WATCH: Things Dominicans Are Tired of Hearing
WATCH: Things Dominicans Are Tired of Hearing
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/06/2016 - 16:05

When you think of Dominicans, what normally comes to mind? Answer: Everything mentioned in this video.

 

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Salma Hayek Explains Why She's Playing a Lesbian Taco in 'Sausage Party'
Salma Hayek Explains Why She's Playing a Lesbian Taco in 'Sausage Party'
By Barbara Gonzalez | 08/11/2016 - 11:52

In the movie that many are calling "hilariously politically incorrect," "Sausage Party" has definitely piled on the stereotype of all stereotypes by casting


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Why do People Assume All Latinxs are Mexicans?
Why do People Assume All Latinxs are Mexicans?
By Raquel Reichard | 07/29/2016 - 13:21

If you’re a Latinx person in the United States, it’s likely that someone has referred to your ethnicity as Mexican, which is really a nationality and a cultural identity that may or may not have anything to do with your Latinidad. So why do folks always conflate the two? Flama's Lee Chin answers that question and more in this week’s episode of #AskFlama.


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10 Things You Should Know About Santeria
10 Things You Really Need to Know About Santería
By Geraldine Estevez | 05/04/2016 - 16:32

Santeria is often criticized, misunderstood and even mistaken for brujería, but the faith, which translates to "Way of the Saints," is actually an Afro-Caribbean religion.  Here are 10


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10 Latino Stereotypes We've Heard All Our Lives That Are Completely False
10 Latino Stereotypes We've Heard All Our Lives That Are Completely False
By Geraldine Estevez | 03/23/2016 - 15:16

You can spot it on people’s faces – that cringe-worthy moment when they’ve unintentionally highlighted one of those stereotypes we’re so sick of hearing.


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White Students at Elite Colleges Believe Stereotypes About Latinos, Study Finds
White Students at Elite Colleges Believe Stereotypes About Latinos, Study Finds
By Raquel Reichard | 01/26/2016 - 09:11

More proof that education doesn’t mean intelligence: Most white students at prestigious


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The Troubling Study Being Kept Away From the Eyes of U.S. Latinos
The Troubling Study Being Kept Away From the Eyes of U.S. Latinos
By Raquel Reichard | 06/22/2015 - 10:00

A 2012 study found that most non-Latinos have some unfavorable perceptions about U.S.


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Offensive Stock Photos
6 Offensive Stock Photos
By Latina Staff | 04/13/2015 - 16:47

Unfortunately, searching for Latino-themed stock photos can be a lesson in patience — particularly if you're searching for anything Mexican themed.


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ABC Tweets Offensive 'Fresh Off the Boat' Ad, Gets Tons of Flack
ABC Tweets Offensive 'Fresh Off the Boat' Ad, Gets Tons of Flack
By Cristina Arreola | 01/30/2015 - 10:55

Fresh Off The Boat, the first sitcom about an Asian American family in near two decades, has run into a huge controversy days before its debut.


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Stephanie Beatriz Says Playing a Badass Latina Can "Break Down Stereotypes"
Stephanie Beatriz Says Playing a Badass Latina Can "Break Down Stereotypes"
By Cristina Arreola | 12/15/2014 - 13:54

Stephanie Beatriz might star in a Golden Globe-winning comedy, but she takes her role as a badass Latina


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