This Brazilian Street Sweeper Has Been Labeled "Too Hot" For Her Job
This Brazilian Street Sweeper Has Been Labeled "Too Hot" For Her Job
By Cristina Arreola | 07/24/2015 - 15:42

Rita Mattos is an attractive, 24-year-old woman who lives in Rio de Janeiro.


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21 Things Latinas Secretly Think About Stereotypes On TV & Sofia Vergara
21 Things Latinas Secretly Think About Stereotypes On TV & Sofia Vergara
By Cristina Arreola | 07/07/2015 - 12:39

How do you really feel about Latinas on television?


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TK Movies That Tackle Stereotypes
13 Movies That Tackle Racial Stereotypes
By Nichole Fratangelo | 06/25/2015 - 13:10

While issues of race and discrimination are happening all around us, sometimes it's best to turn to the movie screen to help us understand such hard-hitting issues.


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The Troubling Study Being Kept Away From the Eyes of U.S. Latinos
The Troubling Study Being Kept Away From the Eyes of U.S. Latinos
By Raquel Reichard | 06/22/2015 - 10:00

A 2012 study found that most non-Latinos have some unfavorable perceptions about U.S.


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Offensive Stock Photos
6 Offensive Stock Photos
By Latina Staff | 04/13/2015 - 16:47

Unfortunately, searching for Latino-themed stock photos can be a lesson in patience — particularly if you're searching for anything Mexican themed.


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ABC Tweets Offensive 'Fresh Off the Boat' Ad, Gets Tons of Flack
ABC Tweets Offensive 'Fresh Off the Boat' Ad, Gets Tons of Flack
By Cristina Arreola | 01/30/2015 - 10:55

Fresh Off The Boat, the first sitcom about an Asian American family in near two decades, has run into a huge controversy days before its debut.


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Stephanie Beatriz Says Playing a Badass Latina Can "Break Down Stereotypes"
Stephanie Beatriz Says Playing a Badass Latina Can "Break Down Stereotypes"
By Cristina Arreola | 12/15/2014 - 13:54

Stephanie Beatriz might star in a Golden Globe-winning comedy, but she takes her role as a badass Latina


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Offensive Stereotypes In Hong Kong Textbooks Are Ridiculous
Offensive Stereotypes In Hong Kong Textbooks Are Ridiculous
By Latina Staff | 06/03/2014 - 11:28

A grade level textbook used in some Hong Kong has sparked controversy because of its ridiculously offensive use of stereotypes. 


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One Map Shows The Entire World In Stereotypes
One Map Shows The Entire World In Stereotypes
By Latina Staff | 05/29/2014 - 11:18

What's the one word that exemplifies Mexico? According to stereotypes, it's probably tacos.


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Lena Dunham and Cecily Strong in a jewelry party skit on SNL
'Saturday Night Live' Fails Latinas Again With Stereotypical Skit
By Cristina Arreola | 03/10/2014 - 11:59

Seriously, Saturday Night Live?


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