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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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Paulina Helm-Hernandez
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Paulina Helm-Hernandez
By Raquel Reichard | 03/16/2016 - 11:20

Paulina Helm-Hernandez is a queer femme cha-cha girl who wears many hats: She’s an artist, trainer, political organizer, strategist and this week’s #


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Why Girls Should Join the Revolution, As Told by the Radical Monarchs
Why Girls Should Join the Revolution, As Told by the Radical Monarchs
By Raquel Reichard | 03/10/2016 - 14:17

A girl’s place is in the revolution, at least that’s what the Radical Monarchs, an Oakland-based club for


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TK Latinas Caught on Camera Organizing for Social Justice
15 Latinas Caught on Camera Organizing for Social Justice
By Raquel Reichard | 03/08/2016 - 17:24

Hermanas, it’s International Women’s Day, and we are celebrating Latina activistas making moves for la comunidad


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TK Items to Wear Your Resistance on Your Sleeve
22 Items to Wear Your Resistance on Your Sleeve
By Raquel Reichard | 10/28/2015 - 16:30

From calling out Eurocentric beauty standards and celebrating our pajóns to challenging colonialism and giving diet culture the finger, these shirts make wearing our resistance on our sleeves feel and look oh, so good.


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Donald Trump Supporters Harass Latino Activists, Say "If it Ain't White, it Ain't Right"
Donald Trump Supporters Harass Latino Activists, Say "If it Ain't White, it Ain't Right"
By Raquel Reichard | 09/15/2015 - 10:22

Donald Trump isn’t alone in his xenophobia.


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Eva Longoria
Eva Longoria's Most Inspiring Quotes About Politics & Activism
By Cristina Arreola | 08/26/2014 - 14:55

In addition to roles as an actress, producer, and director, Eva Longoria spends much of her time


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Rosario Dawson during a protest outside the Democratic National Convention
Rosario Dawson Shows Support For Arrested Undocumented Activists
By Samantha Leal | 09/05/2012 - 09:41

Ten riders on the "UndocuBus", a month-long immigrant rights campaign that shuttled undocumented immigrants to areas of protest, were arrested by police near the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, according to Univision. The stop was the final stop for the UndocuBus, as it made its way from Arizona through eleven states.


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Sylvia Mendez
Education Activist Sylvia Mendez to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom
By Mariela Rosario | 11/18/2010 - 10:11

Sylvia Mendez learned about discrimination at a very young age. When she was just eight years old, her parents attempted to enroll her in a local all-White school, but were refused and told to take their daughter to the all-Mexican school in their California community. Her parents refused, especially when they witnessed the abundance of resources at the all-White school.


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WATCH: Victoria Justice Speaks Up for Girls in Need
By Mariela Rosario | 09/28/2010 - 15:15

Victoria Justice stopped by our offices the other day and we were thoroughly impressed by the 17-year-old's poise and beauty. Justice has been hard at work writing songs for her upcoming debut album and shooting a new film with Brooke Shields—but she was in NYC for United Nations Week to talk about some very serious global issues.


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