Ladies' Life Expectancy Dropping, Unless You're Latina

Women's life expectancies are falling in many areas of the US, possibly as a result of smoking and obesity. But amid this decline, Latina women are unusually healthy. » 6/15/11 1:00pm 6/15/11 1:00pm

Clorox Claims "Cleaning Is A Rite Of Passage" For Latina Women

"In the Hispanic community, a clean home is a happy home, but during the holidays, it is critical for the home to be reluciente — or sparkling clean!" So says a bizarre and misguided press release issued by Clorox. » 11/17/10 2:45pm 11/17/10 2:45pm

Some Women Are A Lot Less "Secure"

This woman is being deported after calling the police for protection during a fight with her partner. Charges that she had illegally sold a $10 phone card were dropped. Welcome to "Secure Communities." » 11/02/10 4:14pm 11/02/10 4:14pm

Baby-Dropping Immigrant Women Targeted By Republicans

"We need to target the mother. Call it sexist, but that's the way nature made it. Men don't drop anchor babies, illegal alien mothers do." That statement was being pushed by the author of Arizona's immigration law. He's not alone. » 8/03/10 10:13am 8/03/10 10:13am

David Arquette Knows All About Latina Women

This morning, David Arquette offered his opinion that some Latina women "have great judgment, but there are some that are just nuts." The source of his expertise: he's "from Los Angeles." Which is also how I'm a seismologist. [Politico] » 7/15/09 11:40am 7/15/09 11:40am