Latinas do not get the spotlight they deserve. Twelve heroine stories to remedy that trend.

11 Women’s Faces on National Currency

Could A Woman Be President?

Dr. Martínez Strikes Gold

First Latina Poet Laureate of Madison

Angela Trudell Vasquez at Room of One’s Own Feminist Bookstore, Madison Photo: Rebecca Cuningham

5 Cool Facts about Astronaut Ellen Ochoa

Latina Superstar Linda Ronstadt

Latina Superhero Dolores Huerta

Rafaela Herrera Defeats the British Navy

The 36 Remarkable Women of the Anza Expedition

Soccer! Photo: Rebecca Cuningham

US Women Win the World Cup!

Who Was the First Indigenous Woman Presidential Candidate in Mexico?

Women Writers Winning (Nobel Prizes)

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