Colorado Waitress Writes Anti-Mexican Message on Customer's Receipt
Colorado Waitress Writes Anti-Mexican Message on Customer's Receipt
By Raquel Reichard | 08/25/2015 - 09:57

Has anti-Latino racism struck Colorado again?


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Eric Ochoa Growing Up Mexican American Videos
Eric Ochoa's Funniest Videos About Growing Up Mexican-American
By Cristina Arreola | 08/24/2015 - 16:17

Eric G.


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Exclusive: Julieta Venegas on ‘Algo Sucede,’ Domestic Violence & Latinidad
EXCLUSIVE: Julieta Venegas on ‘Algo Sucede,’ Domestic Violence & Latinidad
By Jesus Trivino | 08/22/2015 - 11:00

Julieta Venegas is a Latin music treasure. The Mexican singer’s signature earthy, Latin American vibe permeates throughout her seventh album, Algo Sucede. It’s especially evident on her lead single, “Ese Camino,” a song about how childhood memories stay with us for life. Here, Venegas speaks about her new album, domestic violence in Latin America and the future of Latinos.


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EXCLUSIVE: Meet the Latina Fighting for Immigrants' Rights, Raw-G
EXCLUSIVE: Meet the Latina Fighting for Immigrants' Rights, Raw-G
By Raquel Reichard | 08/03/2015 - 15:52

Born and raised in Guadalajara, Mexico, Gina Madrid, aka Raw-G, learned English by translating hip-hop lyrics from Public Enemy, The Fugees and Tupac


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11 Times Companies Have Appropriated Latin American Culture
11 Times Companies Have Appropriated Latin American Culture
By Raquel Reichard | 06/24/2015 - 09:18

A small community of indigenous Mexican women is considering legal action against French designer Isabel Marant for a top that bears a striking res


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Take A Peek Inside Frida Kahlo's Closet
By Cristina Arreola | 05/08/2015 - 14:19

Following Frida Kahlo's death in 1954, her husband, Diego Rivera, placed her personal belongings i


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Latina On the Street: Cinco de Mayo Edition!
Latina On the Street: Cinco de Mayo Edition!
By Jesus Trivino | 05/05/2015 - 18:03

In honor of the Battle of Puebla (that's right, it's not Mexican Independence Day), Latina on the Street hit up Tequila Sunrise in Bayside, NY to quiz the public on Mexican trivia.


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7 Facts About Cinco De Mayo You Probably Never Knew
7 Facts About Cinco De Mayo You Probably Never Knew
By Cristina Arreola | 05/05/2015 - 15:44

CInco De Mayo has earned quite a reputation.


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Nylon Is Selling Cinco De Mayo Clothing — No, Really!
Nylon Is Selling Cinco De Mayo Clothing — No, Really!
By Cristina Arreola | 04/28/2015 - 14:03

And so it begins...


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The University of Texas at Brownsville Offers a Class in Mexican Witchcraft
The University of Texas at Brownsville Offers a Class in Mexican Witchcraft
By Cindy Casares | 04/16/2015 - 12:00

I recently came across this incredible video of a University of Texas at Brownsville anthropology professor examining a found box of items allegedly compiled to create a destruction spell throug


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