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10 Emojis All Latinos Are Waiting For
10 Emojis All Latinos Are Waiting For
By Cristina Arreola | 04/15/2014 - 16:21

If you've ever used an iPhone, you probably noticed that the Emoji keyboard is sorely lacking a few items.


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Pregnant woman at a clinic in Havana, Cuba
Cuba Cuts 100,000 Health Care Jobs
By Latina Staff | 04/09/2014 - 14:09

Cuban authorities have eliminated more than 100,000 jobs in health care, AP reports.


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Sign Language Deaf
10 Sign Language Signs Every Latino Should Know
By Cristina Arreola | 03/13/2014 - 14:43

You probably know how to say a few words in a number of different languages. Throughout our lifetimes, we pick up tidbits: how to say "Hello" in German, "Goodbye" in Japanese, or "Thank You" in French.


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Adidas Sexualized World Cup T-Shirts Promote Brazilian Stereotypes
Adidas World Cup T-Shirts Promote Brazilian Stereotypes
By Cristina Arreola | 02/25/2014 - 09:32

The head of the Brazilian tourism board blasted Adidas for marketing a


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Deisy Garcia and daughters
Woman And Two Children Murdered After NYPD Failed To Translate Police Report
By Cristina Arreola | 02/21/2014 - 09:59

A woman and her two children were brutally murdered by her ex-husband -- even after the woman submitted a police report to the NYPD, informing them that she feared for her life.


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Hollywood's Latino Problem: Vanity Fair, Jerry Seinfeld, And The Myth Of Meritocracy
Hollywood's Latino Problem: Vanity Fair, Jerry Seinfeld, And The Myth Of Meritocracy
By Fox News Latino | 02/07/2014 - 16:59

What a week. Just when I was recuperating from Lorne Michaels SNL’s Latino Problem, now it’s Vanity Fair and Jerry Seinfeld.


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An Ode to Vick’s VapoRub: 8 Surprising Uses For The Ointment
An Ode to Vick’s VapoRub: 8 Surprising Uses For The Ointment
By Cristina Arreola | 01/17/2014 - 13:13

Ah, the magic medicine. 


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New York Politicians Push To Grant Driver's Licenses To Undocumented Immigrants
By Cristina Arreola | 12/17/2013 - 14:55

Several New York politicians are pushing to allow undocumented immigrants to legally apply for driver’s licenses. 


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Commentary: How Unpaid Internships Affect the Latino Community
Commentary: How Unpaid Internships Affect the Latino Community
By Cristina Arreola | 11/02/2013 - 12:00

I grew up in an upper-middle class family in Texas, where I attended the best private Catholic schools from preschool until graduation. When it came to my education–and my dreams–my parents spared no expense. If I needed a new blazer for my debate tournament, they bought me three. If I needed a tutor for calculus, they handled it. When it came time to apply for colleges, they expected the best from me, and they did their part: dishing out cash for SAT tests, application fees, and campus tours. I was never asked to stay close to home or attend an in-state institution to save money.


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