Posts in Culture
How the groundbreaking fellowship, Movement Mujeres, is helping women of color flourish in Texas

“There hasn’t been a program for women of color in Texas that is specifically meant to support them and their growth in whatever trajectory they’re following… I think this is revolutionary and a long-time coming. “

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Niñas Arriba – Changing the World by Educating Girls

Determined to make a difference in El Salvador, this organization is closing the education and work gap awarding college scholarships and offers paid internship opportunities to qualified Salvadoran women.

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Meet 4 Nicaraguan Community Organizers Fighting for a Free Nicaragua

It is the first anniversary of the peaceful protests that resulted in hundreds of deaths in Nicaragua. We’re sharing the stories of 4 Nicaraguan womxn who are organizing calls for action for a free Nicaragua.

By Gabriela Alemán

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Emma Tenayuca: The Labor Rights Activist You Haven’t Heard Of Who Changed Society

Learn about the tenacious labor leader and educator egregiously missing from history books.

By Christine Bolaños

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This Latina Couldn’t Find an Empowering Space for WOC, So She Created One

Denise Hernandez launched Chingona Fest TX to unite fellow women of color through music, art, food, culture, and comradery.

By Christine Bolaños

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35 Mujeristas Share What Empowers Them for International Women’s Day

Around the world, people celebrate International Women’s Day annually. To kick off the festivities, we spoke with 35 Mujeristas to gather their sage stories about what empowers them throughout the year.

By Lola Méndez

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Fiestas and Traditions Celebrated in Latin America During the Holidays

There are countless of traditional festivities that Latinxs celebrate during the holiday season. We put together a list of some of the celebrations held during this time of the year.

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Ayling Dominguez Writes AOC an Open Letter in, "Dear Alexandria"

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won New York’s 14th congressional district this November; becoming the youngest woman ever elected to Congress and an inspiration to many. Ayling penned a letter to the U.S. House of Representative member-elect, writing how Ocasio-Cortez encouraged her to also fight.

By Ayling Zulema Dominguez

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