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10 Problems All Curvy Latinas Have
10 Problems All Curvy Latinas Can Relate To
By Yara Simon | 09/11/2014 - 11:28

Celebrities like Jennifer Lopez and Chiquis Rivera may help promote


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9/11 Memorial Museum
Meet the Puerto Rican Man Who Led the Team Creating the September 11 Memorial & Museum
By Cristina Arreola | 09/11/2014 - 09:35

Ricardo Mulero will always remember his September 11th story.


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A Letter to Flaquitas Everywhere
A Letter to Flaquitas Everywhere
By Chantel Acevedo | 09/08/2014 - 16:59

Dear Flaquitas,


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Shakira in Bangladesh for Unicef
ALS Challenge: What Other Charities Should Latinos Be Donating To?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/03/2014 - 13:48

Hundreds of people have been participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, but are you aware of some of the other charities


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Leandra Becerra Lumbreras
Could This Mexican Woman Be the Oldest Person on Earth?
By Cristina Arreola | 09/03/2014 - 11:49

Is this the oldest person in the world?


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Mattel Mexican Mariachi Barbie
Mattel Launches Second Mexican Barbie — But Is It Stereotypical?
By Cristina Arreola | 09/03/2014 - 11:12

Undeterred by their previous Mexican Barbie failure, Mattel has created a Mexican Barbie to


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The Achievement Gap Widens for Latino & African-American Kids in NYC Schools
The Achievement Gap Widens for Latino & African-American Kids in NYC Schools
By Samantha Leal | 09/02/2014 - 15:26

Education has long been the solution for opportunity and success – kids are encouraged to attend school, become educated and, in turn, more opportunities will come their way.


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Gloria Anzaldua Borderlands
7 Lessons Gloria Anzaldúa’s ‘Borderlands’ Taught Us!
By Raquel Reichard | 08/31/2014 - 12:00

In August 1987, Chicana feminist Gloria Anzaldúa gifted Latinas with Borderlands / La Frontera: The New Mestiza‎, an autobiographical book with essays and poems that sp


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Women's Equality Day: 6 Things We Still Need To Achieve
Women's Equality Day: 5 Things We Still Need To Achieve
By Cristina Arreola | 08/26/2014 - 15:54

Women's Equality Day falls on August 26, the anniversary of the day that the 19th Amendment gave women the right to vote.


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Horrifying: Children Deported Back to Honduras Are Being Killed
Horrifying: Children Deported Back to Honduras Are Being Killed
By Cristina Arreola | 08/21/2014 - 15:33

The 


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