Celebrating the Fiestas Patronales Throughout Latin America
How 5 Latin American Countries Celebrate the Fiestas Patronales
By Geraldine Estevez | 05/06/2016 - 12:45

A fiesta patronal is a celebration of the patron saint of a city. The tradition, which lasts a few days, is based on the Catholic calendar.

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This is what it's like going through life being named Jesus
WATCH: This is What It's Like Going Through Life as a Latino Named Jesus
By Jesus Trivino | 03/25/2016 - 12:00

Being named Jesus is a big cross to carry. Literally. You're named after the Son of God, the man, who according to Christianity, died for the sins of mankind.

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Loteria Tats
7 Loteria Tattoos That Pay Beautiful Homage To The Mexican Game
By Cristina Arreola | 02/22/2016 - 15:04

Loteria, a game that's been dubbed the "Mexican bingo," has recently experienced a bit of a trendy resurgance.

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Father Killed Spanish Family Essay
"OK, Dad. Why Did You Kill Spanish In Our Family?"
By PRI.org | 02/08/2016 - 15:37

The following essay originally appeared on PRI's The World.

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Watch As These Americans Try Latin Fruit For The First Time
Watch As These Americans Try Latin Fruit For The First Time
By Cristina Arreola | 01/27/2016 - 10:50

"This looks like a turd covered in hair."

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Watch As Undocumented Immigrants Read Mean Tweets
These Undocumented Immigrants Have the Best Comebacks to Mean Tweets
By Cristina Arreola | 01/11/2016 - 10:42

Haters gonna hate — but we just gonna shake, shake, shake it off.

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Latino v. Hispanic: The Craziest Memes To Hit The Internet
Latino v. Hispanic: The Craziest Memes To Hit The Internet
By Cristina Arreola | 12/19/2015 - 12:00

The debate over the words "Hispanic" and "Latino" (and occasionally, "Spanish") remains one of the most contentious in Latin American and American history.

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Latina Spoken Word Poet Celebrates The Beauty Of Latino Accents
Watch As This Badass Spoken Word Poet Celebrates the Beauty of Latino Accents
By Cristina Arreola | 12/04/2015 - 10:59

Denice Frohman, an award-winning poet from New York City and the badass behind "Dear Straight People", preaches the beauty of Latino accents in an impassioned two-minute spoken word poem.

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Y Tu Novio Season Video
This Video Nails The Horror Of "Y Tu Novio?" Season
By Cristina Arreola | 11/23/2015 - 11:22

'....y tu novio?' 'Non-existent, grandma. Non-existent.'

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People Think You Don't Look Latina Video
WATCH: This is What Happens When People Think You Don't "Look" Latina
By Cristina Arreola | 11/17/2015 - 17:00

Watch this is you're Latina, and you don't look like Jennifer Lopez

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