Young Lord Iris Morales Talks Film, 50th Anniversary of the Black Power Movement, Solidarity & More
Young Lord Iris Morales Talks Film, 50th Anniversary of the Black Power Movement, Solidarity & More
By Raquel Reichard | 11/17/2016 - 17:20

In 1969, Iris Morales became the first mujer to join the New York chapter of the Puerto Rican nationalist group the Young Lords, bringing fierce feminism to the racial-economic revoluti


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Street Smarts Turned Activism: Being Raised by my Drug Dealing Grandmother
I Was Raised by a Drug Dealing Grandmother ... Her Journey Led Me to Activism
By Bianca Mercado | 10/18/2016 - 11:07

At the age of four, most children are running blissfully through their bubble of purity, but I was already too familiar with drug distribution. My grandmother's executive decisions were the differen


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Rosario Dawson Praises Shailene Woodley For Her Arrest in South Dakota
Rosario Dawson Praises Shailene Woodley for Protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline
By Barbara Gonzalez | 10/12/2016 - 10:33

In true activista fashion, Rosario Dawson is giving Shailene Woodley a huge thumbs up.


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Watch Alicia Keys, Rosario Dawson Beyonce, & More Celebrities Demand Racial Justice in This Powerful PSA
Watch Alicia Keys, Rosario Dawson & More Celebs Demand Racial Justice In This PSA
By Bianca Mendez | 07/13/2016 - 20:20

Alicia Keys joined forces with racial justice group, "We Are Here Movement" and Mic.com to create a PSA c


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Nazly Sobhi Damasio
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Nazly Sobhi Damasio
By Raquel Reichard | 07/13/2016 - 15:47

If you’re a denizen of the Latina feminist digital sphere, you’ve undoubtedly come across this week’s #WCW, Nazly Sobhi Damasi


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#AllLivesDidntMatter Surfaces In Response to #AllLivesMatter
#AllLivesDidntMatter Hashtag Surfaces In Response to "All Lives Matter"
By Barbara Gonzalez | 07/13/2016 - 15:18

In response to the problematic #AllLivesMatter offshoot created by those offended by the Black Lives Matter movement, #AllLivesDidntMatter is trending on social media.


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6 Ways To Practice Self-Care in the Black Lives Matter Movement
#BlackLivesMatter: 6 Ways Afro-Latinos Can Practice Self-Care Now
By Barbara Gonzalez | 07/12/2016 - 17:20

The world's horrific events are broadcast for us to see every second of the day.


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8 Things the Young Lords Helped Change
5 Things the Young Lords Helped Change
By Raquel Reichard | 05/19/2016 - 17:20

The Young Lords Party is often described as a Puerto Rican nationalist group, but they fought for much more than the self-determination and independence


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10 Lessons Rosario Dawson Taught Us About Activism
10 Lessons Rosario Dawson Taught Us About Activism
By Raquel Reichard | 05/09/2016 - 14:54

Happy birthday, Rosario Dawson.


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This Guatemalan Rapper Uses Hip-Hop as a Form of Activism to Unite Women
How This Guatemalan Rapper is Using Hip-Hop for Her Feminist Activism
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/06/2016 - 10:25

Guatemalan rapper Rebeca Lane is using hip-hop as a form of activism, building a network of female artists across Central America.


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