By Latina Staff | 12/04/2010 - 09:00
What a year to be Latina, as we represented everywhere from City Hall to the Supreme Court, and from reality TV to real-life dramas like the fight over the DREAM Act. Here’s a look at all of the ways we rocked 2010.
By Mariela Rosario | 11/12/2010 - 12:00
Check out our Editor-in-Chief Galina Espinoza's top five reasons to pick up the December/January issue of Latina magazine!
By Galina Espinoza | 11/09/2010 - 12:00
It has been a week since the polls closed on this year’s mid-term elections, and during that time pundits have talked about everything from the amount of money spent collectively on federal campaigns (nearly $4 billion, a record), to the number of political ads that aired on TV (more than 1.4 million in October, an all-time high), to, oh right, what the results might mean for America (in a nutshell: we voted for “change,” whatever that means).
By Mariela Rosario | 11/08/2010 - 13:34
Eva Mendes is about as cool and down to earth as celebrities come. From walking her huge Belgian Malinois, Hugo, to keeping an At-a-Glance calendar (yes, the kind that you actually use a pen and paper for) it's clear that the actress keeps her head out the clouds.
Check out how effortlessly gorgeous Eva is in our behind-the-scenes video of the actress as she preps and poses for our December/January cover shoot:
By Mariela Rosario | 11/08/2010 - 12:28
Demi Lovato should be comforted by the fact that she is not the only teenage Latina to struggle with emotional issues. Unfortunately, as we reported in Sound the Alarm, written by Christina Hernandez for the March 2010 issue, suicide is an increasingly alarming trend among young Latinas.
One in seven Latina teenagers will attempt suicide. More Latina high school students will attempt suicide than black non-Hispanic (9.9 percent) and white non-Hispanic (7.7 percent) teen girls, reports the CDC.
By Mariela Rosario | 11/08/2010 - 08:00
Eva Mendes graces the December/January cover of Latina magazine and the Cuban actress let us in on the childhood inspiration behind the home decor collection she launched with longtime boyfriend George Augusto, (called Vida and sold exclusively at Macy's), and why she has no desire to build an empire.
"I don't have an attraction to world domination," Mendes concedes. "No Martha Stewart aspirations for me."