5 Reasons You Should Replace "Latino" with "Latinx"
5 Reasons You Should Replace "Latino" with "Latinx"
By Raquel Reichard | 04/19/2016 - 15:52

With growing usage of the word "Latinx" has come increased opposition to it.


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This Sexist 1930s Article About Frida Kahlo is Going to Piss You Off
This Sexist 1930s Article About Frida Kahlo is Going to Piss You Off
By Raquel Reichard | 04/13/2016 - 09:15

Crack your knuckles and bring out the Vaseline, ‘cause you’re going to want to punch something after reading this: More than 80 years ago, when Mexican painter


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A Mexican Police Chief Hired Female Police Officers Based on How "Hot" They Were
A Mexican Police Chief Hired Female Police Officers Based on How "Hot" They Were
By Raquel Reichard | 04/12/2016 - 11:42

Today in news that's going to make you scream "ay dios mio," female police officers in the Mexican city of Querétaro filed complaints last week that they were subjected to "attractiveness" tests as part


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This is Why It Costs More to be a Woman
This Video Shows Why it Costs More to be a Woman
By Raquel Reichard | 04/06/2016 - 16:45

Being a lady ain’t easy. Not only do we, on average, make less than men, but products that are catered to muchachas also cost more than similar (or identical) male-branded items.


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Acapulco Mexico Sexist Police Force
Acapulco's All-Female Police Force Requires Women To Be "Young" And "Pretty"
By Latina Staff | 03/02/2016 - 11:56

In a blatant display of sexism, the city of Acapulco, Mexico, has launched the nation's first all-female police force. The catch?


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Producer Tweets Character Descriptions to Prove a Point About Sexism Hollywood
Producer Tweets Character Descriptions to Prove a Point About Sexism in Hollywood
By Raquel Reichard | 02/11/2016 - 11:27

Film producer Ross Putman's Twitter account is making a major point about sexism in Hollywood.


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Female Characters in Disney Princess Movies Talk Less Than Men
Female Characters in Disney Princess Movies Talk Less Than Men
By Raquel Reichard | 01/27/2016 - 16:12

A new study is analyzing how much women and men talk in Disney princess films, and even in películas that are marketed to


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This White Guy is an Expert in Writing Books that Degrade Latinas
This Sexist & Racist White Guy Writes Books that Degrade Latinas
By Raquel Reichard | 01/27/2016 - 10:50

Last year, the Latina team received a book called “Why Latinas Get the Guy,” which author Joe Bovino describes as “a no-BS guide to understanding the allure of Latin-American women and


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#WomenNotObjects: Video Tells Advertisers Not to Objectify Women
#WomenNotObjects: Video Tells Advertisers Not to Objectify Women
By Raquel Reichard | 01/26/2016 - 14:26

Advertising executive Madonna Badger wants to change the way ads represent women – and she’s starting a video and social media campaign to make that happen.


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Watch: A Constuction Worker Tells His Woman Superior to 'Go to the Kitchen'
Watch: A Construction Worker Tells His Woman Superior to 'Go to the Kitchen'
By Raquel Reichard | 01/26/2016 - 14:11

Another day, another video of a social experiment going viral to highlight sexism in Western culture.


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