Latina Staff Share Statics In Honor of International Women's Day
Latina Staff Celebrates International Women's Day
By Ashley Jimenez | 03/08/2017 - 18:09

Happy International Women's Day! The Latina staff celebrated this important day by highlighting crucial facts about Latinas in the U.S. today. 

 
 

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Meet Arturo Schomburg, an Afro-Puerto Rican Historian Called "the Father of Black History"
Meet Arturo Schomburg, an Afro-Puerto Rican Historian Called "The Father of Black History"
By Raquel Reichard | 02/03/2017 - 18:10

Happy Black History Month, mi gente. Yes, we at Latina are not subscribing to Donald Trump’s “African American History Month” rename that erases the contributions of Afro-Latinxs in the U.S. and across the globe.


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Watch Dominican Nail Artist Ami Vega Polish the Revolution on My Nails
Watch Dominican Nail Artist Ami Vega Polish the Revolution on My Nails
By Raquel Reichard | 12/15/2016 - 16:24

Dominican nail artist Ami Vega is proving femme is political.


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Unapologetic: How Feministas Can Help Prevent Incarceration of Latinas
Unapologetic: How Feministas Can Help Prevent Incarceration of Latinas
By Barbara Gonzalez | 12/07/2016 - 17:13

The numbers are showing that Latinas are being incarcerated at an incredibly alarming rate.


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Unapologetic: Get to Know Some Latina Feministas Killin' It In Politics
Unapologetic: Get to Know Some Latina Feministas Killin' It In Politics
By Latina Staff | 11/29/2016 - 12:27

Latinas may be underrepresented in U.S. politics – like a lot – but that doesn't mean we're not making major waves.


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Unapologetic: Ep
Unapologetic: How Mainstream Feminism Ignores Latinas
By Raquel Reichard | 11/15/2016 - 13:33

As Latina feminist Flavia Dzodan says, "My feminism will be intersectional or it will be bullshit."


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Unapologetic: This is What Street Harassment Looks Like for Latinas
Unapologetic: This is What Street Harassment Looks Like for Latinas
By Raquel Reichard | 11/02/2016 - 10:51

If you’re walking the streets while Latina, it’s likely you’ve heard “hey, mamacita” or “yo, Jennifer” – never mind that you don’t actually share a name with J.Lo.


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Unapologetic: Ep 3
Unapologetic: This is What Workplace Inequality Looks Like for Latinas
By Raquel Reichard | 10/25/2016 - 16:35

Gender inequality in the workplace persists in 2016, and this imbalance is even bleaker for Latinas. Whether it's the pay gap, leadership, sexual harassment or overcoming painful stereotypes, we come up against a lot of barriers, mujeres.


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Unapologetic: How Some Latina Feminists are Reclaiming Brujería
Unapologetic: How Some Latina Feminists are Reclaiming Brujería
By Raquel Reichard | 10/05/2016 - 13:16

Latina feministas are following in the footsteps of their African and indigenous ancestors by reclaiming brujería.


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Unapologetic: Feminist Lessons Our Abuelitas Taught Us
Unapologetic: Feminist Lessons Our Abuelitas Taught Us
By Raquel Reichard | 09/29/2016 - 09:27

Our mamis may look at us sideways when we call ourselves feminists, but whether they (or we) realize it or not, they were the first mujeres to offer us the lessons we’d later learn in our women’s studies classes.


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