This Father-Son Duo Combines Their Love of Music & the Ocean in the Perfect Way
This Latino Father-Son Duo Uses Music to Protect Our Oceans
By Nichole Fratangelo | 11/17/2016 - 12:45

More than 70 percent of the earth is occupied by oceans, and yet, these beautiful bodies of water are often polluted, threatened and neglected.

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Why this Latina is Remembering & Reclaiming “Abuelita Knowledge"
Why This Peruana is Remembering & Reclaiming “Abuelita Knowledge"
By Raquel Reichard | 09/09/2016 - 16:13

When topics of sustainable living, environmentalism or wellness arise, mental images of tree-hugging white hippies come up with them.

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How Indigenous Women Lead the Fight Against Climate Change in Latin America
How Indigenous Women Lead the Fight Against Climate Change in Latin America
By Raquel Reichard | 12/23/2015 - 10:14

Women – particularly those who come from indigenous and impoverished communities, as well as those of color – are the most impacted by c

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Family Picnic in the Park
Earth Day 2013: For Latinos, It’s Our Nature To Care About El Planeta!
By Laura Elizabeth Hernandez | 04/22/2013 - 13:12

Every day is Earth Day for Latinos. Caring and tending to the earth and our community is the only way of life for us. It goes deeper than any talk of CFC’s, holes in the Ozone Layer and climate change (even though we can agree that all of those things are important).

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Rosario Dawson: "I’m Proud to be a Citizen of the U.S.A. and I Want to Give Back"
By Mariela Rosario | 04/08/2010 - 15:00

The world would most definitely be a better place if all celebrities were like Rosario Dawson. Ever since the actress got her big break playing Ruby in the controversial Larry Clark-helmed film, Kids, she's been finding ways to give back to her community. From the Lower East Side Girls Club to VDay (a global movement to end violence against women) to Voto Latino, Dawson is not afraid to get her hands a little dirty and get involved, and her interests reach far and wide.

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Over 200,000 Fish Found Dead in Argentine Lake
By Dorkys Ramos | 02/18/2010 - 09:00

How’s this for bizarre news: more than 200,000 fish were found dead last week in a lake in Northern Argentina. Environmental officials are still figuring out what caused the mass deaths in Lake Ipizca located 621 miles northeast of Buenos Aires.

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Jessica Alba's Shark Attack!
By Mariela Rosario | 06/10/2009 - 10:00

Jessica Alba must be super duper bored! She's currently stuck in Oklahoma City filming the thriller The Killer Inside Me, and found herself involved in a little innocent vandalism. But rest assured folks—it was all in the name of shark preservation.

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