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Latina Congressional Candidate Moves Beyond Being a Maxim Model

Latina Congressional Candidate Moves Beyond Being a Maxim Model

Latina Congressional Candidate Moves Beyond Being a Maxim Model By Reza Gorhesi   Getting ready for the 2018 Congressional election is someone you may not expect to see in government: Maxim model Alejandra Campoverdi (Ali Campoverdi). Although she’s a talented government staffer, Campoverdi

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20 Years Later, Selena Rare Example of Hollywood Getting Latinos Right

20 Years Later, Selena Rare Example of Hollywood Getting Latinos Right

20 Years Later, Selena Rare Example of Hollywood Getting Latinos Right By Gabriela Resto-Montero The casting call was announced on Noticiero Univision: Producers for a new film about the life and death of superstar Selena Quintanilla-Pérez would hold open auditions

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14-Year-Old Latina Is Leading Her Team To The World Robotics Championship

14-Year-Old Latina Is Leading Her Team To The World Robotics Championship

14-Year-Old Latina Is Leading Her Team To The World Robotics Championship “I’ve never let my gender or my race put a barrier in anything I do.” By Carolina Moreno Valerie Castillo and her middle school robotics team from Lancaster, Calif.

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Ivanka Trump’s Meeting With Latina Business Owners

Ivanka Trump’s Meeting With Latina Business Owners

Ivanka Trump’s Meeting With Latina Business Owners Commentary by Lili Gil Valletta It is evident that Ivanka Trump’s advocacy and commitment to women’s issues is making a bold impact in the world’s stage. From finding common ground that unified President

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Coming of Age Books By and About Latinas

Coming of Age Books By and About Latinas

Coming of Age Books By and About Latinas by Rigoberto González In celebration of Women’s History Month, here are some notable stories about the journey from girlhood to womanhood written by and about Latinas. The most popular and bestselling title

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Laurie Hernandez Owning Her Natural Curly Hair Is Important

Laurie Hernandez Owning Her Natural Curly Hair Is Important

Laurie Hernandez Owning Her Natural Curly Hair Is Important By Carolina Moreno Laurie Hernandez is an Olympic gold medalist, a best-selling author and the youngest person ever to win “Dancing with the Stars.” But for many fans, it’s the 16-year-old’s hair

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New Facebook Tool Could Curb Latina Suicides

New Facebook Tool Could Curb Latina Suicides

New Facebook Tool Could Help Prevent Latina Suicides By Robyn Moreno After a slate of horrifying and highly publicized suicides that were aired in real time on Facebook Live, the social media platform is responding with several new features that’ll

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Latinas And Cervical Cancer

Latinas And Cervical Cancer

Latinas And Cervical Cancer By Nichole Fratangelo A recent study found that cervical cancer is deadlier than we imagined. The research showed a much higher death rate, which investigators believe is due to them analyzing all women, including those who’ve

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Carmen Perez: “A Day Without Women” is an Opportunity for Latinas to Be Heard

Carmen Perez: “A Day Without Women” is an Opportunity for Latinas to Be Heard

By Barbara Gonzalez Carmen Perez: “A Day Without Women” is an Opportunity for Latinas to Raise Our Voices On March 8, we celebrate International Women’s Day across the globe. However, this year, the celebration will look a little bit different:

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Miriam Colón, Pioneering Latina Actress, Dies at Age 80

Miriam Colón, Pioneering Latina Actress, Dies at Age 80

by Russell Contreras, Associated Press Miriam Colón, Pioneering Latina Actress, Dies at Age 80 Miriam Colón, a pioneering actress in U.S. Latino New York theater who starred in films alongside Marlon Brando and Al Pacino, died Friday. Her husband, Fred

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