By Cindy Casares | 11/24/2015 - 13:36
A white-owned, Colorado-based Mexican restaurant chain called Illegal Pete’s (yes, you read correctly) is about t
By Cristina Arreola | 11/02/2015 - 10:12
Frida Kahlo fans will be delighted by a fascinating new Phoenix-area exhibit that gives viewers a glimpse into the life and turmoils of the fa
By Cindy Casares | 05/11/2015 - 14:42
By Cristina Arreola | 05/01/2015 - 11:05
A month before her due date, mother-to-be Diandra Ortiz began to experience severe stomach cramps.
By Cristina Arreola | 03/05/2014 - 15:01
Arizona Sen. Steve Gallardo announced he is gay during a news conference today, saying the national controversy over anti-LGBT legislation in his state pushed him to make the revelation.
By Cristina Arreola | 10/16/2013 - 14:43
Frustrated by the lack of progress in Congress on immigration reform, protestors have resorted to drastic new tactics to prevent deportations.
By Latina Staff | 10/03/2013 - 17:02
Racial profiling again, Sheriff? Guess we'll have to keep a close eye on you!
According to Fox News Latino, a federal judge ordered on Wednesday that Maricopa County, Ariz. Sheriff Joe Arpaio be appointed an independent monitor and a community advisory board to ensure that Arpaio is complying with constitutional requirements, after finding his office engages in racial profiling.
By Samantha Leal | 08/29/2013 - 11:04
The controversial Arizona city ban on Mexican American studies curriculum has garnered even more controversy, now that the approved replacement curriculum includes no Latino-authored books.
By Samantha Leal | 08/28/2013 - 10:14
Oh yes, he did. Republican California congressman Gary Miller told a group of DREAM Act-eligible students that he, too, understands what it's like to be an immigrant, because he's originally from Arkansas.
"You know, I've talked to a lot of young people like [you]," Miller said. "I mean, I understand the difficulty. Just like I was born in Arkansas. I came here when I was a year old."
By Samantha Leal | 08/27/2013 - 11:33
Eva Longoria isn't one to hold back. As Arizona state legislature continues to prohibit the Mexican American studies curriculum, the Mexican-American actress and activist made her stance known after moderating a panel on the Latino vote at the National Association of Hispanic Journalists conference.