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Overturning Roe v. Wade Directly Impacts Marginalized Communities

Nena Lezama
On June 24 the Supreme Court overturned Roe V. Wade, the 1973 landmark decision that officially stated that the U.S. protected a pregnant person’s right to choose an abortion. This means that abortion is no longer protected on a national...
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Rita Moreno and AOC Talk Abortion following Overturn of Roe v. Wade

Iconic Puerto Rican actress, Rita Moreno, 90, shared how in 1973 she became pregnant while dating fellow Hollywood legend Marlon Brando and the subsequent trauma from her abortion. The Oscar winner is speaking out about her experience in the aftermath...
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Gina Rodriguez Cast in “Spy Kids” Reboot on Netflix

Sofía Aguilar
Spy Kids is officially reaching a new generation of kids! The original 2001 hit starred Antonio Banderas, Alexa Vega, Cheech Marin, and Danny Trejo and was known for the unprecedented representation it brought to Latinx families. It quickly became a highly...
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‘Father of the Bride’ is Most-Watched Original Movie on HBO Max

Virginia Isaad
The latest remake of Father of the Bride starring Andy Garcia and Gloria Estefan is officially HBO Max’s biggest movie premiere for an original film for the streaming service, Deadline exclusively reported. But its success wasn’t just in the U.S.,...
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10 Latinx LGBTQIA+ Characters Currently on TV

Nicole Young
The entertainment industry has seemingly finally come to the realization that people want to see shows and stories that reflect their everyday lives and experiences.  LGBTQIA+ characters and storylines have been around for decades on TV but they were few...
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DACA 10th Anniversary: How It Started & Where It is Now

Shayne Rodriguez Thompson
Today is the 10th anniversary of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), and it should feel monumental, but for many immigrants, the uncertainty today is greater than ever. DACA was created in 2012 when President Barack Obama took executive action...
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Jennifer Lopez to Help Provide $14 Billion in Loans for Latina Entrepreneurs by 2030

Virginia Isaad
We all know Jennifer Lopez as an actress and singer but she’s also a businesswoman including her  skincare line, JLo Beauty and now she’s giving back to help fellow entrepreneurs. She teamed up with Grameen America, a New York City-based...
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Meet Mari Sierra, the Latina Behind J Balvin’s New Wellness App Oye

Virginia Isaad
Global superstar reggaetonero J Balvin is turning his personal struggles into a professional pursuit and it’s all in an effort to help people. The 37-year-old Colombian, born José Álvaro Osorio Balvín, recently announced his upcoming app, a bilingual mental health...