10 Selena Songs Reimagined with Feminist Lyrics
10 Selena Songs Reimagined with Feminist Lyrics
By Raquel Reichard | 05/02/2016 - 16:39

Following a Latina feminist on Instagram? Chances are you’re going to spot a few photos of “La Reina de Tejano” Selena Quintanilla on your feed.


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How These Latinas Reconcile Their Religion with Their Feminism
How These Latinas Reconcile Their Religion with Their Feminism
By Raquel Reichard | 04/28/2016 - 16:18

As a puertorriqueña, it’s not a surprise to people that I grew up in a Pentecostal church.


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Lorena Olvera
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Lorena Olvera
By Raquel Reichard | 04/20/2016 - 17:47

This week’s #WCW Lorena Olvera wants to talk about sexo, and as a sex educator, therapist and media-maker, t


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Dorothy Bell Ferrer
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Dorothy Bell Ferrer
By Raquel Reichard | 04/13/2016 - 16:28

If you hang around the feminista Twitter space, you've likely come across this week's #WCW, Dorothy Bell Ferrer


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Sofia Quintero
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Sofia Quintero
By Raquel Reichard | 04/06/2016 - 15:43

If you’re a lit-lover lookin’ for some feminist reads that center the mujeres in your ‘hood – Black, brown, queer, trans and hip-hop lovin’ – you are going to fall in love with this week’s #


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Meet La Jaxx, The Latina Sparking Feminist Conversations Through Street Art
Meet La Jaxx, The Latina Sparking Feminist Conversations Through Street Art
By Eva Recinos | 04/06/2016 - 12:25

The streets can be an unsafe and unwelcoming space for women, and street art, while often criminalized, can be a powerful method for us to speak out.


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Maira Nolasco
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Maira Nolasco
By Raquel Reichard | 03/30/2016 - 17:02

With mainstream feminism often disregarding women who aren’t cis, straight, white, thin, able-bodied or middle-class, it’s become common for people to preface their feminism with identifiers like “Latina,” “Blac


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Meet the Queer Latina Behind 2016’s Dopest LGBT YA Book, 'Juliet Takes a Breath'
Meet the Queer Latina Behind 2016’s Dopest LGBT YA Book, 'Juliet Takes a Breath'
By Raquel Reichard | 03/24/2016 - 15:08

Looking for a queer coming-of-age novel that you could actually relate to? Oh, only since the first time you realized your attraction toward your same gender was widely considered strange and abnormal? No shit!


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Evelyn Alvarez
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Evelyn Alvarez
By Raquel Reichard | 03/23/2016 - 17:06

With red lipstick, a glorious ‘fro and fierceness for days, this week’s #WCW Evelyn Alvarez is simultaneously crushin


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La Yegros
EXCLUSIVE: Meet La Yegros, the Afro-Argentinian Electro-Cumbia Badass
By Verónica Bayetti Flores | 03/13/2016 - 10:00

Cumbia and chamamé were the music of Mariana Yegros’ childhood. She remembers fondly the chamamés her father listened to at home and the cumbias that played all around her.


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