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Here's Why One Utah School Board Member Decided To Wear A Sombrero To Meetings
Here's Why One Utah School Board Member Decided to Wear a Sombrero to Meetings
By Cristina Arreola | 04/14/2015 - 12:19

Michael Clára, a school board member in Salt Lake City, believes his fellow elected school board officials have unfairly discriminated against him because he is the only Hispanic member of the b


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Self-Described Redneck Calls Out White People: "We've Got An Evil White Supremacy In This Culture"
Self-Described Redneck Calls Out White People: "We've Got An Evil White Supremacy In This Culture"
By Cristina Arreola | 04/14/2015 - 11:04

A self-described "redneck" who goes by the pseudonym Dixon D. White posted a YouTube video that has taken the Internet by storm. In the video titled "I'm a redneck and I love America," he frankly and honestly discusses institutionalized racism and the culture of white privilege.

 

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Offensive Stock Photos
6 Offensive Stock Photos
By Latina Staff | 04/13/2015 - 16:47

Unfortunately, searching for Latino-themed stock photos can be a lesson in patience — particularly if you're searching for anything Mexican themed.


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TV Anchor Assues Joaquin Castro Cuban American
Awkward! Rep. Joaquin Castro Corrects Anchor Who Called Him Cuban American
By Cristina Arreola | 04/13/2015 - 10:22

FYI, not all Latinos have roots in the same country. 


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Americas Brown People New Whites
Are America's Brown People Tomorrow's Whites?
By Shirley Velasquez | 04/11/2015 - 10:00

When 20-year-old Marie Robles sat at her kitchen table one morning in 2010 to fill out the U.S. census form, she thought the process was going to be a snap.


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Latina on the Street: Are You Stressed?
Latina on the Street: Are You Stressed?
By Jesus Trivino | 04/10/2015 - 17:01

In this week's editon of Latina on the Street, we ask gente: what stresses you out?


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White Privilege Comic Latino Community
White Privilege Explained In The Simplest Way Possible
By Latina Staff | 04/10/2015 - 15:28

White privilege is a simple idea that can be unbelievably difficult to discuss, especially in the Latino community.


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Undocumented Mothers Go On Hunger Strike, Call For ICE To Release Them
Undocumented Mothers Go On Hunger Strike, Call For ICE To Release Them
By Cindy Casares | 04/10/2015 - 14:36

Up to 80 mothers detained with their children at a facility run by United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in South Texas participated in a hunger and work strike during the week


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New laws regarding transgender inmates are scary, but must be known
Learn About The Scary Laws Surrounding Transgender Inmates
By Daniela Galvez | 04/10/2015 - 13:22

In recent years, people have made an effort to uncover the abuses women face in prison, but have paid little attention to the abuse transgender prisoners face.


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Mom Posts Pictures Daughter Dressed African American Historic Women
So Inspiring! This Mom Dressed Her Daughter As Famous Black Women In History
By Cristina Arreola | 04/10/2015 - 11:49

How's this for positive parenting? 


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