Powerball Lottery Craze

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The Powerball Lottery jackpot is at $1.5 billion for the 1/13/16 drawing. Did you buy your lucky ticket yet?

7 Things a New Dad Needs to Know About His Spouse After the Baby’s Birth

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As a dad welcomes his first birth child, change will hit the household. Luis Velasquez has 7 that the dad needs to know about his spouse.

How A Brazilian Graffiti Artist Is Empowering Women Around The World

New York City, 2015, PANMELA CASTRO

Panmela Castro is speaking out through her art to combat Brazil’s high rates of violence against women.

I Am… Yo Soy Latina!!!

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Powerful and beautiful poem “I Am…Yo Soy Latina!!” submitted by our reader Christal Clonts-Cortanza, a proud Puerto Rican and Dominican from Atlanta, Georgia.

Caring for Your Loved Ones with Alzheimer’s: The Story of Gerardo

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June marks Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month and we are sharing a touching story about Gerardo Joven who was diagnosed at the early age of 50. His daughters share their experience caring for their father with Early – Onset Alzheimer’s Disease.

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In response to a recent Op-Ed “To all the young journalists asking for advice….” by Felix Salmon at the Fusion network, our writer offers some words of encouragement to the aspiring Latino journalists out there and reminds us of the important role that journalism has in our society.

You Can Do WHATEVER You Want

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Exploration of the idea of feminism and what that means to women today. As women we can do whatever we want.

I Cried at Work, Now What?

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Have you ever been pushed to the point where you breakdown and cry at work? I have and I want to let you know that it’s okay. It happens to the best of us.

Who was Elsa Cayat?

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Who was Elsa Cayat? In the aftermath of the attacks at Charlie Hebdo on January 7, 2015, the tragic death of journalist Elsa Cayat restored the desire for empathy, the desire of humanity for mutual relationships and a fundamental understanding that we are all capable of transcending differences.

A Latina’s Language Barrier

Image courtesy of Chelsea Candelario.

A perspective piece on how the Spanish language can be a connection and at the same time barrier with family and outside world.