History of the Word Beaner
Ethnic Slurs: The History of the Word Beaner
By Cristina Arreola | 01/06/2015 - 17:05

January 6 is National Bean Day — a holiday meant to celebrate and appreciate a dish beloved my countless cultures, millions of people, and, truthfully, a whole lot of Mexicans.


Read more
California Newspaper Runs the Most Offensive Headline Against Undocumented Immigrants Ever
Newspaper Runs Most Offensive Headline Against Undocumented Immigrants Ever
By Cristina Arreola | 01/06/2015 - 12:00

The Santa Barbara News-Press has come under fire for a headline that uses the controversial term "illegals."


Read more
Things Mexicans Do That Americans Find Weird
10 Things Mexicans Do That Americans Find Weird
By Cristina Arreola | 12/22/2014 - 15:24

It's no secret that Mexicans do things a little differently. 


Read more
Racists Getting Fired Crazy Stories
5 Crazy Stories From 'Racists Getting Fired'
By Latina Staff | 12/10/2014 - 16:15

WARNING: This post contains graphic language and imagery. Proceed at your own caution.
Is this the ultimate karma?


Read more
Fox News Host Jeanine Pirro Says Minorities in America Need to Show Police More Respect
Fox News Host Jeanine Pirro Says Minorities in America Need to Show Police More Respect
By Samantha Leal | 12/09/2014 - 11:18

Fox News host Jeanine Pirro took to her show Justice to discuss, as she put it,


Read more
Latino Artists To Know
10 Latino Artists To Know
By Cristina Arreola | 12/02/2014 - 17:17

When it comes to Latin American art, most people immediately think of Frida Kahlo.


Read more
5 Most Offensive Restaurant Names
6 Most Offensive Restaurant Names
By Latina Staff | 12/01/2014 - 16:26

Would you eat a restaurant called Illegal Pete's? How about Bandidos?


Read more
Mexican Government Under Fire After Arresting People Protesting the Missing 43 Students
Mexican Government Under Fire After Arresting People Protesting the Missing 43 Students
By Cristina Arreola | 11/24/2014 - 11:32

It just keeps getting worse.

The Mexican government arrested 11 people at a Mexico City protest to demand justice for the kidnapped and presumed murdered 43 missing students from Ayotzinapa.


Read more
The Actual Meaning Of Spanish Slang That's Super Weird
By Latina Staff | 11/23/2014 - 12:00

¡No Mames! (mom-ez) or ¡No Manches! (man-chez)


Read more