This is What It's Like to Grow Up as a Black Central American Woman in the U.S.
This is What It's Like to Grow Up as a Black Central American Woman in the U.S.
By Raquel Reichard | 05/11/2016 - 09:14

On the rare occasions that Latino spaces actually include conversations on Afro-Latinidad, the discussions are almost always exclusively centered on Cuba, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and Brazil, leaving out the innumerable African-descended people across Central and South Americas.  


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Is This Central American Telecommunications Firm Really Helping Promote Businesswomen?
Is This Central American Telecom Firm Really Helping Women?
By Raquel Reichard | 06/12/2015 - 11:48

Is the Central American telecommunications firm Claro empowering women or using feminism as a marketing plot to sell away


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Heather Hemmens
EXCLUSIVE: Heather Hemmens: "I Have This Skin Tone That's Kind of Unidentifiable But It's Great"
By Lee Hernandez | 04/19/2011 - 17:30

Scene-stealer Heather Hemmens stars as Alice Verdura, a Latina cheerleader, on the CW’s hit series, Hellcats. But despite the fact that her character is a favorite among the show’s fans — not even Heather knows what kind of Latina Alice is.


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Heather Hemmens
EXCLUSIVE: Heather Hemmens Spills Details on the Zombie Episode of 'Hellcats'
By Lee Hernandez | 04/18/2011 - 18:15

The CW's hit series, Hellcats returns this week with the first of five all-new episodes. We caught up with Costa Rican actress Heather Hemmens, 22 — who plays badass Latina cheerleader Alice Verdura on the show — to get some exclusive spoilers!

Tell us about your Hellcats character, Alice.


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