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16 Life-Giving Quotes By and For Afro-Latinas
16 Life-Giving Quotes By and For Afro-Latinas
By Raquel Reichard | 02/21/2017 - 15:54

Black women are magic, so it’s no wonder that from their mouths come power. Here, some life-giving quotes from legendary and everyday Afro-Latinas.


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This is What a Day Without Latinx Would Look Like
This is What Your World Without Latinxs Would Look Like
By Barbara Gonzalez | 02/17/2017 - 17:42

On Thursday, foreign-born Americans across the country protested in a national movement called "A Day Without Immigrants."


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Subway Therapy
This Artist's 'Subway Therapy' Campaign Gives Much-Needed Hope to New York's Diverse Commuters
By Connie Chavez | 02/17/2017 - 11:22

In support of the Keep Walking America campaign, Johnnie Walker opened a Subway Therapy pop-up in collaboration with Matthew “Levee” Chavez, the New York-based artist most prominently known for his work as the innovator and creator of the Subway Therapy sticky note wall in Union Square.  


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This Photographer's Tribute to Afro Latina Artists Will Give You Major Black Girl Magic Vibes
This Tribute to Afro-Latina Artists Gives Major Black Girl Magic Vibes
By Barbara Gonzalez | 02/16/2017 - 16:44

When Linda Nieves-Powell set out to create this photo project, the most important thing for her was to highlight the importance of reclaiming identity.


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Undocumented Mother Jeanette Vizguerra Takes Refuge in Denver Church
Undocumented Mother Jeanette Vizguerra Takes Refuge in Denver Church
By Raquel Reichard | 02/16/2017 - 13:25

Undocumented mother Jeanette Vizguerra took refuge in a Denver church on Wednesday after U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials denied her request to stay in the country.


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ICE Agents Arrest Domestic Violence Victim In Texas Courthouse Where She Sought Protection
ICE Agents Arrest Trans Domestic Violence Victim In Courthouse Where She Sought Protection
By Raquel Reichard | 02/16/2017 - 11:37

Editor's Note: This article has been updated to include new developments.


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DACA Recipient Daniel Ramirez Medina Detained by ICE, Suing U.S. Government
DACA Recipient Daniel Ramirez Medina Detained by ICE, Suing U.S. Government
By Raquel Reichard | 02/16/2017 - 10:52

A 23-year-old recipient of the U.S.' Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program was one of hundreds to be detained last week in country-wide sweeps by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency


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WATCH: What You Need to Know About Sanctuary Cities
WATCH: What You Need to Know About Sanctuary Cities
By Raquel Reichard | 02/14/2017 - 12:01

Here, a quick rundown on the issue on everyone’s lips, sanctuary cities.

 

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