Federal Judge Rules Teaching Tests Racially Biased Towards Latinos & Blacks
Federal Judge Rules Teaching Tests Racially Biased Towards Latinos & Blacks
By Cristina Arreola | 06/08/2015 - 13:42

A federal judge ruled on Friday that an exam given to New York teaching candidates was racially discriminatory.


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6 Things You'll See At A Latino Baby Shower
6 Things You'll See At a Latino Baby Shower
By Cristina Arreola | 06/05/2015 - 15:42

Baby on board? If you already have children, you may be familiar with the intricacies of a Latino baby shower. If this is your first time, listen up! You'll probably (read: definitely) see these six things at your Latino shower: 


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Barnard College Accept Transgender Students
Barnard College Will Begin Accepting Transgender Students in Fall 2016
By Cristina Arreola | 06/05/2015 - 09:51

Just one more step on the path to total inclusiveness: one of the nation's most prestigious all-women's college announced that it will begin accepting transgender women applicants. 


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8 Things That Are Ruining Your Smile
7 Things That Are Secretly Ruining Your Smile
By Cristina Arreola | 06/04/2015 - 13:26

Want super white, healthy teeth like Shakira or


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Gender Racial Bias Undone During Sleep Study
A New Study Says Sleep Could Be The Answer To Doing Away With Racial & Gender Biases
By Cristina Arreola | 06/01/2015 - 16:18

Can social and racial biases be undone while you sleep? A new study says yes. 


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This Latino is Running Cross Country to Raise Awareness for Underprivileged Youth
This Latino is Running Cross Country to Raise Awareness for Underprivileged Youth
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/29/2015 - 15:51

Last month, runner and award-winning filmmaker Carlos Ibarra set out with five other filmmakers to capture a young man's journey as he runs 3,000 miles across America.


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Dominican Republic Unnecessary Amount C Sections Study
The Dominican Republic Has An Unnecessarily High Amount of C-Sections
By Latina Staff | 05/29/2015 - 15:24

The Dominican Republic has the highest rate of C-sections in the world, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), 


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Lilly Pulitzer's HQ Receives Backlash Over Body Shaming Cartoons & Messages
Lilly Pulitzer's HQ Receives Backlash Over Body Shaming Cartoons & Messages
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/27/2015 - 16:34

Lilly Pulitzer recently debuted its collaborative line with Target, which included a full range of plus-size options.


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Maternity Leave Laws Latin America
The Facts About Maternity Leave in the United States & Latin America
By Cristina Arreola | 05/27/2015 - 15:29

For mothers in the United States, the joys of motherhood can be marred by the nightmare of maternity leave.


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