8 Latinas Every American Woman Should Thank

8 Latinas Every American Woman Should Thank

NewsTaco September 21, 2015

*I’m sure there are many more than eight, and that many of you could compile lists of your own. But this is a good list to start. VL By Tanisha Love […]

‘Latinas don’t have DNA to be successful’ comment leads to resignations at CA University

NewsTaco November 17, 2014

*Oh no they didn’t. You’d think we’d be past this kind of thing already. But no. This kind of insidious idea, coming from where we’d expect more intelligent and informed […]

For Latina Women, College Is Often A Culture Clash

NewsTaco July 18, 2014

*From the article: “College is a transformative experience for any young adult, but it carries a special resonance for Latina women.” Wonderful anthology that honors Latinas and I’m sure will […]

National Latino Groups Mobilize to Get More Women in Politics

March 26, 2014

By Patricia Guadalupe, NBCNews Latinas are just over 1 percent of the nation’s more than 7,000 state senators and representatives, and just 2 percent of members of Congress. A coalition […]

Supreme Court Judge Sonia Sotomayor: ‘I’m Working At Finding My Voice’

February 6, 2014

By Associated Press/Fox News Latino NEW HAVEN, CONN. (AP) –  Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who grew up poor in New York City, described Monday how she navigated new worlds […]

As A Latina, Sonia Sotomayor Says, ‘You Have To Work Harder’

January 14, 2014

By NPR/WEKU Like most sitting Supreme Court justices, Sonia Sotomayor is circumspect when talking about the court; but she has written intimately about her personal life — more so than is customary […]

The teachings of Abuela Margarita on love, sex, joy and femininity

January 13, 2014

By Paloma Corredor, Voxxi Margarita Garcia Nuñez, la Abuela Margarita, is a force to be reckoned with on the Internet. Healer and guardian of the Mayan tradition, this 76 year-old, wise […]