Soledad O'Brien's Biggest Career Moves
Soledad O'Brien's 6 Biggest Career Moves
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/02/2013 - 16:36

We love our Latina magazine contributor Soledad O'Brien, and it seems we're not the only ones. The Cuban American broadcast journalist will be joining Al Jazeera America to produce long-form documentaries and appear as a special correspondent on the primetime newsmagazine America Tonight.


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Biracial Stars
15 Latino Stars You Never Knew Were Biracial
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/27/2013 - 16:20

Latinos come in all different shapes, sizes and colors. That's because we're one of the most racially mixed groups around. Some of us are black, others white and most of us are also Indio thanks to the Tainos, Incas, Aztecas and other native indians of our lands.

With all this in mind, we decided to scope out which Latino stars were biracial, and we came across these 15:


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Gina Torres
Happy Birthday, Gina Torres: The 20 Most Beautiful Afro-Latinas on the Planet!
By Lee Hernandez | 04/25/2013 - 10:55

Although she doesn't look a day over 30, the lovely Gina Torres is turning 43 today. And what better way to honor the stunning Cubana than by naming her one of our most beautiful Afro-Latina celebs on the planet!

Gina, we love you, you're beautiful (inside and out) and we're so proud to have you representing for Latinas in Hollywood. 

Without further ado -- and in honor of Gina's cumpleaños-- we proudly present the 20 Most Beautiful Afro-Latinas on the Planet. Happy birthday, Gina!


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Soledad O'Brien
Soledad O'Brien: Voting For Immigration Reform
By Soledad O'Brien | 04/12/2012 - 16:02

The lightning-rod issue—and what politicians plan to do about it—is a major concern for Latinos, regardless of their own residency status.

The sun struggles against the thick fog rolling in from the ocean as I go to air in Jacksonville, Fla. It’s the day after a Republican debate, and I am having breakfast at a beachside diner with political pundits on my CNN morning show, Starting Point. We’re discussing the critical role Latino voters will play in the Florida GOP primary.


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Happy Black History Month: The 50 Most Beautiful Afro-Latinos in Hollywood!
Happy Black History Month: The 50 Most Beautiful Afro-Latinos in Hollywood!
By Lee Hernandez | 02/27/2012 - 12:59

As Black History Month comes to an end, let's take a look once more at the Afro-Latinos we named "Most Beautiful" in 2012! 

6 Afro-Latinas Who Are Changing the World!


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Soledad O'Brien
Soledad O'Brien Explores Education in America for CNN & Latina Magazine
By Mariela Rosario | 05/06/2011 - 17:00

CNN anchor and special correspondent Soledad O’Brien has joined Latina magazine as a contributing editor with a quarterly magazine column highlighting the social and cultural issues affecting Latinos. Her new column, Beyond the Numbers, debuts in the June-July 2011 issue with a column exploring education in the United States. In the column she profiles Maria Castro, a brilliant young Latina student who is smart, talented and ambitious but still finds the educational system is failing her.


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Meet Our New Contributors!
Meet Our New Contributors!
By Stacey Rivera | 03/16/2011 - 13:30

We are very excited to announce that Latina is adding to our family! Joining our existing contributors Natalie Morales and Lynda Lopez are: 

CNN anchor and special correspondent Soledad O’Brien as contributing editor with a quarterly magazine column highlighting the social and cultural issues affecting Latinos.  Her new column, ‘Beyond the Numbers,’ will debut in the June-July 2011 issue.


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