How to Know You're Dating a Mexican Woman – in 6 Minutes
This Hilarious Video Accurately Describes What It's Like to Date a Mexican Woman
By Nichole Fratangelo | 09/27/2016 - 13:35

Mexican women — can’t live with them, can’t live without them.


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Hot, Hot, Hot: 5 Essential Spices for Mexican Cooking
Hot, Hot, Hot: 5 Essential Spices for Mexican Cooking
By The Latin Kitchen | 09/13/2016 - 11:45

Sold in cellophane bags fit to burst with fiery red peppers, the large selection of dried chiles available at markets catering to Mexican and Central American cooks can be daunting.


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Watch This Shoplifting Abuela Fit an Entire Shelf of Food in Her Skirt
Watch This Shoplifting Abuela Fit an Entire Shelf of Candy in Her Skirt
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/09/2016 - 12:03

Mary Poppins has her never-ending bag and Gretchen Weiners has a hair full of secrets, but this Mexican Doña wins all of the awards for fitting all of these groceries into her skirt. 


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WATCH: This Abuela Goes In With this "Ode to Being Blaxican"
WATCH: This Abuela Goes In With Her "Ode to Being Blaxican"
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/06/2016 - 16:12

Growing up biracial is like living in a space of constant in betweenness, one this video sums up quite well.


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Virginia Waitress Receives Note Reading, 'We Only Tip Citizens' Instead of Tip
Latina Waitress Receives "We Only Tip Citizens" Note Instead of Cash
By Barbara Gonzalez | 08/22/2016 - 11:11

When Mexican-Honduran waitress Sadie Elledge started serving a couple at the Virginia restaurant she works at, she felt uncomfortable.


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These Elementary Students Made Sure Mexican-American History Was Included in Their Textbooks
These Elementary Students Made Sure Mexican-American History Was Included in Their Textbooks
By Raquel Reichard | 08/15/2016 - 10:03

Children are the future, and the fifth graders at California’s Bell Gardens Elementary School are proving we are in good hands. After learning about the Mexican Repatriation of the 1930s, and scratching their heads wondering why this part of history was conveniently left out of their textbooks, they took the issue to the state – and they won.


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Texas Woman Convicted of Forcing Mexican Maids to Work Without Pay
Texas Woman Convicted of Forcing Mexican Maids to Work Without Pay
By Raquel Reichard | 08/12/2016 - 11:07

A Texas woman was convicted last week of bringing two Mexican women illegally into the U.S. and forcing them to work as her maids without pay.


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WATCH: This Is Exactly Why You Shouldn't Judge a Person By Their Color
WATCH: Hilarious Video Captures What It's Like to be a White-Passing Latino
By Barbara Gonzalez | 08/10/2016 - 14:32

If you're a Latinx who doesn't fit the stereotypical description of what people think we "should" look like, what happens in this video has probably happened to you.


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Mexican Gymnast Alexa Moreno Body-Shamed During Olympics but Twitter Comes to Her Defense
Mexican Gymnast Alexa Moreno Body-Shamed During Olympics but Twitter Comes to Her Defense
By Raquel Reichard | 08/10/2016 - 11:19

Mexican gymnast Alexa Moreno kicked major ass at the Rio Olympics, but instead of focusing on her talent, body-shamers of the Internet came out to criticize the young competitor’s cuerpo


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Why do People Assume All Latinxs are Mexicans?
Why do People Assume All Latinxs are Mexicans?
By Raquel Reichard | 07/29/2016 - 13:21

If you’re a Latinx person in the United States, it’s likely that someone has referred to your ethnicity as Mexican, which is really a nationality and a cultural identity that may or may not have anything to do with your Latinidad. So why do folks always conflate the two? Flama's Lee Chin answers that question and more in this week’s episode of #AskFlama.


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