Sep 18, 2014

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Spotlight: Dash Harris, Creator of the Upcoming Docu-Series ‘Negro: A Docu-Series about Latino Identity’

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Journalist & Docu-Series Creator Journalist, Dash Harris, is on a mission to explore the dynamics of Latino identity in the U.S. and abroad.  Her upcoming docu-series, Negro, examines both history and present attitudes about skin color, social hierarchies and self-identification of Latinos of the African Diaspora. In recent months, you may have noticed her tweeting and sharing on […]

Join us for a Twitter Party about AfroLatina Women!

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Add Your Voice to the Discussion! The month of March is all about empowering women and on New Latina, we’re taking it one step further to share empowering stories from Latina women. To kick off the Women’s History Month, we’re throwing a party Twitter Party where we’ll discuss some important topics and also share our […]

Natural Hair Lessons on the Streets of Dominican Republic

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Employment and natural hair Question:  If your natural hair is frizzy, tightly curled or coarse, would you go to a job interview with your hair a lo natural — unrelaxed, without blow-dry or un-ironed? Most likely not. Latinas and African-American women are often faced with tremendous bias and prejudice against wearing their hair naturally. There is […]

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