Meagan Good at BET Black Girls Rock 2013
60 Latinas You Never Knew Were Latino!
By Lee Hernandez | 02/13/2013 - 19:37

We're loving actress Meagan Good on the new NBC series Deception, and we've always known that this beautiful Afro-Latina is a talented actress! But what many people don't know is that the 31-year-old Good is Latina! Check out Good and 60 other Latina stars you never knew were Latino!


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SHOCKING! 15 More Stars You Never Knew Were Latino!
SHOCKING! 15 More Stars You Never Knew Were Latino
By Lee Hernandez | 01/29/2013 - 11:25

What do a world-famous magician, a backstreet boy and the very first Bond girl of all-time have in common? They’re all part of the latest installment of our popular series on the stars you never knew were Latino. These 15 stars are challenging preconceived notions about what it means to "look" Latin, and proving yet again that Latinos don’t fit into any one mold. Check out our gallery and tell us which ones surprise you most!


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Afro-Latinos You Should Know About
Afro-Latinos You Should Know About
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 06/17/2011 - 16:30

In honor of Juneteenth—Sunday’s holiday commemorating Texas slaves being the last to find out that they’d been emancipated, thus sparking an annual holiday that celebrates African American heritage—we thought we’d add some Latino flavor to the mix. Here are just a few Afro-Latinos whose lives and accomplishments are worth celebrating.


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Black in Latin America
Henry Louis Gates Jr. Explores What It Means to Be 'Black in Latin America'
By Mariela Rosario | 04/19/2011 - 16:45

We recently spoke with Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. about his new documentary series for PBS entitled Black in Latin America to find out what he discovered about the racial experience of Afro-Latinos in the region.


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