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Latinas in Hollywood

Latinas are not your maids.

Latinas are not your nannies.

Latinas are not your sexual fantasies.

In Hollywood, a Latina is portrayed as a sexy seductive woman, or a house servant, rarely a lawyer or doctor. 231 more words

Latina Footballers

Questions from Alessandra Szul:

  1. What role does Latin machismo play into countries trying to deter women from participating in sports professionally?
  2. Why don’t you think that the professional male athletes discuss or bring attention to the obvious disparity in overall treatment of the female teams?
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Spec Formliners to pay $105,000 to settle EEOC pay lawsuit where female sales rep was making less than male

The EEOC says Spec Formliner was paying a female sales representatives less than a male doing the same job. The company also required the female sales rep to sell more to earn the same commission as her male co-worker. 214 more words

Latina Issues

Texas girl celebrates her quinceañera with Whataburger

Evelyn Lopez Terrazas looked beautiful at her quinceañera on Saturday. But what got everyone’s attention  was the photo of her chowing down on her favorite Whataburger. 68 more words

Latina Issues

Texas Latina: Reflecting on CMA's (Country Music Awards)

Growing up Latina in Texas means country music is going to be a part of your life, you can love it or hate it but it’s always there. 632 more words


Alexis Bledel's Emmy Win!

Huge congratulations to Texas native and Houstonian Alexis Bledel, she is taking home her first Emmy for her guest star role in Hulu ‘s ground breaking hit The Handmaid’ s Tale. 187 more words