Watch First-Ever Dominican Congressman Adriano Espaillat Dance Merengue at Swearing-In Ceremony
Watch First-Ever Dominican Congressman Adriano Espaillat Dance Merengue at Swearing-In Ceremony
By Raquel Reichard | 01/05/2017 - 14:01

Adriano Espaillat made history on Tuesday when he became the first dominicano and the first formerly undocument


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Hooray! Adriano Espaillat Becomes the First-Ever Dominican Elected to U.S. Congress
Hooray! Adriano Espaillat Becomes the First-Ever Dominican Elected to U.S. Congress
By Raquel Reichard | 11/10/2016 - 12:36

As president-elect Donald Trump spreads dangerous myths about undocumented immigrants, Adriano Espaillat’s existence and historic win as the first-ever Dominican-American electe


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The Dominican Struggle: What It's Like Growing Up With a 'Crazy' Name
The Dominican Struggle: What It's Like Growing Up With a 'Crazy' Name
By Barbara Gonzalez | 10/13/2016 - 15:58

We all have that one person in our lives with the suuuuper "unique" name — and, honestly, they're usually Dominican. 


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A Guide to Making Dominican Coffee Just Like Your Abuela
A Guide to Making Dominican Coffee Just Like Your Abuela
By The Latin Kitchen | 10/13/2016 - 12:26

Somewhere in the dark depths of your kitchen is that Greca your mami / abuela / tia sent with you when you left home. And then you got a coffee maker and forgot all about it. The thing is, that Mr.


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Dominican Woman Imprisoned With Men in Miami Jail Files $5 Million Lawsuit
Dominican Woman Imprisoned With Men in Miami Jail Files $5 Million Lawsuit
By Raquel Reichard | 09/15/2016 - 11:39

In 2013, a Miami jail wrongly classified a Dominican woman as a man, even placing her for 10 hours with male inmates.


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Is Blac Chyna Dominican?
Is Blac Chyna Dominican?
By Latina Staff | 09/01/2016 - 12:40

It's that million dollar question...


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Celebrate the Dominican Day Parade With Our Own #IAmLatina Selfie!
Celebrate the Dominican Day Parade With Your Own #IAmLatina Selfie!
By Latina Staff | 08/12/2016 - 11:06

On August 14, New York City streets will be flooded with Dominicanos celebrating their pride at the Dominican Day Parade.


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TK Memes That Prove Drake Is Dominican
7 Memes That Prove Drake Is Dominican
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/20/2016 - 14:28

Drake has already been seen dancing bachata to his hit song "Hotline Bling" and getting the


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Celebrate Dominican Independence Day with These Delicious Recipes
Celebrate Dominican Independence Day with These Delicious Recipes
By The Latin Kitchen | 02/26/2016 - 11:07

Tomorrow, dominicanos will wave their flag extra proud for Dominican Independence Day, and this year, there's a feast to be had.


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New York Acknowledges Dominican Heritage Month
New York Formally Acknowledges Dominican Heritage Month
By Cristina Arreola | 02/26/2016 - 10:04

Big news, Dominicanos!


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