Meet Arturo Schomburg, an Afro-Puerto Rican Historian Called "the Father of Black History"
Meet Arturo Schomburg, an Afro-Puerto Rican Historian Called "The Father of Black History"
By Raquel Reichard | 02/03/2017 - 18:10

Happy Black History Month, mi gente. Yes, we at Latina are not subscribing to Donald Trump’s “African American History Month” rename that erases the contributions of Afro-Latinxs in the U.S. and across the globe.


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6 Latino Snack Box Subscription Boxes You Need in Your Life This Year
6 Latino Snack Subscription Boxes You Need in Your Life
By Barbara Gonzalez | 02/01/2017 - 15:42

We all have those snacks that we love from our native countries. Whether it's platano chips or Duvalín, when that craving hits, you're going to want to have some in stock. 


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WATCH: Meet the Latino Soldier Who Danced With Melania Trump at the Inaugural Ball
WATCH: Meet the Latino Soldier Who Danced With Melania Trump at the Inaugural Ball
By Barbara Gonzalez | 01/23/2017 - 17:55

Meet Jose Medina — the Latino soldier who danced with First Lady Melania Trump at the Inaugural Ball.


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President Barack Obama Pardons Oscar López Rivera After 36 Years in Prisons
President Barack Obama Commutes Oscar López Rivera's Sentence
By Raquel Reichard | 01/17/2017 - 16:56

Editor's Note: A previous version of this article stated that López Rivera had been pardoned. His sentence was actually commuted.


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Congressman Darren Soto Pushing Amendment for Puerto Rico Vote
Congressman Darren Soto Pushing Amendment for Puerto Rico Vote
By Raquel Reichard | 01/10/2017 - 12:19

Just hours after Darren Soto was sworn in, the first-ever Puerto Rican congressman from Florida proposed an amendment to allow


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13 Stories That Rocked the Latinx Community in 2016
11 Stories That Rocked the Latinx Community in 2016
By Raquel Reichard | 12/20/2016 - 16:40

It’s been a rough year to be Latinx.


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Watch Dominican Nail Artist Ami Vega Polish the Revolution on My Nails
Watch Dominican Nail Artist Ami Vega Polish the Revolution on My Nails
By Raquel Reichard | 12/15/2016 - 16:24

Dominican nail artist Ami Vega is proving femme is political.


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Calls for Oscar López Rivera's Freedom Intensify as President Obama Nears End of Presidency
Calls for Oscar López Rivera's Freedom Intensify as President Barack Obama Nears End of Presidency
By Raquel Reichard | 12/15/2016 - 11:34

With Donald Trump soon heading to the White House, people across the world are concerned that political prisoner Os


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How Puerto Rican Artist Lester Rey is Fighting PROMESA Through Music
How Puerto Rican Artist Lester Rey is Fighting PROMESA Through Music
By Raquel Reichard | 11/28/2016 - 15:00

Over the summer, amid financial and humanitarian crises in Puerto Rico, Congress passed PROMESA, the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act, which established a control board made up of se


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