By Latina Staff | 09/17/2015 - 15:58
Hopefully, last night's presidential debate helped you decide how you really feel about
By Cristina Arreola | 04/28/2014 - 15:47
Actress and political activist Eva Longoria discussed Cesar Chavez, Dolores Huerta, and more at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City this past weekend.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 03/31/2014 - 11:45
Rosario Dawson stars as Dolores Huerta in Diego Luna's Cesar Chavez film, but the 34-year-old actress says Huerta deserves her own mov
By Celia San Miguel | 03/27/2014 - 14:48
Blending archival footage and riveting performances, Cesar Chavez focuses on Chavez's rise to prominence in the 1960s, when he cofounded the United Farm Workers union with Dolor
By Cristina Arreola | 09/26/2013 - 11:34
Dolores Huerta, who has dedicated more than 40 years of her life to defending the human rights of Hispanic workers , still believes that Latinos in the United States have a “long road” to travel to reach equality in government, politics, and everyday life.
By Samantha Leal | 06/02/2012 - 17:00
Here's what happened this week, in case you missed it:
- The Latin American disease, Chagas, has been getting a lot of press lately as researchers dub it the new AIDS of the Americas. It transmits through blood-sucking bugs. Can you say gross? [Latina.com]
- What does a kiss really mean in Latino culture? [Being Latino]
By Miranda Noland | 02/26/2012 - 23:27
By Adriana Rivera | 07/28/2011 - 14:45
Richard Chavez, one of the founders of the United Farm Workers (UFW), died Wednesday at the age of 81 due to complications from surgery at Bakersfield Hospital.
Chavez was born in November 1929 at his family’s farm near Yuma, Ariz. And became a migrant farm worker during the Great Depression. In the early 1960s, he left farm work to help his brother Cesar Chavez organize a union for farm workers.