Latino Army Veteran Miguel Perez Jr. Faces Deportation
Latino Army Veteran Miguel Perez Jr. Faces Deportation
By Raquel Reichard | 03/23/2017 - 12:50

U.S. Army veteran Miguel Perez Jr. is one of the latest Latinxs at risk of deportation under President Donald Trump's stringent immigration policies.


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Soldier and Girlfriend Arrested in Killing of His Latina Wife
Soldier and Girlfriend Arrested in Killing of His Latina Wife
By Raquel Reichard | 10/11/2016 - 14:34

A soldier and his girlfriend have been arrested in connection to the 2015 killing of his Fort Mead, Maryland wife, Karlyn Ramirez.


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Transgender People Will Now Be Allowed to Serve Openly In The U.S. Military
Transgender People Will Now Be Allowed to Serve Openly In The U.S. Military
By Barbara Gonzalez | 07/01/2016 - 10:14

On Thursday, Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced that t


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Further Action Taken to Require Women to Register for the Draft
Further Action Taken to Require Women to Register for the Draft
By Nichole Fratangelo | 04/29/2016 - 16:04

In February, military officials suggested that women be required to register for the draft, just like men.


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Ted Cruz Thinks it Would be "Wrong" to Register Women to Draft
Ted Cruz Thinks it Would be "Wrong" to Register Women to Draft
By Raquel Reichard | 02/08/2016 - 15:43

There is growing popularity for having women register to draft, with support from military officials to presidential candidates, but Republican contender Ted Cruz thinks the idea is “nuts.”


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Military Officials Say Women Should Register for the Draft — Like Men
Military Officials Say Women Should Register for the Draft — Like Men
By Raquel Reichard | 02/03/2016 - 11:37

With all combat positions available to women, military officials are suggesting that they, like men, should also be required to r


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Army Ranger School Female Soldiers Graduate
For The First Time Ever, Two Women Will Graduate From Army Ranger School
By Cristina Arreola | 08/18/2015 - 10:43

For the first time in history, two women will graduate from the Army's Ranger School, military officials confirmed on Monday evening.


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NYC Fleet Week Sheds Light On Growing Number Of Latinas In The Military
NYC Fleet Week Sheds Light On Growing Number Of Latinas In The Military
By Latina Staff | 05/22/2015 - 12:19

New York City's infamous Fleet Week draws to mind the image of thousands of male sailors, dressed in their crisp, white uniforms as they gallavant across the landmarks of the Big Apple.


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Michelle Rodriguez and Christina Aguilera
Military Brats: 6 Celebs With Military Parents
By Cristina Arreola | 06/30/2014 - 13:56

Men and women across the country have dedicated their lives to the U.S. Military.


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Roel DeLaGarza Jr. and family
WATCH: Military Men Get to Head Home for Father's Day!
By Samantha Leal | 06/16/2013 - 12:00

Roel DeLaGarza Jr. is a member of the Marine Corps, but a more important title he has would be “dad.” Father to three children – Alexis, 11, Alyssa, 8, and Trey, 3 – the Corpus Christi native has applied the wisdom provided by his own dad to his parenting. Although he’s rarely able to see his father now that he’s in the military and due to his father’s medical condition, he got the chance to spend time with his family thanks to Mission: Care sponsored by Dove Men+Care! We caught up with Roel to talk family, military and the program.


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