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4 Poems by a Young Lord to Awaken Your Latino Pride
4 Poems by Young Lord Felipe Luciano to Awaken Your Latino Pride

It’s interesting to see that “what is a Latino?” continues to be a hot topic. Of course, we know being Latino means being a mixture of beautiful cultures—some of us speak Spanish, some of us don’t, some of us were born in the U.S., some of us were not.


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8 Memes You'll Understand If You Have a Dominican Mom
8 Memes You'll Understand If You Have a Dominican Mom

Dominican mom are certainly a breed of their own. We all know the fear that comes into us when we hear our Dominican mami calling us and we don't respond that's why some of these memes will have you cracking up. 

RELATED: 10 Things Dominicans Do that Americans Might Find Weird


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Last-Minute Gift Ideas for Mother's Day
11 Last-Minute Gift Ideas for Mother's Day

Haven't bought mami a gift yet? Not to worry! Here are some cool ideas to celebrate the #1 lady in your life! 

PLUS: 8 Celebs Reveal Their #1 Beauty Secret Passed Down From Mami


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Celebrating the Fiestas Patronales Throughout Latin America
How 5 Latin American Countries Celebrate the Fiestas Patronales

A fiesta patronal is a celebration of the patron saint of a city. The tradition, which lasts a few days, is based on the Catholic calendar. Although similar throughout Latin America, each country adds its own flavor. Here’s what five of those patron saint festivals look like!

MORE: 10 Saints Latinos Pray To & What They Represent


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10 Things You Should Know About Santeria
10 Things You Really Need to Know About Santería

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 things you need to know about Santería to part ways with all the misconceptions

MORE: 10 Saints Latinos Pray to and What They Represent


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7 Short Videos Celebrating Mexico's Indigenous Languages
7 Short Videos Celebrating Mexico's Indigenous Languages

While Donald Trump might associate Spanish-speaking with Mexico, the Latin American country actually boasts as many as 68 indigenous languages and 364 dialects. These idiomas, however, are under constant risk of extinction, as the legacy of colonialism in Mexico continues to elevate forced European languages, mostly Spanish and English, over the lenguas of its ancestors.


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TK Ways Latina & Italian Moms Are Exactly the Same
5 Ways Latina & Italian Moms Are Exactly the Same

Chances are, where there is a Latino, there is an Italian right by his or her side.

The Latino and Italian cultures bear striking resemblance — in particular, when it comes to how mami runs the household. Ahead, we're bridging the gap between #ShitItalianMomsSay and #ShitLatinaMomsSay.

MORE: Are These Celebs Latino or Italian?


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TK Podcasts for the Millennial Latina
7 Podcasts for the Millennial Latina

Chicas, it's time to turn those headphones up – but this time, not to jam out to bachata.

Instead, be the most educated, culture-laden millennial on the block with the fun podcasts ahead. 


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10 Renown Saints Throughout Latin America and What They Represent
10 Saints Latinos Pray to and What They Represent

There are a whopping 10,000 Roman Catholic saints, and each one holds individual meaning. Here are 10 of the saints you probably saw your abuelos praying to and what they represent.  

MORE: 12 Signs You Suffer From Catholic Guilt


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5 Things I Learned From Staying at An All-Inclusive Resort
5 Things We Learned From Staying at An All-Inclusive Resort

Can you feel the heat? Maybe not, but I sure can. Let me explain...

I've just returned from a beautiful few days in Cancun, Mexico, where I posted up at the Hyatt Ziva and Hyatt Zilara resorts. Aside from tanlines, I gathered a few other snippets of information that I'd like to share with my fellow travelers.


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