About 7% of School Living In Fear Of Undocumented Parent Being Deported
About 7 Percent of School Children Have At Least One Undocumented Parent
By Barbara Gonzalez | 11/18/2016 - 11:31

According to a report from the Pew Research Center, 3.9


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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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These Elementary Students Made Sure Mexican-American History Was Included in Their Textbooks
These Elementary Students Made Sure Mexican-American History Was Included in Their Textbooks
By Raquel Reichard | 08/15/2016 - 10:03

Children are the future, and the fifth graders at California’s Bell Gardens Elementary School are proving we are in good hands. After learning about the Mexican Repatriation of the 1930s, and scratching their heads wondering why this part of history was conveniently left out of their textbooks, they took the issue to the state – and they won.


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Danny Trejo Speaks Up For Students After Racially Charged Brawl in LA School
Danny Trejo Speaks Up For Students After Racially Charged Brawl in LA School
By Raquel Reichard | 05/13/2016 - 09:59

Danny Trejo may be a fighter on the big screen, but in real life the actor is trying to stop the violence.


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Students Win a Fight to Wear 'Dump Trump' Shirts to School
High School Students Win Fight to Wear 'Dump Trump' Shirts to School
By Latina Staff | 05/05/2016 - 08:55

A group of high school students in California are taking a stand against Donald Trump's poisonous, xenophobic politics, donning “Dump Trump” t-shirts on campus to express their disapproval, but


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These Chicago Students are Trying to Fund Scholarships for Undocumented Kids
These Chicago Students Funded a $50,000 Scholarship for Undocumented Youth
By Raquel Reichard | 02/11/2016 - 12:08

“Never underestimate the power of a small group of committed people to change the world,” Margaret Mead once said, and a group of Latino students at Loyola University is bringing proof to the qu


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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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Mexican Students Attending College in New Mexico May Get Tuition Discounts
Mexican Students Attending College in New Mexico May Get Tuition Discounts
By Raquel Reichard | 01/19/2016 - 10:23

Have a prima in Mexico considering obtaining their bachelor’s degree in the U.S.?


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Colorado Principal Who Allegedly Forced Latino Students to Eat on Floor Resigns
Colorado Principal Who Allegedly Forced Latino Students to Eat on Floor Resigns
By Raquel Reichard | 08/24/2015 - 11:48

If there’s one thing Donald Trump taught us it’s that you don’t wanna mess with Latinos.


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New ‘Secret Lives of Americans’ Episode Shares Story of Undocumented Teen
New ‘Secret Lives of Americans’ Episode Shares Story of Undocumented Student
By Raquel Reichard | 06/19/2015 - 15:41

Like other protagonists on “Secret Lives of Americans,” a new documentary series on


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