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Chris Perez and Selena’s Family Amicably Resolve Yearslong Legal Battle

Virginia Isaad
The love story of Chris Perez and Selena Quintanilla Perez lives on decades after the Queen of Tejano’s death but his relationship with her family has been contentious for years until now. Earlier this week Perez announced on his social...
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Barbie Launches New Celia Cruz and Julia Alvarez Dolls

Virginia Isaad
In recent years Barbie has been working on diverse representation including launching dolls of Latin icons like Frida Kahlo and Selena. Today, in honor of the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month, Barbie unveiled Celia Cruz and Julia Alvarez dolls...
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Mexico Becomes First Country In North America to Ban Animal Testing For Cosmetics

Virginia Isaad
About half a million animals die each in animal testing and 40 countries have passed laws banning cosmetic animal testing and now Mexico joins that list. A federal bill won the unanimous support of Mexico’s Senate making the country the...

10 Afro-Latina and Black-Owned Haircare Brands You Need to Try

Shayne Rodriguez Thompson
Finding the right haircare products for your specific hair type can be a challenge, especially when you have naturally curly or kinky hair. It’s something that many Afro-Latinx and Black women have dealt with their entire lives, particularly because finding...
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‘Maya and the Three’ Animated Series Features All-Star Latinx Cast

Virginia Isaad
While we are making slow yet steady progress in Hollywood when it comes to Latinx representation,  in the world of animation there is still some progress to be made. The beloved Coco, Elena of Avalor, the first Latina Disney princess,...
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Kassandra Garcia is Highest-Ranking Latina in NFL’s Front Offices

Virginia Isaad
First generation Mexican-American Kassandra Garcia has made history in the white, male-dominated world of sports. Garcia , 27, is the highest-ranking Latina in the NFL as the football administration analyst for the Los Angeles Rams. She joins first-gen Mexican American...
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This Woman Had The Perfect Response When Border Patrol Officers Boarded Her Greyhound Bus

Yvette Montoya
Updated Friday, June 15 2018 We hear the word ally thrown around a lot but what does it really mean to be an ally in a time when people are actually turning in their neighbors, delivery people, and parents dropping...

Tips From Instagram: What You Need to Grill and Chill This Weekend

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It’s pretty impossible to not get sidetracked for an hour (or more) looking at all the delicious creations people are creating and posting on Instagram. It’s fun to see top restaurants, chefs, mixologists and home chefs post their favorite images...