40 Girls Killed in Fire at Guatemalan Youth Home Where Rape & Abuse Were Rampant
40 Girls Killed in Fire at Guatemalan Youth Home Where Rape & Abuse Were Rampant
By Raquel Reichard | 03/23/2017 - 12:09

At least 40 girls died in a fire on March 8 at the Hogar Seguro Virgen de la Asunción, a youth center in Guatemala with a history of abuse, rape and corruption.


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Renegade Warriors: Meet Tanya Menendez, Co-Founder and CMO of Maker’s Row
Renegade Warriors: Meet Tanya Menendez, Co-Founder and CMO of Maker’s Row
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/13/2016 - 11:30

Welcome to Renegade Warriors! Each week we'll showcase a Latina who has been helping propel change within our community.


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This is Why It Costs More to be a Woman
This Video Shows Why it Costs More to be a Woman
By Raquel Reichard | 04/06/2016 - 16:45

Being a lady ain’t easy. Not only do we, on average, make less than men, but products that are catered to muchachas also cost more than similar (or identical) male-branded items.


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Carmen Carrera Wants You To Retire These Transphobic Words Today
Carmen Carrera Wants You To Retire These Transphobic Words Today
By Raquel Reichard | 11/18/2015 - 15:11

Transphobic language, words that evoke fear or hatred of transgender people, seeps into our everyday conversations, sometimes without us realizing it and oftentimes without any malicious intent.


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WATCH: Protestors Demand NBC "Dump Trump" at Rally Near 'SNL' Studio
WATCH: Protestors Demand NBC "Dump Trump" at Rally Near 'SNL' Studio
By Raquel Reichard | 11/05/2015 - 15:08

Demonstrators gathered outside of NBC Studios for a "Dump Trump" rally on Wednesday urging Saturday Night Live to disinvite the controversial Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump from hosting the show this weekend.


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Yesi Ortiz Video
WATCH: Yesi Ortiz Opens Up About Her Experience with Domestic Violence
By Celia Fernandez | 10/30/2015 - 11:34

Yesi Ortiz is sadly among the 1 in 4 women who experience domestic violence in their lifetime.


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WATCH: Tahiry Jose, Nitty Scott, Carmen Carrera & Yesi Ortiz Speak on Being Bullied
WATCH: Tahiry Jose, Nitty Scott, Carmen Carrera & Yesi Ortiz Speak on Being Bullied
By Celia Fernandez | 10/29/2015 - 12:04

With October being National Bullying Prevention Month we asked different celebrities to talk about their experience with bullying.  


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Exclusive: Carmen Carrera, “Transwomen are real women”
WATCH: Carmen Carrera Wants to Dispel All the Misguided Ideas About Transwomen
By Jesus Trivino | 10/28/2015 - 17:20

Couples Therapy's Carmen Carrera is here to break down the misguided ideas of transwomen.


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Watch: Can You Get Electrocuted If You Shower During a Thunderstorm?
WATCH: Can You Get Electrocuted If You Shower During a Thunderstorm?
By Jesus Trivino | 10/24/2015 - 12:00

It sounds like something your abuelita used to tell you (Don't take a shower when there's a thunderstorm or you might get electrocuted!) but perhaps she was right.


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EXCLUSIVE: Gloria Trevi Dishes The "Gloria" Biopic: "It's Not A Documentary"
EXCLUSIVE: Gloria Trevi Dishes On The "Gloria" Biopic: "It's Not A Documentary"
By Brittany Valadez | 10/19/2015 - 13:24

We caught with Gloria Trevi to get the insider scoop on her forthcoming biopic, Gloria. 


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