Latina Style Wars boots
Real Latina Rocks Stylish Perfect-For-Fall Booties
By Ana Luisa Suarez | 10/04/2013 - 14:11

After a week full of home décor, we are back to asking for your fabulous fashion trends! This week’s edition of Latina Style Wars called for you to show off your favorite pair of booties! Now we’re having a hard time choosing a winner and an even harder time not running off to the mall to buy new ones for ourselves!


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Snooki for Dancing with the Stars
Commentary: Do You Consider Snooki a Latina?
By Jesus Trivino | 09/14/2013 - 10:00

Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi is back! The pint-sized Jersey Shore star is bringing her, ahem, talents to Dancing With the Stars, which premieres next Monday on ABC. Some of us here at Latina have mixed feelings about Snooks—is she down with us or isn’t she?


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Naya Rivera Latina Magazine October 2013 Hollywood Hot List Cover
Naya Rivera Covers Latina Magazine's October 2013 Hollywood Hot List Cover!
By Latina Staff | 09/03/2013 - 09:00

Glee star Naya Rivera tells Latina about her relationship with rapper Big Sean and outlines how she stays grounded while skyrocketing to fame in the October 2013 issue of Latina, which hits newsstands and Nook Newsstand on September 10, 2013.


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Legislators Vow to Protect Children Being Targeted by Sex Traffickers
Legislators Vow to Protect Children Being Targeted by Sex Traffickers
By Celia Fernandez | 08/09/2013 - 13:29

An estimated 20.9 million men, women and children are trafficked for commercial sex or forced labor around the world.

Of those 20.9 million 26 percent are children, according to the International Labour Organization.

Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard, CA-D, has reintroduced the Child Trafficking Victims Protection Act in order to protect vulnerable children at the border.


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Making Us Proud: Denisse Montalvan Changes Orphans' Lives With Jewelry Line
Making Us Proud: Denisse Montalvan Changes Orphans' Lives With Jewelry Line
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/07/2013 - 17:25

Denisse Montalvan -- a successful public relations professional who was born in Costa Rica and raised in Nicaragua -- is one Latina who is making us very proud!

Montalvan began making and selling jewelry to help her in paying for tuition and books while she was a student at California State University, Dominguez Hills.


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Lilia Martinez and husband with check from the Illinois Lottery
Chicago Latina Wins Lottery!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/31/2013 - 09:24

When Chicago resident Lilia Martinez walked into her local grocery store to buy a $1 lottery ticket, she never expected the great news that would soon be headed her way.


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Latina Texans Face Health Crisis
WATCH: Latina Texans Face Health Crisis
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/23/2013 - 16:52

The passing of the new Texas abortion law last week has left many women in the state feeling worried when it comes to reproductive health.

According to The Huffington Post, the restrictive abortion law is now forcing the community to be faced with several challenges.


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30 Latinas and Their Heritage
Think You Can Guess the Heritage of These Latina Stars? Think Again!
By Celia Fernandez | 07/13/2013 - 12:00

Do you know what Bella Thorne, Meagan Good and Snooki have in common? They are all Latinas, of course! But what exactly inform their backgrounds? We break down their heritage in a fun game we like to call, 'Guess Her Heritage!" Do any of these surprise you?


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Analouisa Valencia
Lesbian & Biracial Latina Beauty Queen Ready for South Carolina Pageant
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/09/2013 - 15:27

Her name is Analouisa Valencia. She is a biracial Latina, and she is being referred to by many as the new face of the south.

According to NBC Latino, Valencia will be making history next week as the first openly gay contestant to enter to win the title of Miss South Carolina.


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Real Latina Shows Off Her Bright Blue Eyeshadow
Real Latina Shows Off Her Bright Blue Eyeshadow
By Celia Fernandez | 06/21/2013 - 13:11

One of the hottest summer trends is bright and bold eye shadow. The neon blues, bright yellows and soft pinks can make anyone’s eyes go from drab to fab in an instant. This week’s Latina Style Wars is ALL about this gorgeous beauty trend.


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