Canyon High School Seniores and Senoritas
Offensive High School Senior Events Canceled After Three Years
By Samantha Leal | 08/27/2012 - 10:01

A Southern California school has canceled senior week events after many of the events were deemed offensive and demeaning to Hispanics. The events -- called the "Seniores" and "Senoritas" events -- have been held for the past three years at Canyon High School and were approved by campus adminstrators, according to school district officials.

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Latinas Driving Change in Own Image
How We Are Changing The Latina Stereotypes
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 07/25/2011 - 11:22

The image of Latina women has changed drastically since the Hollywood stereotype of the heavily accented hot tamale first hit the silver screen in the early 20th century and entered the national consciousness.

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