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TK Things You Would (Mostly Always) Find In a Latin Bodega
10 Things You Will (Almost Always) Find In a Latin Bodega
By Amaris Castillo | 05/15/2013 - 16:31

Bodega. Colmado. Latin market. Whatever your preferred term is, I'm sure you have probably frequented a Latin grocery store at some point in your life.


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Birth, Death, Rebirth
Birth, Death, Rebirth: A Thank You To Those Who Prayed for My Baby Daughter
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 04/29/2013 - 14:26

Her name is Elizabeth Artemis Arrow. She was born November 6 and she’s alive and well. To the many of you who prayed for my baby daughter and emailed me your well wishes: Thank you. They sustained me.


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WATCH: What is it Like to Be Both 'Black and Latino'?
WATCH: What Is It Like to Be Both 'Black and Latino'?
By Jill Pankow | 02/27/2012 - 11:38

With Black History Month drawing to a close, we are questioning just what it means to be both black and Latino in today’s world, and we’re not the only ones.  People at NBC’s cable network aimed at young Latinos, mun2, took it upon themselves to get to the heart of this topic.


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Latina View: Lessons Learned From 15 Years of Jennifer Lopez
Latina View: Lessons Learned From 15 Years of Jennifer Lopez
By Galina Espinoza | 09/12/2011 - 15:06

In 1996, the first issue of Latina magazine hit newsstands featuring a then-little-known Jennifer Lopez on the cover.

Fifteen years later, Jennifer Lopez is not only a global superstar, she is also one of the biggest, most bankable brands in show business, with accomplishments that range from being the first woman to have both a film and an album at number one in the same week, to being crowned the "World's Most Beautiful Woman."


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LATINA VIEW: Still Waiting for Our Halle Berry Moment
By Galina Espinoza | 01/25/2011 - 11:51

When I was a little girl, the Oscars were one of the few shows my parents allowed me to stay up past my bedtime to watch. And, oh, did I watch! I loved everything about the Academy Awards—the stars, the dresses, the movies—and it’s a love affair that has continued right up until today.


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LATINA VIEW: How President Obama Can Reach Hispanics
LATINA VIEW: How President Obama Can Reach Hispanics
By Galina Espinoza | 01/20/2011 - 15:45

When President Obama takes to the podium next week and delivers his annual State of the Union address, he will be trying to rally a country that, politically, needs Latinos more than ever before.

According to an analysis of 2010 U.S. Census data conducted earlier this month by the Pew Hispanic Center, a record 20.1 million of the 48.4 million Hispanics in this country are now eligible to vote. And our numbers are growing faster in the states (such as Florida and Nevada) that, based on the Census, will be getting additional seats in Congress.


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5 Reasons You Should Pick up the February Issue of LATINA!
By Mariela Rosario | 01/06/2011 - 11:00

Catch up with Editorial Director Galina Espinoza as she shares five reasons you should run, not walk, to the newsstands to pick up the February issue of Latina magazine—on sale January 11th!


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Latina is Turning 15 Next Year!
By Latina Staff | 12/16/2010 - 16:00

Yes, it’s our own Quince Años and we want to know about the first time you saw Latina!

Where did you see the magazine? What did you think? How did it make you feel seeing a magazine that spoke to you? We want to know!


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LATINA VIEW: We Sent an Election Day Message, but Will Politicians Hear Us?
LATINA VIEW: We Sent an Election Day Message, but Will Politicians Hear Us?
By Galina Espinoza | 11/09/2010 - 12:00

It has been a week since the polls closed on this year’s mid-term elections, and during that time pundits have talked about everything from the amount of money spent collectively on federal campaigns (nearly $4 billion, a record), to the number of political ads that aired on TV (more than 1.4 million in October, an all-time high), to, oh right, what the results might mean for America (in a nutshell: we voted for “change,” whatever that means).


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