‘SNL’s' First Latina Isn't Winning the Crowd with Her Racist Tweeting
‘SNL’ Lands First Latina Castmate, But She Isn’t Winning the Crowd with Her Racist Tweeting
By Bianca Mendez | 09/23/2016 - 20:14

Melissa Villaseñor is already stirring controversy on Twitter.


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Skip These on Halloween: The 8 Most Offensive Costumes
Skip These on Halloween: The 8 Most Offensive Costumes
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/22/2016 - 11:51

Out of all of the creative costumes to pick from on Halloween, it'll never cease to confuse us why people decide to offensively take on the "identity" of other cultures for the holiday.


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Afro-Latina Facebook Live Recap
Afro-Latinas Discuss Identity on FB Live: Debunking 'Pelo Malo' & Uplifting Little Brown Girls
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/21/2016 - 09:24

As part of our Hispanic Heritage Month theme of "Enoughness," Latina hosted a Facebook Live conversation last week centering on the Afro-Latina experience. 


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Latino Rebels Posts Latinx West Virginia University Student's Letter On Prejudice Experienced On Campus
Latino Rebels Posts Latinx West Virginia University Student's Letter on Racism Experienced on Campus
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/15/2016 - 11:47

As more Latinxs pursue higher education in Predominantly White Institutions (PWIs), we hear more stories about the racism and prejudices they experience while trying to earn their degrees.


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What?! Lil Wayne Just Said There's No Such Thing as Racism
What?! Lil Wayne Just Said There's No Such Thing as Racism
By Raquel Reichard | 09/14/2016 - 11:13

Lil Wayne has white fans, and, according to him, that basically means that racism is over.


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Hundreds Gather in Texas to Protest Racist Mexican-American Studies Textbook
Hundreds Gather in Texas to Protest Racist Mexican-American Studies Textbook
By Raquel Reichard | 09/14/2016 - 10:18

Hundreds of demonstrators from across Texas gathered at Austin on Tuesday to protest a racist and inaccurate textbook on Mexican-American history that may hit high school classrooms next year.


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Texas High School Builds Wall for Donald Trump-Inspired Pep Rally
Texas High School Builds Wall for Donald Trump-Inspired Pep Rally
By Raquel Reichard | 09/13/2016 - 10:24

Texas’ Colleyville Heritage High School, one of the whitest and most affluent institutions in the area, held a Donald Trump-inspired pep rally before a game against the most diverse school in th


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Idaho Bus Driver Pours Water on Latino Student, Demanding He Speak English
Idaho Bus Driver Pours Water on Latino Student and Demands He Speak English
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/07/2016 - 17:11

Idaho's Northside Bus Company fired school bus driver Mary Black after she poured water on a student during a confrontation.


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Amy Schumer Slammed for Saying Men of Color Street Harass More than White Dudes
Amy Schumer Slammed for Saying Men of Color Street Harass More than White Dudes
By Raquel Reichard | 09/07/2016 - 11:59

Amy Schumer perpetuated another racist myth about men of color. 


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Que?! Maine Governor Paul LePage Calls Blacks & Latinos "the Enemy"
Que?! Maine Governor Paul LePage Calls Blacks & Latinos "the Enemy"
By Raquel Reichard | 08/29/2016 - 10:01

Maine Gov. Paul LePage isn't even trying to downplay his racism.


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