Meet GothShakira, the Latina Behind Your Favorite Feminist Memes
Meet GothShakira, the Latina Behind Your Favorite Feminist Memes
By Raquel Reichard | 08/02/2016 - 18:57

For a form of communication widely considered frivolous, memes have incited some serious conversations around several of society’s gravest social ills.


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WATCH: Colombian Beauty Pageant Runner-Up Snatches Crown Off Winner's Head
WATCH: Colombian Beauty Pageant Runner-Up Snatches Crown Off Winner's Head
By Barbara Gonzalez | 07/20/2016 - 15:25

If inner beauty is what really counts, it probably explains why Yeimy Lizeth Silvestre Gámez didn't win this pageant. 


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Meet La Jaxx, The Latina Sparking Feminist Conversations Through Street Art
Meet La Jaxx, The Latina Sparking Feminist Conversations Through Street Art
By Eva Recinos | 04/06/2016 - 12:25

The streets can be an unsafe and unwelcoming space for women, and street art, while often criminalized, can be a powerful method for us to speak out.


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Listen: The 10 Best Colombian Musicians Ever
Listen: The 10 Best Colombian Musicians Ever
By Jesus Trivino | 03/21/2016 - 12:15

Colombia is the unquestioned leader of South American music on the global stage.


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The Women Keeping War-Torn Colombian Communities Together
The Women Keeping War-Torn Colombian Communities Together
By Jessica Diaz-Hurtado | 01/25/2016 - 15:48

For more than 50 years, Colombia has been in a civil war, fighting over land rights and the murder of political leaders.


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Paola Mendoza
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Paola Mendoza
By Raquel Reichard | 11/04/2015 - 10:58

If you’re a movie-loving feminista, you’ll find your latest fem-session in this week’s #WCW, Paola Mendoza.


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11 Times Companies Have Appropriated Latin American Culture
11 Times Companies Have Appropriated Latin American Culture
By Raquel Reichard | 06/24/2015 - 09:18

A small community of indigenous Mexican women is considering legal action against French designer Isabel Marant for a top that bears a striking res


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11 Things Colombians Do That Americans Might Find Weird
11 Things Colombians Do That Americans Might Find Weird
By Claudia Stevens | 01/27/2015 - 12:42

From drinking "fire water" aka Guaro to physically hurting when someone spells our country with a "U", here are the things Colombians do that Americans might find a bit weird: 


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Exclusive: John Leguizamo Talks ‘Fugly,’ Pablo Escobar Project, & ‘Latin History for Dummies’
Exclusive: John Leguizamo Talks ‘Fugly,’ Pablo Escobar Project, & ‘Latin History for Dummies’
By Jesus Trivino | 11/26/2014 - 12:22

John Leguizamo returns to theaters with Fugly!, a love story told the only way he knows how—with emotion, grit, and humor.


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John Leguizamo’s 10 Funniest Characters Ever
John Leguizamo’s 10 Funniest Characters Ever
By Jesus Trivino | 11/07/2014 - 09:00

John Leguizamo is one of Hollywood’s legendary comics. Among Latinos, he’s a comedic god.


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