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Today's Wonder Women

Young Latina From South-Central Los Angeles Disrupting The Media Landscape With Her Own Publication

Young Latina From South-Central Los Angeles Disrupting The Media Landscape With Her Own Publication

This article is part of an exciting series we launched in 2018 called Today’s Wonder Women – designed to celebrate the inspiring, impactful, empowering and extraordinary things ordinary women are […]

Working Women

From Pay Gaps To Promotion Barriers, Here Are 5 Realities Of Being A Latina In Corporate America

From Pay Gaps To Promotion Barriers, Here Are 5 Realities Of Being A Latina In Corporate America

By Ellie Nieves for Fairygodboss Latinas are one of the fastest growing groups of women in the U.S. labor force. According to the United States Department of Labor, Latinas make […]

Entertainment

‘Queen Of The South’ – A Female-Driven Show Portraying The Drug Cartel Through The Female Gaze

‘Queen Of The South’ – A Female-Driven Show Portraying The Drug Cartel Through The Female Gaze

The USA Network’s ‘Queen Of The South’ series has returned to TV screens for its second season, and it is a show that is worth talking about far beyond its […]

Creativity

Marvel’s New America Chavez Series Is The Queer, Latina, Superhero Story We’ve Been Waiting For

Marvel’s New America Chavez Series Is The Queer, Latina, Superhero Story We’ve Been Waiting For

Get familiar with America Chavez, Marvel Comics’ latest character who is busting through the superhero stereotype and bringing some much-needed diversity and color to the comic book world. In fact, […]

Interviews

Not Fake News: Journalist Lulu Garcia-Navarro Becomes NPR’s First Latina Newsmagazine Host

Not Fake News: Journalist Lulu Garcia-Navarro Becomes NPR’s First Latina Newsmagazine Host

If you haven’t yet become familiar with journalist Lulu Garcia-Navarro, that is about to change. This award-winning journalist whose career has taken her all over the globe has recently been […]

Interviews

Up-And-Coming Actress Julia Flores Talks Penny Drives, Bullying & Her New Film ‘CENTS’

Up-And-Coming Actress Julia Flores Talks Penny Drives, Bullying & Her New Film ‘CENTS’

It’s the coming-of-age film for this generation. Award-winning writer/director Christopher Boone’s ‘CENTS’ is the edgy, badass, and inspiring story of high school student Sammy Baca who is on a quest […]

Interviews

Women In Leadership: Meet Lynda Gonzales-Chavez, YMCA’s Chief Diversity Officer

Women In Leadership: Meet Lynda Gonzales-Chavez, YMCA’s Chief Diversity Officer

September is women in business month and while we love to make a habit of promoting and sharing stories about women in business year-round, we’ll take any excuse to talk […]

Celebrities

Actress America Ferrera Says “Immigration Is A Feminist Issue” At The Global Women’s Rights Awards

Actress America Ferrera Says “Immigration Is A Feminist Issue” At The Global Women’s Rights Awards

If the only thing you know about Actress America Ferrera is her work in films like ‘Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants’ Part 1 & 2, ‘Real Women Have Curves’, ‘How […]

Working Women

Mexican Conductor Alondra de la Parra Makes History In The Classical Music Industry

Mexican Conductor Alondra de la Parra Makes History In The Classical Music Industry

Women who make history and break barriers (especially gender barriers) never get old for us. We love sharing about the everyday badass and determined women around the world who are […]

Family Life

Argentinian Woman Launches Book Series With Latina Heroes As An Alternative To Disney Princesses

Argentinian Woman Launches Book Series With Latina Heroes As An Alternative To Disney Princesses

Here at GTHQ we’re all about challenging the societal norms, especially when it comes to the representation of women and girls. In the media, we are bombarded with so many […]

Body Image, Celebrities

OITNB’s Dascha Polanco’s Advice To Women Who Feel Inferior Due To Their Bodies

OITNB’s Dascha Polanco’s Advice To Women Who Feel Inferior Due To Their Bodies

We all know her as the quiet but strong Daya on ‘Orange Is The New Black’. The third season hits Netflix June 9 and we are all waiting to see […]

Celebrities

The Secret To Salma Hayek’s Success Is Not Fitting Into Any Stereotypes

The Secret To Salma Hayek’s Success Is Not Fitting Into Any Stereotypes

Everyone likes to fit in, but no one want to be called a stereotype in any way. But doesn’t that sound like a catch 22? Yes, it is. We are […]

Fashion & Beauty

Plus Size Latina Model Denise Bidot Says Curvy Women Are Changing Fashion

Plus Size Latina Model Denise Bidot Says Curvy Women Are Changing Fashion

If there’s one thing we loathe about fashion, it’s trends. Trends are usually so dictatorial and make many of us feel inferior if we don’t have THAT item, only for […]

Entertainment

DJ Carisma On Being A Latina Role Model & The Only Female At Power 106

DJ Carisma On Being A Latina Role Model & The Only Female At Power 106

Being the only female in any given industry or workplace can be daunting, even in 2014. The fact that there are still sectors where women are pioneering and trailblazing might […]

Politics

Democrat Lucy Flores Is Your New Ethnic, Female Political Hero

Democrat Lucy Flores Is Your New Ethnic, Female Political Hero

It’s not everyday you look at a gorgeous young Latina woman and think “politician”. You normally think of an older white man. But back in the 60s and 70s no […]