La Boriqueña's New BFF is Chinese-Dominican
#SquadGoals: La Borinqueña's New BFF is a Chinese-Dominicana
By Barbara Gonzalez | 11/15/2016 - 16:07

The comic book world is starting to be a much more diverse and accepting place, thanks to Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez


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'Muñeca Mia' Inspires Girl Power in Latinx Communities One Comic at a Time
'Muñeca Mia' Inspires Girl Power in Latinx Communities One Comic at a Time
By Raquel Reichard | 07/26/2016 - 16:54

In Muñeca Mia's world, BFFs Mia and Reina eat pan dulce while listening to low-rider oldies in their ‘round-the-way garbs.


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WATCH: Latina Superheroes Hit the Stage in New Comic 'The Keepers'
WATCH: Latina Superheroes Hit the Stage in New Comic 'The Keepers'
By Celia Fernandez | 07/20/2016 - 14:25

The Keppers are here to stay. 


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EXCLUSIVE: Superhero La Borinqueña Honors Victims of #OrlandoShooting in New Comic
Superhero La Borinqueña Honors Victims of #OrlandoShooting in New Illustration
By Raquel Reichard | 06/15/2016 - 10:09

This article has been updated to include the news that shirts with the illustration are now available, with all proceeds going to the victims of the Orlando shooting.


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Meet La Borinqueña, a Badass Afro-Puerto Rican Superhero Helping Her Island
Meet La Borinqueña, a Badass Afro-Puerto Rican Superhero Helping Her Island
By Raquel Reichard | 05/16/2016 - 11:50

La Borinqueña is a new comic superhero with powers to fight Puerto Rico’s villains and its mounting financial crisis, but the character’s most powerful trait is bringing hope back to her Caribbe


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Meet the Latina Comic Artist Putting the "Chola" in "ScholaR"
Meet the Latina Comic Artist Putting the "Chola" in "ScholaR"
By Raquel Reichard | 01/19/2016 - 17:57

Vicko Alvarez Vega puts the chola in scholar – literally.


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Latino Superheroes
10 Superheroes You Never Knew Were Latino
By Jesus Trivino | 05/03/2013 - 17:01

Robert Downey Jr. can’t have all the fun. The Hollywood A-Lister becomes our favorite metal head again in Iron Man 3, which hits theatres this weekend, but we thought a couple of our Latino superheroes could hitch a ride. Before you get a tub of buttery popcorn and watch Downey take down bad guys, click through our 10 Superheroes You Never Knew Were Latino. If Iron Man can’t save the day, this squad will have his back.


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Neil Rivas Illegal Superheroes
Artist's Exhibit Depicts Superheroes as 'Illegal' Immigrants
By Samantha Leal | 08/23/2012 - 09:51

Artist Neil Rivas explores immigration policy in his latest exhibit: "Illegal Superheroes." The exhibit, which showed last month at the Ramp Gallery, a community-curated space at San Francisco's SOMArts Cultural Center, has definitely caused a stir both locally and nationally. 


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Spiderman
A New Spider-Man's In Town—And he’s Afro-Latino!
By Amaris Castillo | 08/02/2011 - 12:00

There’s a new Spider-Man, and he’s half Latino. According to USA Today, Marvel Comics has revealed a new replacement for Peter Parker—a half-black, half-Latino teenager named Miles Morales

Sonia Sotomayor to Become Comic Book Superhero


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