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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TK Things to Know About Puerto Rican Hero Lolita Lebron
10 Things to Know About Puerto Rican Hero Lolita Lebrón
By Raquel Reichard | 03/01/2016 - 16:55

On March 1, 1954, four Puerto Rican nationalists entered the U.S.


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"Viva Puerto Rico Libre!": Puerto Rican Nationalist Lolita Lebron Dies at Age 90
By Janel Martinez | 08/02/2010 - 16:00

Lolita Lebron, the Puerto Rican independence activist best known for her role in an attack on the U.S. Capitol, died of complications from respiratory disease in a hospital in San Juan this Sunday. She was 90.

“Lolita was the mother of the independence movement," Maria Lourdes Santiago, a member of the U.S. commonwealth’s Senate from the Puerto Rican Independence Party told the Associated Press. "This is an insurmountable loss."


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