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8 Problems People With Spanish Names Have
8 Problems People With Spanish Names Have

As Latinos, we often like to pass on our heritage through our food, our music, our culture — and, most importantly, our names. But, let's be real, while having a Spanish nombre is great, it comes with its own unique set of challenges. 
These are the eight problems that people with Spanish names have all experienced: 


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10 Challenges Women Face in Latin America That Will Leave You Shocked
The Challenges These Women Face in Latin America Will Totally Shock You

Latin American women — like mujeres across the globe — face structural and everyday discrimination and violence. As their Northern hermanas, we should recognize their struggle, not because they are victims in need of our saving, but rather because their stories need to be heard and their fight supported.


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8 Things Afro-Latinas Are Tired of Hearing
8 Things Afro-Latinas Are Tired of Hearing

It’s unfortunate to encounter others who express shock about your racial, ethnic, and/or cultural identity, so they make insensitive statements. Afro-Latinas (Latinas of the Black Diaspora), also known as Blatinas or Black Latinas have been ignored in the media for a long time. Moreover, they have not always been celebrated or acknowledged with the respect that they deserve, due to their physical appearance and the ignorance that exist about Afro-Latina identity. Check out 8 inappropriate things that people who identify as Afro-Latina are tired of hearing:


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The Cutest Last-Minute Dorm Buys – Get ‘Em Now!

It's almost time to head back to school! If you've been procrastinating on shopping, here are the cutest last-minute dorm buys you must get:


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This Ecuadorian City is a Must Visit — See Why!
This Ecuadorian City is a Must Visit — See Why!

Forget Machu Pichu or Rio de Janeiro...


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TK Things Every Latina Should Know About The Hobby Lobby Decision
6 Things Every Latina Should Know About The Hobby Lobby Decision

Last month, The Supreme Court of the United States ruled that family-owned corporations are not required to follow the contraceptive mandate of the Affordable Care Act because it violates a federal law which protects religious freedom. The controversial decision, split 5-4, sparked frenzied discussions and debates, with the loudest voices of dissent coming from the bench: all three women of the Supreme Court - Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena Kagan


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Summer Bucket List: TK Things to Do Before It Cools Down
Your Summer Bucket List: 20 Things to Do Before It Cools Down

Just before our eyes, summer has flown by and we're already looking ahead to Labor Day and the oncoming Fall season. But wait! Summer's not over yet, and there's still plenty of time to enjoy the warm weather and sunshine. We've taken inspiration from some of our favorite stars to compile the ultimate Summer Bucket List. From drinking a margarita at a baseball game like Mario Lopez to kissing your honey underwater like Bella Thorne, here are 20 things to do before it cools down:


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Powerful Mujeres: 6 Latinas in the White House

Think your voice is not represented in higher government? Thing again, because these ladies have your back. Meet the Latinas from all walks of life who are making things happen under the Obama Administration.


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10 Sexts Every Latina Should Know
10 Sexts Every Latina Should Know

A long, long time ago when I was a young and naive chica, I gave my number to a man that was a wee too young for me. Like, he couldn't buy me a drink, he was that young. What can I say? I was Latina.com's dating blogger and needed fodder? And I sure got it.


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Have Better Sex: TK Foods to Power Your Man’s Penis
Have Better Sex: 25 Foods to Power Your Man’s Penis

Keeping up a healthy sex life has just as much to do with your desire for each other as it has to do with your diet. 


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