Nov 27, 2014

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Afro-Latinas: Finding A Place To Belong

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Ivy Farguheson Editor's Note:  We are republishing this article in celebration of Woman's Month and our upcoming Twitter Party on AfroLatinas on … [Continue reading...]

Latino Heritage & Cultural Unity

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New Latina Voices Series ~ Express Yourself... Once upon a time when I lived in the land of New Jersey, I was engulfed in my Latino heritage.  Or … [Continue reading...]

Losing My Curves, Gaining New Strength: My Battle with Breast Cancer

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Growing up as a young Latina, we tend to often have a love-hate relationship with our natural-born, feminine curves. For me, I quickly learned to … [Continue reading...]

Part III: My Journey to Bipolar Disorder Diagnosis: A Blessing in Disguise

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Editor’s Note:  This is part III of a three part series under our “New Latina Voices” column.  Part I is HERE and Part II is HERE. … [Continue reading...]

Part II: My Journey to Bipolar Disorder Diagnosis: A New Chapter – Washington, D.C.

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Editor's Note:  This is a 3-part series under our "New Latina Voices" column.  Click read Part I, click HERE. Part III will be published … [Continue reading...]

My Journey to Bipolar Disorder Diagnosis

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Part I: The Path to Diagnosis Editor's Note:  This post is the first of a 3-part series on a Latina woman's journey to bipolar disorder.  We … [Continue reading...]

Why Do YOU Wear Makeup?

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Contributing Author:  Lisa Renata N ot long ago, a few friends and I were enjoying a nice brunch and conversation when the topic of makeup came … [Continue reading...]

Being a Young-Looking Mother

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“Ay pobrecita, she’s so young to have a child!”  Those comments come on a daily basis, whether I’m sitting on Amtrak, waiting for the bus, or … [Continue reading...]

Three Generations of Women & My Best Friend

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Clockwise from top left:  Sister, Paternal Abuela, Daughter, Mother, Best Friend, Sister. Contributing author:  Lisa Renata When I think of … [Continue reading...]

Latina Poets and Their Male Muses

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Tough Love It’s not an easy thing loving you It’s a battle for sure Always fighting the urge to hit you with these bulbous … [Continue reading...]

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