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Same Word, Different Meanings! 7 Spanish Terms To Think Twice Before Saying
Same Word, Different Meanings! 7 Spanish Terms to Use Wisely
By Latina Staff | 04/18/2015 - 10:00

Better think twice: some of these Spanish words mean something completely innocent in one country — and something vulgar in another.


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Latina on the Street: Misogyny at Coachella
Latina On the Street: Misogyny at Coachella
By Jesus Trivino | 04/17/2015 - 17:02

In this week's edition of Latina on the Street, we ask the public about a Coachella Festival attendee sporting a t-shirt that read, "Eat Sleep Rape Repeat."


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6 Things Men Have Said That Make Women Cringe
6 Things Men Have Said That Make Women Cringe
By Nichole Fratangelo | 04/17/2015 - 13:52

It's no secret that men and women don't always see eye-to-eye. We fight with our significant others, bicker with family members, or have a difference of opinion with co-workers.


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Texas Legislator Says, We Need Less Latinos In Political Positions
Austin Immigrant Affairs Appointee Says We Need Less Latinos in Political Positions
By Cindy Casares | 04/15/2015 - 13:00

A woman recently appointed to the City of Austin’s Commission on Immigrant Affairs, a group that advises the city council on, “issues of common conce


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Aaron Hernandez Verdict
Aaron Hernandez Found Guilty of First Degree Murder
By Cristina Arreola | 04/15/2015 - 10:54

Aaron Hernandez has been found guilty of first degree murder for killing Odin Lloyd in June 2013. 


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Here's Why One Utah School Board Member Decided To Wear A Sombrero To Meetings
Here's Why One Utah School Board Member Decided to Wear a Sombrero to Meetings
By Cristina Arreola | 04/14/2015 - 12:19

Michael Clára, a school board member in Salt Lake City, believes his fellow elected school board officials have unfairly discriminated against him because he is the only Hispanic member of the b


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Self-Described Redneck Calls Out White People: "We've Got An Evil White Supremacy In This Culture"
Self-Described Redneck Calls Out White People: "We've Got An Evil White Supremacy In This Culture"
By Cristina Arreola | 04/14/2015 - 11:04

A self-described "redneck" who goes by the pseudonym Dixon D. White posted a YouTube video that has taken the Internet by storm. In the video titled "I'm a redneck and I love America," he frankly and honestly discusses institutionalized racism and the culture of white privilege.

 

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Offensive Stock Photos
6 Offensive Stock Photos
By Latina Staff | 04/13/2015 - 16:47

Unfortunately, searching for Latino-themed stock photos can be a lesson in patience — particularly if you're searching for anything Mexican themed.


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TV Anchor Assues Joaquin Castro Cuban American
Awkward! Rep. Joaquin Castro Corrects Anchor Who Called Him Cuban American
By Cristina Arreola | 04/13/2015 - 10:22

FYI, not all Latinos have roots in the same country. 


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Americas Brown People New Whites
Are America's Brown People Tomorrow's Whites?
By Shirley Velasquez | 04/11/2015 - 10:00

When 20-year-old Marie Robles sat at her kitchen table one morning in 2010 to fill out the U.S. census form, she thought the process was going to be a snap.


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