8 Latinas Who support Equal Pay
8 Latinas Who Support Equal Pay
By Raquel Reichard | 06/10/2015 - 14:45

More than five decades ago, President John F. Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act of 1963, legislation that prohibits pay discrimination based on one’s sex and states that men and women must be paid equally for equal work.


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Marisela Morales is Mexico's First Female Attorney General
Marisela Morales is Mexico's First Female Attorney General
By Fox News Latino | 04/01/2011 - 16:15

Mexican President Felipe Calderón has nominated his top organized crime prosecutor, Marisela Morales, to become attorney general. If confirmed, she would be the first woman to hold the post. 

In nominating Morales, Calderón said the current head of the organized crime special investigations unit "enjoys prestige inside and outside the country."


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Brazil Elects First Female President
Brazil Elects First Female President
By Mariela Rosario | 11/01/2010 - 08:21

Dilma Rousseff became the first female president elect of Brazil on Sunday, beating out her opponent, José Serra, the former governor of São Paulo, with 56 percent of the vote.


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