Afro-latinas are around us, everywhere, and we are accomplishing great things everyday. Here you can read about other Afro-latinas, near and far. In addition, here you will find stories, features, and recaps of things that catch my interest as I journey life as an afro-latina. 


The long-delayed biopic Nina, starring Zoe Saldana, has officially been given the green light. It’s expected to finally open in theaters this December 2015. 


Zoe Saldana was questioned on how she's managed to stay positive around her her role in the Nina Simone biopic film. Many fans were upset when it was announ...

Meet our Afro-Latina of The Week: Crystal Roman, CEO/Founder of Black Latina Movement


Afro-Latina from: Puerto Rico/Jamaica

Hometown: NYC baby!




Do you speak Spanish? / Speak any other languages or dialects? If so, what? Poquito


Share an experience about being Afro-Latina (can be a p...

Afro-Latinos talk about their experiences identifying with both their black and Latino heritage.

Each year, Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15 to October 15. During this time, we celebrate the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. 


The observation started in 1968 as Hispanic...

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