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‘Hamilton’ Star Mandy Gonzalez is Using Her Platform to Promote Inclusivity & Inspire the Latinx Community

Mexican-Jewish actress Mandy Gonzalez has devoted most of her career to stage work, which she recognizes doesn’t get nearly as much attention as working on-screen. But the 42-year-old mom’s passion, dedication and talent have led her to some incredible experiences...
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From Jewelry Designing to Children’s Books, Patty Rodriguez Is the Latina Who Proves Anything Is Possible

Yvette Montoya
Patty Rodriguez wears many different hats. You may know her as the lady behind Mala by Patty Rodriguez or as one of the creators of Lil’Libros. She’s also the senior producer for “On-Air with Ryan Seacrest” and the woman responsible for petitioning MAC...
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First Latina Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Announces Retirement

Bill O’Connor
After almost three decades of service as a Congresswoman, Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), has announced her retirement. She became the first Latina and first Cuban-American elected to Congress in 1989. Here, we take a look at how she shattered the...