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10 Ways Hillary Clinton is Nothing Like Our Abuelas
10 Ways Hillary Clinton is Nothing Like Our Abuelas

Latinos are unimpressed with Hillary Clinton’s hispandering.
On Tuesday, the Democratic frontrunner’s campaign published an advertisement listing “7 things Hillary Clinton has in common with your abuela,” and Latino twitter exploded in outrage, defending their abuelitas from an unlikely, and for some offensive, comparison.


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10 People Who Tried to Bring Latinos Down in 2015
10 People Who Tried to Bring Latinos Down in 2015

Latinos were the political punching bag of 2015. But the anti-Latino racism and xenophobia this year didn’t just come from the presidential campaign trail or local and state politicians – far from it.
Here are some of the entertainers, athletes, business people, media commentators and politicos who tried (and failed!) to bring Latinos down this año.
MORE: 20 Celebrities Who Used Their Voice for Latinos in 2015


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10 Examples of Light Skin Privilege in the Latino Community
11 Examples of Light Skin Privilege in the Latino Community

While terms like “Latino” and “Hispanic” aim to lump people of Latin American and Spanish Caribbean descent together, many of us are of different racial, national, language, cultural and historical identities, meaning that despite the fact that we all check "Latino" on forms and surveys, our experiences as Latinos in the U.S. are not identical to one another – for some of us, there are actually more differences than similarities.


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5 Tips For Dating Outside Your Religion
5 Tips For Dating Outside Your Religion

I was raised Catolica. Now as an adult, I consider myself a spiritual person and a non-practicing Catholic. Luckily, my boyfriend/baby daddy is just like me: he believes in God, but he isn’t religious. So it works out.

But, what if your significant other doesn’t believe in God at all? Or, what if they practices a different religion altogether? What is the impact on your relationship, familia and kids? Here is what it’s really like to date outside your religion:


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The Most Shocking Sex Controversies Of 2015
The Most Shocking Sex Controversies Of 2015

2015 was a whirlwind. I began my tenure as Latina’s love and sex expert and even grabbed some girl booty at a sex toy shop. My little adventures, however, don’t compare to some of this year’s biggest sex scandals. 

To commemorate the end of another año, here are the most shocking sex controversies of 2015: 


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Latino v. Hispanic: The Craziest Memes To Hit The Internet
Latino v. Hispanic: The Craziest Memes To Hit The Internet

The debate over the words "Hispanic" and "Latino" (and occasionally, "Spanish") remains one of the most contentious in Latin American and American history. How can we respectfully and accurately describe a large group comprised of people of different cultures and different nations of origin?
Most agree that "Hispanic" refers to people of Spanish-speaking origin, which includes Spain but excludes Brazil, and "Latino" refers to anyone of Latin American origin, which includes Brazilians at the exclusion of Spaniards. 


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5 Foods That Wreak Havoc On Your Skin
5 Foods That Wreak Havoc On Your Skin

Like us, you probably worry a lot about the foods you put on your skin — finding the perfect avocado moisturizer, papaya face mask or cucumber eye masks can be a lesson in patience. But, how much attention do you pay to the foods you eat — especially when it comes to skincare? Believe it or not, the solution to glowing complexion may be skin-deep not topical. Before you take another bite, check out the five foods that could secretly be wreaking havoc on your skin: 


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9 Winter Handbag Trends to Shop Right Now
9 Covetable Bags to Add to Your Holiday Wish List Right Now

We rely on our purses every day to tote around our most prized possessions. Here, we’ve found nine of the most major styles for every possible occasion. 


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7 Mistakes To Avoid While Meeting The In-Laws During The Holidays
7 Mistakes To Avoid While Meeting The In-Laws During The Holidays

In 2009, my then boyfriend, Johnny, came over to my tia’s house for a New Year's Eve party. It was his first time meeting my family, and he met the entire lot. Johnny was pleasant, charming and handsome, yet Mami wasn't convinced he was “the one" for me. Though she never told me why she didn't like Johnny, I had a feeling it had everything to do with his Puerto Rican/Italian cockiness.


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5 Reasons Latinas Should Care About Gun Control
5 Reasons Latinas Should Care About Gun Control

The gun control debate seems to be on every Americans’ lips these days, and for good reason. While the U.S.


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