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Argentine Politician Breastfed Parliament Session
Argentine Politician Spotted Breastfeeding During Parliamentary Session
By Cristina Arreola | 07/28/2015 - 16:45

Let's get a round of applause for all the working moms of the world!


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Really? Hedge Funds are Telling Puerto Rico to Close Their Schools & Fire Teachers
Really? Hedge Funds are Telling Puerto Rico to Close Their Schools & Fire Teachers
By Raquel Reichard | 07/28/2015 - 10:46

In the latest example proving that money really is the root of all evil, hedge fund managers are calling on Puerto Rico to tur


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Heartwarming Video Shows Latino College Students Thanking Their Parents For All They've Done
Heartwarming Video Shows Latino College Students Thanking Their Parents For All They've Done
By Cristina Arreola | 07/27/2015 - 09:53

These parents made countless sacrifices to make sure their children had every opportunity. Now, their children are saying "thank you." 

 

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New York Most Segregated Schools America
Surprise: New York Has The Most Segregated Schools In America
By Cindy Casares | 07/26/2015 - 11:00

Who would have thought that New York — that bastion of east coast liberalism, that melting pot of cultures — could have the most segregated schools in America? UCLA, that’s who.


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6 Seriously Incredible TED Talks Every Latina Should See
By Latina Staff | 07/24/2015 - 11:57

Here’s what you need to know about TED Talks: influencers, academics and all-around smarty pants give speeches (usually under 20 minutes) that a


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House Bill Penalizes Sanctuary Cities
House GOP Votes To Penalize Sanctuary Cities After San Francisco Murder
By Cristina Arreola | 07/24/2015 - 10:44

On Thursday, House Republicans approved legislation to deny federal funds to sanctuary cities.


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Colombian Subway Campaign Tells Women Abortion is Their Right and Their Decision
Colombian Subway Campaign Tells Women Abortion is Their Right and Their Decision
By Raquel Reichard | 07/23/2015 - 17:37

Colombian commuters are receiving a really powerful message about


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This Is What It's Like #GrowingUpAGirl
This Is What It's Like #GrowingUpAGirl
By Cristina Arreola | 07/23/2015 - 11:23

Earlier this week, #GrowingUpAGirl began trending on Twitter, and women across the world chimed in with the


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New Report Shows One-Third Of Latino Children In The U.S. Live In Poverty
New Report Shows One-Third Of Latino Children In The U.S. Live In Poverty
By Cristina Arreola | 07/23/2015 - 10:53

One-third of Latino children in the United States live in poverty, according to a troubling report released on Tuesday by th


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Women in Mexico Are Starting a Movement and Protesting Domestic Violence
Women in Mexico Are Starting a Movement and Protesting Domestic Violence
By Raquel Reichard | 07/23/2015 - 09:25

Women in Mexico are protesting against domestic viole


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