Uruguay Abortion Protest
Uruguayans to Vote on Abortion Law
By Amaris Castillo | 06/24/2013 - 18:23

Uruguay’s abortion law was challenged on Sunday. According to the Huffington Post, opponents of the most liberal abortion law in South America were unable to attract enough votes in a consultation ballot to force a national referendum on repealing it.


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America Ferrera Half the Sky India Sex Trade
WATCH: America Ferrera Examines India's Sex Trade for 'Half the Sky'
By Sugey Palomares | 10/02/2012 - 13:00

America Ferrera explores human trafficking and the sex trade in India for the second part premiere of Half The Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide on PBS.


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Inspiring Latina: Mountain Climber Georgina Miranda is Taking Her Passion to New Heights!
By Mariela Rosario | 04/28/2008 - 13:37

Born to a Salvadureño dad and Nicaragüense mom, Georgina Miranda was the first in her family to be born here in the US. She never set out to be a hero, however, after reading about the horrors faced by women in the Congo and Uganda she felt that she had to do something to try to help.


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