Machismo takes forms in various ways and often is culturally ingrained within Latinx communities.
Machismo within our Latinx communities is most commonly presented in sets of heavily enforced gender norms and expectations.
A self-proclaimed One Direction fangirl, you might be surprised to find out that she’s never hooked up with a 1D guy (that we know of!
) despite her awesome personality, energetic attitude and stunning good looks.
Seriously, this chick is one of the luckiest ladies in the biz (and the people she’s hooking up with are pretty lucky, too!
Explore the demographic patterns and trends shaping the social media landscape.But what I call thick and what the average brother calls thick is not the same thing. (Sister looks fabulous, by the way.) Not quite Gabourey Sidibe thick. And when I was doing the online dating thing (I’ve tried it twice, and I’m taking a break) I saw one brother that specifically said, “I’m not into the Mo’Nique thing, ladies.” Translation: No fat girls need apply.It’s not popular to say (and I’m sure I’ll be e-stoned for saying it anyway), but if you’re overweight and serious about expanding your dating options, it may be worthwhile to shrink your waistline.The internet represents a fundamental shift in how Americans connect with one another, gather information and conduct their day-to-day lives.Explore the patterns, trends and statistics of internet and home broadband adoption in the United States.