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How Marizol Leyva’s Familia Accepted her Transition
How Marizol Leyva’s Familia Accepted Her Transition
By Raquel Reichard | 09/28/2016 - 16:39


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Meet Nathalie Farfan, the Host of Latina's Feminist Video Series 'Unapologetic'
Meet Nathalie Farfan, the Host of Latina's Feminist Video Series 'Unapologetic'
By Nathalie Farfan | 09/28/2016 - 12:43

Hola, feministas. I’m Nathalie Farfan, a New Jersey ecuatoriana and host of Latina’s new feminist series, Unapologetic.


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Why Latinxs Should Support Native Efforts Against the Dakota Access Pipeline
Why Latinxs Should Support Native Efforts Against the Dakota Access Pipeline
By Raquel Reichard | 09/27/2016 - 17:28

For months, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has been battling against the Dakota Access Pipeline, a proposed oil pipeline that would run near their reservation.


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The Percentage of Latinas Sexually Harassed in the Tech Field will Shock You
The Percentage of Latinas Sexually Harassed in the Tech Field May Shock You
By Raquel Reichard | 09/27/2016 - 14:26

Have you ever been sexually harassed at work? If you’re Latina, the chances of you responding “yes” are higher than your white colleagues.


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LGBTQ Latinxs Discuss Identity on Fb Live: Coming Out, Discrimination, Intersectionality & More
LGBTQ Latinxs Discuss Identity on Fb Live: Coming Out, Discrimination, Intersectionality & More
By Raquel Reichard | 09/26/2016 - 16:01

In keeping up with our theme of "enoughness" this Hispanic Heritage Month, our second Facebook Live discussion centered on the experiences of LGBTQ Latinxs.


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Planned Parenthood Expands Services to Transgender Patients Across Florida
Planned Parenthood Expands Services to Transgender Patients Across Florida
By Raquel Reichard | 09/26/2016 - 13:55

Planned Parenthood is expanding services to transgender communities in some centers throughout Florida.


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Parents of 43 Missing Students Still Without Answers Two Years Later
Parents of 43 Missing Students Still Without Answers Two Years Later
By Raquel Reichard | 09/26/2016 - 11:27

Two years have passed since 43 students from the Ayotzinapa teachers’ college in Mexico disappeared, and families are still without answers.


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7 Things This Bisexual Latinx Teen Needs from her Allies
7 Things This Bisexual Latinx Teen Needs from her Allies
By Ellie Peña | 09/26/2016 - 11:01

I’ll be straight up: Being a queer Latinx person is stressful.


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Former Dominican Beauty Queen Wears Blackface to Imitate Afro-Latina Singer Amara La Negra
Former Dominican Beauty Queen Wears Blackface to Imitate Afro-Latina Singer Amara La Negra
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/26/2016 - 10:55

Latinxs don't just experience discrimination from dominant, white culture. Sometimes, racism and colorism is perpetuated within our communities as well.


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