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 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 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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Romeo from Aventura Addresses Sexuality Rumors
By Mariela Rosario | 12/09/2009 - 09:34

Girls may get giddy whenever Aventura comes to town, but all that female adoration seems to have done nothing to diminish the rumors surrounding lead singer Romeo, who has faced doubts about his sexuality for years.

On a recent visit to El Show de Cristina (aka our Latina Oprah) Romeo addressed the rumors head on, but in the process seemed to put down the entire LGBTQ community.


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Christina Aguilera's Naked Ambition
By Mariela Rosario | 10/13/2009 - 18:00

Anyone who has seen Christina Aguilera's music videos can tell you that the pint-sized songstress is comfortable with nudity. The ass-less leather chaps she rocked in "Dirrty" pretty much confirmed that. But in a recent interview, Aguilera opened up about all things naked.


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Exclusive: Michelle Rodriguez Opens Up About Her Sexuality
By Latina Staff | 04/15/2008 - 16:51

From the time she got Hollywood's attention as a tough teen with an attitude problem in 2000's Girlfight, Michelle Rodriguez has had people buzzing for another reason: is she, or isn't she? In spite of the rumors, slander and wild speculation, the sometimes reclusive, often explosive star has remained tight-lipped about her sexuality—until now. Michelle tells Latina.com why she has refused to answer questions about her love life in the past, and what she has to say to inquiring minds now.


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