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Virginia Isaad

Virginia Isaad is an L.A.-based journalist who has written for publications including Elite Daily, Hello Giggles and Upworthy. She’s also contributed to the Be Visible Latinx blog and worked as a staff writer for El Paso Times and assistant editor for lifestyle website Gayot.com. She was born in Argentina and raised in the San Fernando Valley and has never met a dulce de leche dessert she didn’t like. She’s written about city life for Los Angeles Magazine and Angeleno magazine but at heart she’s always gonna be an immigrant Valley girl who hopes to continue to write about Latinx culture and secretly seeks predictions from Walter Mercado for the new year.

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Joy of Jesse and Joy Comes Out, Announces Pregnancy

Mexican singer Joy Huerta, one-half of the brother-sister pop duo Jesse & Joy, took to Twitter to announce she’s in…

Laura Maradiaga-Alvarado

Judge Reopens Case, Halts Deportation Order for 11-Year-Old Girl

Laura Maradiaga-Alvarado, who immigrated with her family from El Salvador, was given a deportation order in Houston on March 12….

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Yalitza Aparicio Among Time’s Most Influential

Time magazine’s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world includes several Latinx. The list, divided into…

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Quits Facebook

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has no shortage of words but she’s now taking them off social media, Facebook to be exact. In…

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Jennifer Lopez Selected to Receive CFDA Fashion Icon Award

Jennifer Lopez is an actress, singer, dancer, producer, and all-around fierce Boricua star and now she can add bonafide fashion…

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Cypress Hill is First Latinx Hip Hop Group to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Iconic hip hop group Cypress Hill is about to make history as the first Latinx hip hop group to receive…

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Camila Cabello Cast as Cinderella in New Film

Cuban singer-songwriter Camila Cabello is set to star in the latest re-telling of Cinderella bringing not only her acting chops…

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Coachella 2019: 8 Must See Latinx Acts

Festival season is about to kick off with Coachella and this year’s lineup includes several Latinx artists highlighting a variety…

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7 Latinx Subscription Boxes You Need to Check Out

Subscription boxes have been around since the original beauty subscription box, Birchbox, launched in 2010. But only until recently have…

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11 Transgender Latinas Empowering the LGBTQIA Community

In America, 1.4 million people identify as transgender but despite the strength in numbers, the community continues to face harassment…

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New Youtube Series Focuses on Issues Affecting LGBTQ Youth of Color

The advent of social media has given a platform for marginalized communities but the openness found online doesn’t necessarily transfer…

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Sisters Open Cake Bash Studio Selling Puerto Rican Delicacies

Sisters Miredys and Karla Peguero migrated from Puerto Rico to California and cultivated their family’s recipes and love for baking into…

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