This Latina Celebrates Feminists of Color Through Her Art Series
This Latina Celebrates Feminists of Color Through Her Art Series
By Raquel Reichard | 01/29/2016 - 16:51

Growing up, Angélica Becerra didn’t see Mexican-American women like herself represented much.


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Melanie Cervantes
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Melanie Cervantes
By Raquel Reichard | 01/20/2016 - 11:41

This week’s #WCW Melanie Cervantes carries on a century-long tradition of Latina rebeldes using art to empow


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TK Images of Graffiti Around the World That Will Give You Hope
14 Images of Graffiti Around the World That Will Give You Hope
By Raquel Reichard | 11/20/2015 - 17:50

From terrorist attacks in Beirut, Nigeria, Paris and Mali to the Central American and Syrian refugee crises, it’s easy to lose hope in humanity.


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8 Illustrations Show the Resilience of Trans Women of Color
8 Illustrations Show the Resilience of Trans Women of Color
By Raquel Reichard | 11/16/2015 - 16:16

With 22 transgender women murdered this year alone – 19 of whom women of color –


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5 illustrations Reimagining Sitcoms With Only People of Color
5 illustrations Reimagining Sitcoms With Only People of Color
By Raquel Reichard | 10/21/2015 - 17:45

Ever really enjoyed a show but hoped a writer would introduce a character of color into the drama?


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Artist Uses Paint to "Erase" the U.S.-Mexico Border
Artist Uses Paint to "Erase" the U.S.-Mexico Border
By Raquel Reichard | 10/20/2015 - 10:54

Artist Ana Teresa Fernández is "erasing" the U.S.-Mexico border by painting the fence that divides the two countries the color of the sky.


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Dia de los Muertos: 8 Stunning Pieces of Calavera Art
Dia de los Muertos: 8 Stunning Pieces of Calavera Art
By Cristina Arreola | 09/30/2015 - 13:08

With October on the horizon, it's time to start decorating your casita for the autumn season. That means swapping out cool blues and ivories for bold, brilliant oranges, reds and golds.


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This Comic Beautifully Illustrates The Life Of Frida Kahlo
This Comic Illustrated a Modern Interpretation of Frida Kahlo's Life
By Cristina Arreola | 09/22/2015 - 14:34

After suffering through a near-death experience as a teenager, comedy writer and cartoonist Sissy Biscuit found herself irrefuta


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15 Images That Illustrate What Life in Detention Centers is Really Like
15 Images That Illustrate What Life in Detention Centers is Really Like
By Raquel Reichard | 08/21/2015 - 16:52

Statistics, news reports, stories about someone’s friend’s cousin – all of these secondary references give us an incomplete and biased glimpse into the harrowing lives of those locked away in family detention ce


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Women Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Favianna Rodriguez
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Favianna Rodriguez
By Raquel Reichard | 06/17/2015 - 16:29

At Latina, we are excited to announce a new interview series called Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday, where we will feature badass Latina


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