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Cuba’s Fidel Castro Makes Second Public Appearance in a Week to Talk About …
Cuba’s Fidel Castro Makes Second Public Appearance in a Week to Talk About …
By Raquel Reichard | 07/13/2015 - 16:06

Former Cuban President Fidel Castro reappeared in public for the second time in a week, a rare occurrence for a man who has reportedly only participated in events outside his home two additional times in more th


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Donald Trump and His Controversy Absent From Miss USA
Donald Trump and His Controversy Absent From Boycotted Miss USA Pageant
By Raquel Reichard | 07/13/2015 - 15:45

As Miss New York Thatiana Diaz told Latina last week, "the show must go


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Donald Trump Fortifies Anti-Immigrant Stance at Rallies
Donald Trump Fortifies Anti-Immigrant Stance at Rallies
By Raquel Reichard | 07/13/2015 - 10:19

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump brought his


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This Queer Black Latina & Her Trans Hubby Are Creating New Representations of Love
This Queer Black Latina & Her Trans Hubby Are Creating New Representations of Love
By Raquel Reichard | 07/12/2015 - 12:00

Kim Milan and her hubby Tiq are revolutionizing portrayals of black and transgender love.


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Culture Shock: 4 Things Afro Latinos Are Tired Of Hearing
Culture Shock: 4 Things Afro-Latinos Are Tired of Hearing
By Jesus Trivino | 07/10/2015 - 12:51

We're exhausted of reminding everyone that Latinos come in all colors, shapes and sizes — and so is Black-ish star Allen Maldonado.


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WATCH: DNC Issues A Video In Response To Donald Trump's Anti-Mexican Comments
WATCH: DNC Issues A Video In Response To Donald Trump's Anti-Mexican Comments
By Cristina Arreola | 07/10/2015 - 10:32

In a video issued via their Rapid Response YouTube channel, the Democratic National Committee put Donald Trump on blast for his comments about Mexicans and Mexican immigrants


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Mexicans Are Fighting Back Against Donald Trump's Comments in a Brilliant Way
Mexicans Are Fighting Back Against Donald Trump's Comments in a Brilliant Way
By Raquel Reichard | 07/09/2015 - 14:49

Want to know how angry Mexicans are at Donald Trump?


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Why One Man Had to Google: "Am I Mexican?"
Why One Man Had to Google: "Am I Mexican?"
By Latina Staff | 07/09/2015 - 12:29

One writer received the surprise of his lifetime when he discovered that he wasn't Irish- and Italian-American as he had grown up believing. He was actually Mexican-American.


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13 Things You Need to Know About Consent
13 Things You Need to Know About Consent
By Raquel Reichard | 07/09/2015 - 12:23

Those of us who were lucky enough to live in a state that requires students to be taught sex education can remember that 40-minute course we


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Undocumented Student is Named Alumnus of the Year at Mt. San Antonio College
Undocumented Student is Named Alumnus of the Year at Mt. San Antonio College
By Cristina Arreola | 07/09/2015 - 10:36

An undocumented student named Alumnus of the Year at Mt. San Antonio College. 


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