This is What It's Like to Grow Up as a Black Central American Woman in the U.S.
This is What It's Like to Grow Up as a Black Central American Woman in the U.S.
By Raquel Reichard | 05/11/2016 - 09:14

On the rare occasions that Latino spaces actually include conversations on Afro-Latinidad, the discussions are almost always exclusively centered on Cuba, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and Brazil, leaving out the innumerable African-descended people across Central and South Americas.  


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Watch Hillary Clinton Dance Merengue While Campaigning in Washington Heights
Watch Hillary Clinton Dance Merengue While Campaigning in Washington Heights
By Raquel Reichard | 04/18/2016 - 17:03

Just when you thought Hillary Clinton couldn’t Hispander anymore, she danced merengue in a traditionally Caribbean Latino neighborhood in New York.


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A New Documentary Highlights Boogaloo, a Lesser-Known Latino Music Genre
New Documentary Highlights Boogaloo, a Lesser-Known Latino Music Genre
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/04/2016 - 14:20

A new documentary highlights the contagious rhythms of Latin boogaloo, which filled the streets of New York City in the 1960s.


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Meet César Vargas, New York's First Undocumented Lawyer
Meet César Vargas, New York's First Undocumented Lawyer
By Raquel Reichard | 02/05/2016 - 10:50

On Wednesday, 32-year-old César Vargas became a member of the New York State Bar.


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Man Arrested for Allegedly Making Girlfriend Walk Naked in New York
Man Arrested for Allegedly Making Girlfriend Walk Naked in New York
By Raquel Reichard | 01/25/2016 - 14:09

A New York man has been arrested for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend and then making her walk through Harlem's cold streets nude,


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Why Latina Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras Fights Against Street Harassment
Why Latina Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras Fights Against Street Harassment
By Raquel Reichard | 10/26/2015 - 16:00

From "hey, mami" and "ugly, b***h" comments to unwanted touching and stalking, Latinas know all about street harassment


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Ellis Island Will Now Include the History of Latinos & Asians
Ellis Island Will Now Include the History of Latinos & Asians
By Celia Fernandez | 05/05/2015 - 13:02

The Ellis Island Museum is unveiling a new exhibition next month that will include the stories of immigrants who came to the United States at the start of this century. 


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20 Gorgeous Photos of New York State
20 Gorgeous Places To Visit In New York State
By Irina Gonzalez | 05/21/2014 - 11:43

New York City is a wonderful place to visit (or shoot a movie in!), and an even more wonderful place to live if


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Teresa Moore
TeresaTastes Her Way Through New York City’s Latin Restaurant Scene
By Kelli Acciardo | 05/12/2014 - 13:00

Supermodel Teresa Moore likes good food and great clothes, which is why it was only natural for the brunette beauty to start a blog devoted to all things cuisine and fashion related.


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Queen of the Night at the Diamond Horseshoe, Paramount Hotel NYC
Queen of the Night: The Show That Will Make You Want to Quit Your Job & Join the Circus
By Dan Koday | 03/05/2014 - 13:00

On Sunday night, while most people were watching the Oscars, I was taking in the new circus dance performance Queen of the Night. Why, might you ask, would I give up all the fun that goes along with critquing red carpet dresses and watching live as John Travolta flubbed Idina Menzel's name? Because (as I can now officially confirm), Queen of the Night is truly the hottest ticket in town! 


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