5 Latino Things People Are Guilty Of Columbusing
5 Latino Things People Are Guilty Of Columbusing
By Cristina Arreola | 10/13/2014 - 10:00

It's Columbus Day — a controversial holiday blasted for its celebration of a European man who essentially spurred the mass genocide of Native Americans and took credit for the "discovery" of a c


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Teachers Expect Less of Latino & Black Students, Study Finds
Teachers Expect Less of Latino & Black Students, Study Finds
By Cristina Arreola | 10/08/2014 - 11:14

Latino and Black students could be performing poorly in secondary school due, in part, to lower expectations from teachers. 


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Why Are Women in Venezuela Freaking Out About The Breast Cancer Shortage?
Why Are Women in Venezuela Freaking Out About The Breast Implant Shortage?
By Latina Staff | 09/17/2014 - 13:40

No toilet paper, no sugar, no milk... no breast implants?


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Jennifer Lopez Booty single cover art
Say What? Vogue Declares Butts Are the New Thing
By Cristina Arreola | 09/11/2014 - 16:01

We're officially living in the era of the big booty. Because Vogue said so. 


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Mattel Mexican Mariachi Barbie
Mattel Launches Second Mexican Barbie — But Is It Stereotypical?
By Cristina Arreola | 09/03/2014 - 11:12

Undeterred by their previous Mexican Barbie failure, Mattel has created a Mexican Barbie to


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Women's Equality Day: 6 Things We Still Need To Achieve
Women's Equality Day: 5 Things We Still Need To Achieve
By Cristina Arreola | 08/26/2014 - 15:54

Women's Equality Day falls on August 26, the anniversary of the day that the 19th Amendment gave women the right to vote.


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25 Signs You Grew Up Latino In Texas
25 Signs You Grew Up Latino In Texas
By Cristina Arreola | 06/02/2014 - 15:55

Growing up Latino in Texas was an experience unlike any other -- and one you wouldn't trade for the world.


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Lizzie Velasquez Kickstarter Video
8 Kickstarter Campaigns Worth Backing
By Cristina Arreola | 05/25/2014 - 10:00

When it comes to doing good in the world, it's hard to know what's the best use of your time, money and energy. Kickstarter launched as a way to help small projects -- everything from documentaries to novels to charity f


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10 Surprising Facts About Fertility
8 Surprising Facts About Fertility
By Cristina Arreola | 05/22/2014 - 15:04

How much do you know about fertility?


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8 Mexican Slang Words You Should Know
By Cristina Arreola | 05/05/2014 - 16:30

It's Cinco De Mayo, and we're celebrating all things Mexicano.


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