#HowISpentMySummer: I Faced My Fears on a Road Trip Through the West Coast
#HowISpentMySummer: I Faced My Fears on a Road Trip Through the West Coast
By Jada Gomez | 09/06/2016 - 16:30

September is the season for hoodies, school and renewed goals. And while I’m making my to-do lists upon to-do lists, and enjoying pumpkin spice, I’m super proud of the boxes I can check off my goals list at summer’s end.


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L.A. Boy Found Dead in Closet After Family Was Reported to Child Protective Services 6 Times
Boy Found Dead in Closet After Family Was Reported to Child Protective Services 6 Times
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/01/2016 - 11:33

The body of a malnourished 11-year-old boy was found wrapped in a blanket in a closet of his L


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San Francisco Will Soon Be Home to the Largest Collection of Mexican Art
San Francisco Will Soon Be Home to the Largest Collection of Mexican Art
By Barbara Gonzalez | 07/19/2016 - 11:27

The Bay Area is getting a brand new attraction that you're definitely going to want to visit.


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This Latino Just Became the University of Southern California's Oldest Graduate
This Latino Just Became the University of Southern California's Oldest Graduate
By Raquel Reichard | 05/16/2016 - 09:32

On Friday, Alfonso Gonzales, 96, made University of California history by becoming the oldest person ever to graduate from the institution.


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Danny Trejo Speaks Up For Students After Racially Charged Brawl in LA School
Danny Trejo Speaks Up For Students After Racially Charged Brawl in LA School
By Raquel Reichard | 05/13/2016 - 09:59

Danny Trejo may be a fighter on the big screen, but in real life the actor is trying to stop the violence.


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Bernie Sanders & Hillary Clinton Get Regional Mexican Songs For The California Primary
WATCH: These Mexican Bands Made Songs About Bernie Sanders & Hillary Clinton
By Cindy Casares | 05/05/2016 - 15:14

The Democratic candidiates are making their way to California this weekend for the state’s primary election (don’t forget to vote, raza!), so naturally they want to pander speak to the


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White Supremacist Calls for Violence Against Latinos & Muslims in California
White Supremacist Calls for Violence Against Latinos & Muslims in California
By Raquel Reichard | 05/05/2016 - 10:37

A white supremacist is leaving leaflets on the windshields of cars in Sacramento, Calif.


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Students Win a Fight to Wear 'Dump Trump' Shirts to School
High School Students Win Fight to Wear 'Dump Trump' Shirts to School
By Latina Staff | 05/05/2016 - 08:55

A group of high school students in California are taking a stand against Donald Trump's poisonous, xenophobic politics, donning “Dump Trump” t-shirts on campus to express their disapproval, but


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10 Photos Celebrating Chola Friendships From the '90s
10 Photos Celebrating '90s Chicana Culture & Friendship
By Raquel Reichard | 03/31/2016 - 12:27

It's Throwback Thursday, and Veteranas and Rucas, an Instagram account and digital archive documenting SoCal Chicana youth culture, has compile


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California Governor Has Announced a Plan to Raise Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour
California Governor Announced Plan to Raise Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour
By Geraldine Estevez | 03/29/2016 - 10:41

Governor Berry Brown joined state lawmakers on Monday to announce California's minimum wage increase to $15 an hour. The catch?


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