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LATINOS OUT LOUD Interviews Our Digital Media Editor Amanda Alcántara About Her Upcoming Book ‘Chula’

During the interview, they discuss some of the surprising inspirations behind the book and facing the fear of publishing independently.

  • Mar 18, 2019
  • 2:37 pm

From Street Vendors to SXSW Stars: How a Group of Salvadoran Women Fights Machismo Through Theatre

Ruth, Wendy, Magda, Chileno and Magaly are five Salvadoran women who started their own theatre company and aspired for a better life in a male-dominated culture.

  • Mar 15, 2019
  • 9:20 am

A 30-Year Quest for Justice in Peru

“Sexual violence is also a weapon, not only as the military’s sense of right to conquer but as a form of subjugation,” said Gustavo Gorriti, an award-winning Peruvian journalist.

  • Mar 14, 2019
  • 8:57 am

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, or the Insidious Attempt to Disappear the Latina Intellectual

The New York Democrat has been insulted on a weekly basis since being sworn in after the midterm elections in 2018.

  • Mar 11, 2019
  • 10:51 am

One Million March for Reproductive Justice Across Latin America on International Women’s Day

Rallies come one day after the release of three women imprisoned under El Salvador’s abortion ban.

  • Mar 8, 2019
  • 10:54 pm

Ivy Queen’s Feminist Reggaeton Anthem ‘Quiero Bailar’ Has Been Reimagined by a Women-Led Engineering Team

“It’s my job as a leading female to make sure they are given a chance,” said Ivy Queen.

  • Mar 8, 2019
  • 2:57 pm

Three Women Imprisoned Under El Salvador’s Abortion Ban Released

Alba Lorena Rodríguez, María del Tránsito Orellana and Cinthia Marcela Rodríguez served a combined 29 years in prison as a result of extreme abortion ban.

  • Mar 7, 2019
  • 5:55 pm

iLe’s Newest Song ‘Temes’ Confronts Machismo Straight On

Why are so you afraid of me? 

  • Mar 5, 2019
  • 4:01 pm

The Fight for Abortion in Latin America

Latino Rebels Radio: March 3, 2019

  • Mar 3, 2019
  • 8:20 pm

Portrait Of: Ranchera Royalty Ángela Aguilar

Her father, Pepe Aguilar, has sold over 12 million albums worldwide and has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

  • Feb 8, 2019
  • 4:14 pm

Surviving One of Mexico’s Deadliest Places for Women

Women like Viviana Muciño are leading the fight against femicide in Ecatepec.

  • Feb 4, 2019
  • 4:41 pm

A Fronteriza in Congress

A convo with Rep. Veronica Escobar

  • Feb 1, 2019
  • 1:56 pm

First Oscar-Nominated Mixteca Yalitza Aparicio: En la esquina de Latinoamérica

She has been here in the cold and somewhat contaminated waters  of Playas de Tijuana.

  • Jan 24, 2019
  • 12:52 pm

Surviving R. Kelly in the Me Too Era (PODCAST)

A deep conversation about a decades-long story.

  • Jan 16, 2019
  • 8:00 am

Fighting Sexism en la Cocina

I began to have very real realizations that this thing I had rejected was suddenly the thing that was going to keep me nourished and healthy

  • Jan 15, 2019
  • 5:17 pm

After Countless Protests Against Gender Violence in Puerto Rico, Rosselló Finally Met with Local Feminists

The organization Colectiva Feminista en Construcción has been working tirelessly to bring attention to the issue of violence against women in Puerto Rico

  • Jan 15, 2019
  • 3:50 pm

These Teen Girls Are Sharing Their Guatemalan Culture Through Photos

“No one should be ashamed of who they are, what they wear, how they speak.”

  • Jan 12, 2019
  • 9:56 am

Portrait Of: The Latinas of ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’

In this interview, Melissa Fumero and Stephanie Beatriz talk about how they got their roles, growing up between two worlds and struggling to find their identity.

  • Jan 8, 2019
  • 11:19 am

Rio Official Says Councilwoman Killed by Militia Members

Gen. Richard Nunes made the comments about the case of Councilwoman Marielle Franco in an interview published Friday in newspaper Estadao. He did not name any suspects.

  • Dec 17, 2018
  • 11:21 am

Warrants Served on Eve of 9-Month Anniversary of Marielle Franco’s Murder

Details of the “extremely complex” investigation have yet to be released, but police did say the warrants cover 15 locations throughout the state of Rio, as well as a municipality in neighboring Minas Gerais.

  • Dec 14, 2018
  • 11:46 am