By Sugey Palomares | 05/23/2013 - 10:31 | 0 Comments
A new Harvard University study suggests that it may be more difficult for Latinos to gather election information from voting officials. Political science graduate students Julie Faller, Noah Nathan and Ariel White discovered that local election officials were less likely to reply to emails signed with Spanish names. ...
By Dolores Prida | 11/06/2012 - 12:06 | 0 Comments
I haven't called myself a "girl" in a long time, but I'm so fired up about today's presidential election that I can't help singing along with Alicia Keys.
Most of all, I can't stop thinking about the girls on fire of a century ago--the suffragists, those women with plenty of ovarios who marched, got beaten, harassed, thrown in jail for...
By Samantha Leal | 11/01/2012 - 18:00 | 0 Comments
The voting age in Argentina dropped from 18 to 16 on Wednesday, which could help President Cristina Fernandez before the 2013 mi-term elections, reports Reuters.
Dozens of those opposed to the measure in the lower house...
By Samantha Leal | 10/24/2012 - 13:00 | 0 Comments
Two taxi services organized by the Utah Coalition of La Raza, the Mexican Civic Center and the "Pulso Latino" radio program will provide Latinos a free ride to the polls so that they can perform their civic duty, reports ...
By Viviana Hurtado | 09/13/2012 - 16:00 | 0 Comments
You could say that Hispanic Heritage Month (which is the only “celebration” that actually straddles two months – from mid-September to mid-October) started earlier this year, with the Democratic and Republican National Conventions. Rolling out San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro as the DNC keynote speaker and Florida...
By Viviana Hurtado | 01/05/2012 - 11:09 | 0 Comments
How many times have you heard, or even thought: “I’m not going to vote because...”
“I don’t have time.”
“My vote doesn’t count.”
“The candidates don’t reflect my views.”
In case anyone believes her vote doesn’t count, look at 2012 GOP Presidential nominee hopeful Rick...
By Mariela Rosario | 10/18/2011 - 15:30 | 0 Comments
Fergie arrived at The Clinton Foundation's A Decade Of Difference Gala at The Hollywood Palladium on October 14, 2011 in a one-shouldered blue and white Georges Chakra dress from the Spring 2011 Couture collection. She finished the look with sparkling silver pumps by Christian Louboutin.
We're not sure how we're feeling about the pop...
By Mariela Rosario | 09/07/2011 - 10:45 | 0 Comments
You helped us narrow the field to 15 covers, one from each year that Latina magazine has been published, and now it's your chance to vote for you very favorite cover of all time.
When Christy Haubegger first launched Latina magazine back in 1996, who could have ever guessed that the unknown starlet on the cover (...
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