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Federal Judge Rules Teaching Tests Racially Biased Towards Latinos & Blacks
Federal Judge Rules Teaching Tests Racially Biased Towards Latinos & Blacks
By Cristina Arreola | 06/08/2015 - 13:42

A federal judge ruled on Friday that an exam given to New York teaching candidates was racially discriminatory.


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Barbie Fashionista Line Different Skin Tones
Barbie's New Fashionista Line Will Include 8 Different Skin Tones
By Raquel Reichard | 06/05/2015 - 17:18

Barbie might soon be getting some applause from an unlikely crowd: the body positivity community.


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Why Latinas Should Take a Cue From Lauren Conrad and Ban Body-Shaming Terms
Why Latinas Should Take a Cue From Lauren Conrad and Ban Body-Shaming Terms, Too
By Raquel Reichard | 06/04/2015 - 13:30

Reality TV star fave turned lifestyle entrepreneur Lauren Conrad has given fans old and new yet another reason to be #TeamLC: She’s championing an end to


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Study Shows Latinos & African-Americans In Retail Are Paid & Promoted Less Than Whites
Study Shows Latinos in Retail Are Paid and Promoted Less Than Whites
By Raquel Reichard | 06/04/2015 - 13:08

As 2016 Republican frontrunners continue to dismiss the wage gap as a speculative topic, a


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CVS Facing Lawsuit For Allegedly Profiling Latino & Black Customers
CVS Facing Lawsuit For Allegedly Profiling Latino & Black Customers
By Raquel Reichard | 06/04/2015 - 10:44

Another day in “post-racial” America, another company under fire for racial discrimination.


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Immigrant Activist Can Practice Law New York
Appeals Court Grants Dreamer Cesar Vargas Opportunity To Practice Law
By Cristina Arreola | 06/04/2015 - 09:54

In a monumental decision, a New York appeals approved the state bar application of a young immigrant without legal status named Cesar Vargas


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Immigrant Children Limbo
Children Who Crossed The Border Find Themselves In Legal Limbo
By Latina Staff | 06/03/2015 - 14:19

In the first of a series of articles on undocumented minors,


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Study Finds Latino & Immigrant Entrepreneurs Are Driving New Business Creation
Study Finds Latino Entrepreneurs Are Driving New Business Creation
By Cristina Arreola | 06/02/2015 - 12:49

Latinos and immigrants helped drive an increase in new business creation nationally, according to an annual measure of U.S. startup activity released on Thursday.  


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Texas Nurse Asks For A Free Health Zone
Nurse Asks For A Free Health Zone On The Texas-Mexico Border
By Cindy Casares | 06/01/2015 - 16:31

A registered nurse in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas is asking a very interesting question.


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Breastfeeding Moms Respond To Cover Up Request
Breastfeeding Moms Give the Most Brilliant Response to "Cover Yourself" Sign
By Cristina Arreola | 06/01/2015 - 12:29

When one business owner posted a sign asking mothers to “cover” themselves while breastfeeding, they probably didn’t imagine the outpouring of extremely literal responses from


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