Latina Staff Connie Chavez Ancestry DNA
Ancestry DNA Confirmed That I'm a Global Citizen
By Connie Chavez | 10/18/2016 - 16:20

Growing up, I never fathomed the idea that I might be made up of different cultures. Never. Not once.

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Ancestry Traced My DNA Back To My Roots
How This Afro-Latina Coped with Feeling Betrayed by Her Own DNA
By Barbara Gonzalez | 10/13/2016 - 11:09

I haven't always been so proud of my Afro-Latinx roots.

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Latina Staff Priscilla Rodriguez Ancestry DNA
My Ancestry DNA Results Explain Exactly Why They Couldn't Place Me in a Box
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/07/2016 - 13:35

Dominicana soy... Wait, I'm also Puerto Rican — pa' que lo sepas! But wait, there's more? Lots more?!

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Essay: I’m a Proud Incan, Italian, Greek and Irish Latino
I Had My DNA Tested by Ancestry and It Proves Latinos are Truly Global Citizens
By Jesus Trivino | 10/06/2016 - 17:35

The first time you meet me, you’ll probably say, “Wow, that Latino chubby guy is so sweet and hilarious!” You’d be blind to not include “Latino” in describing me because well, I fit your idea of what a Latino sh

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“She Must Be Mixed:” Ancestry Tested My DNA And I Have Roots In Part of the World
“She Must Be Mixed!” Ancestry Tested My DNA and I Have Roots in Every Part of the World
By Jada Gomez | 10/06/2016 - 14:30

What are you? This question has followed me for my entire life. At times, I have been deconstructed by classmates or even people in passing. Most of the time, people are just curious.

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Join Us For A Facebook Live As Latina Staff Uncovers Our Roots With AncestryDNA
Join Us for a Facebook Live as Latina's Staff Uncovers Their Roots with Ancestry DNA Tests
By Barbara Gonzalez | 10/05/2016 - 17:05

While many of us take great pride in our Latin roots, we are still left wondering: Where do we come from?

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LGBTQ Latinxs Discuss Identity on Fb Live: Coming Out, Discrimination, Intersectionality & More
LGBTQ Latinxs Discuss Identity on Fb Live: Coming Out, Discrimination, Intersectionality & More
By Raquel Reichard | 09/26/2016 - 16:01

In keeping up with our theme of "enoughness" this Hispanic Heritage Month, our second Facebook Live discussion centered on the experiences of LGBTQ Latinxs.

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Join Us For Our Facebook Live On the LGBTQ+ Latinx Experience With Gabe Gonzalez and Stefanie Rivera
Join Our Facebook Live on the LGBTQ+ Latinx Experience with Gabe Gonzalez & Stefanie Rivera
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/21/2016 - 16:50

As we continue our conversation about "Enoughness" this Hispanic Heritage Month, this week we'll be touching on some very important intersections of our identity: gender and sexual orientation. 

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Afro-Latina Facebook Live Recap
Afro-Latinas Discuss Identity on FB Live: Debunking 'Pelo Malo' & Uplifting Little Brown Girls
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/21/2016 - 09:24

As part of our Hispanic Heritage Month theme of "Enoughness," Latina hosted a Facebook Live conversation last week centering on the Afro-Latina experience. 

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Jenna Ortega Discusses Heritage and Being Part of a Big Family
WATCH: Jenna Ortega Discusses Her Latina Heritage and Being Part of a Big Family
By Bianca Mendez | 09/17/2016 - 15:53

Jenna Ortega is super proud of her Latina roots. 

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