Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Lorena Olvera
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Lorena Olvera
By Raquel Reichard | 04/20/2016 - 17:47

This week’s #WCW Lorena Olvera wants to talk about sexo, and as a sex educator, therapist and media-maker, t

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What It Means To Be Demisexual
What Does It Mean To Be Demisexual? Let Us Explain
By Sujeiry Gonzalez | 12/04/2015 - 10:35

Here's another word to add to your arsenal of inclusive terms about sexual orientation: demisexual.

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I’m So Pretty! Oh So Pretty! That I’m Straight
The Crazy Reason Beautiful Women Are More Likely To Identify As Straight
By Sujeiry Gonzalez | 08/28/2015 - 16:55

A sexy mujer struts by an hombre, and he says, “Cree que es la última Coca Cola en el desierto!” (In

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Va-Va-Bullshit: How Latina 'Sexy' Stereotypes Affect Asexual Latinas
Va-Va-Bullshit: How Latina 'Spicy & Sexy' Stereotypes Affect Asexual Latinas
By Raquel Reichard | 11/03/2014 - 15:25

It’s no surprise that in the U.S. landscape, Latinas are still seen as hot, hypersexual women with copious fertility and uncontrolled reproduction.

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10 Things You Never Knew About Masturbation That Will Shock You!
10 Things You Never Knew About Masturbation That Will Shock You!
By Jill Pankow | 05/16/2014 - 11:50

No, you do not need a man—at least not to find pleasure in the bedroom. Masturbation is that taboo “m” word that nobody wants to talk about, but maybe they should start!

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Michelle Rodriguez at a Turbo press event
Michelle Rodriguez Comes Out as Bisexual!
By Samantha Leal | 10/01/2013 - 15:30

After years of speculation on her sexuality, Michelle Rodriguez has finally given fans an answer. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, the 35-year-old Fast & Furious star admits to understanding why her fans would be curious. 

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WATCH: Mario Lopez & Naya Rivera Join Forces in Anti-LGBT Bullying PSA
By Amaris Castillo | 10/14/2011 - 15:31

In a new Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) PSA campaign, Mario Lopez and Naya Rivera speak out against bullying gay and transgender youth. The Mexican American actor and Puerto Rican actress join a diverse group of celebrities in the campaign titled Amplify Your Voice!

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Michelle Rodriguez
Michelle Rodriguez Directly Addresses Her Sexuality
By Mariela Rosario | 03/10/2011 - 11:15

Michelle Rodriguez opened up at the recent premiere of her upcoming alien thriller Battle: Los Angeles and directly addressed the questions that have surrounded her sexuality for years. Many media outlets have speculated that the actress was a lesbian and she was linked back in 2006 to her Bloodrayne costar Kristanna Loken.

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Self-Made Woman: A Transgender Latina Tells Her Story
By Latina Staff | 05/07/2010 - 12:30

As told to Damarys Ocaña

Sometimes I think that women don’t appreciate their bodies, themselves and their own power enough. I know, because as a transgender woman, my female body has been 15 years in the making. I’ve worked extremely hard to build what you have been born with.

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Seven Year Old Samba Queen Stirs Controversy in Brazil
By Mariela Rosario | 02/09/2010 - 13:54

Some people are up in arms about a recent report that the Viradouro samba school has selected seven-year-old Julia Lira to be their Queen for the huge annual Carnival parade in the Sambodromo. Julia's father, Marco Lira, is the owner of the samba school and her mother, Monica Lira, is a police official. Both parents think it is totally acceptable for their daughter to take on the role, even though it is normally reserved for women in their late teens and twenties.

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