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UPDATE: The Financial Crisis & What It Means For You
By Mariela Rosario | 09/30/2008 - 15:24

UPDATE: A revised version of the Bailout bill was passed by the Senate on Wednesday evening and by the House Friday afternoon. President Bush signed the bill into law almost as soon as it was passed.


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Latino Politician Resigns Over Racist Remarks
By Mariela Rosario | 09/30/2008 - 11:28

Embattled Republican politician Fernando de Baca resigned yesterday amid allegations that he had injected racial politics and bigotry into the current presidential election. De Baca, chairman of the Republican Party in Bernalillo County, New Mexico was quoted on the BBC Blog Talking America as saying Hispanics "won't vote for a Black president".


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In This Corner: Hillary Clinton vs. Sarah Palin
By Mariela Rosario | 09/26/2008 - 11:31

In This Corner: Hillary Clinton vs. Sarah Palin

It was the VP selection that rocked this country’s presidential race. John McCain’s selection of Sarah Palin as his running mate definitely shook things up. Perhaps it was a decision made to draw Clinton supporters away from Obama’s camp, or maybe McCain chose her to energize the traditionally more conservative base of the Republican party. Who knows?


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The Kid Vote
By Mariela Rosario | 09/22/2008 - 13:03


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Inspiring Latina: Marisol Becerra Fights Against the Industrial Polluters
By Mariela Rosario | 09/19/2008 - 15:38

How did you first become interested in environmental issues?


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Crisis in Bolivia
By Mariela Rosario | 09/19/2008 - 15:36

Bolivia has the second largest natural gas reserves in South America, which are located in the eastern region. The opposition centers around these energy-rich regions and is calling for greater autonomy and control over their natural gas revenues.


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Latina.com Exclusive: Q&A with Patti Solis-Doyle
By Mariela Rosario | 09/19/2008 - 10:58

How does it feel to have started out with Hilary Clinton's campaign and now be working for Obama's during what turned out to be a very contentious primary season?


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Inspiring Latinas: The Sanchez Sisters, First Siblings in Congress
By Mariela Rosario | 09/04/2008 - 10:58

To learn more about the Sanchez Sister's story be sure to pick up their new book, Dream in Color, out right now in paperback.


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15-Year-Old Fears Deportation To A Country She Never Called Home
By Mariela Rosario | 07/14/2008 - 13:15

She's only 15, but Allie Mulvihill is worried about much more than getting her driver's license or what she's going to wear to prom. This young Latina fears she may be seperated from the only family she has ever known and forced to return to a country she hasn't seen in 13 years.


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