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Latina Hosts First Google Hangout! Come Watch!
By Latina Staff | 01/28/2014 - 15:54

Have you ever wondered how Latina gets made? Well, here’s your chance to hear the process straight from the editors.


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National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: 10 Latinas Send Messages to Loved Ones
10 Latinas Send Messages to Loved Ones with Breast Cancer
By Amaris Castillo | 10/13/2011 - 12:11

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we asked Latina readers on our Facebook page to send a message to a loved one who is suffering or has suffered from breast cancer. The outpouring of stories was remarkably touching – we appreciate those who responded.

What to Watch for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: "Five"


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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: 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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Latina View: UPDATE Maybe Politicians Can Count on Your Vote?
Latina View: UPDATE Maybe Politicians Can Count on Your Vote?
By Galina Espinoza | 10/19/2010 - 14:27

When I wrote last week about registered Latino voters feeling apathetic about politics—so much so that many are saying they will not vote in the midterm elections next month—I received so


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The Jessica Alba Controversy
By Latina Staff | 02/28/2008 - 12:32

By Mimi Valdés Ryan

When the controversy surrounding Jessica Alba’s roots heated up last fall, we at Latina really wanted to get to the bottom of it. We wrote a passionate letter to Alba’s publicist requesting an interview. Our thinking was that she needed to address her latinidad instead of all these random quotes that may or may not be true.


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