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Why are our Latinitas proud to be Latinas?

"Yo estoy orgullosa de ser Latina porque conozco a muchas niñas y aprendemos de cada una como son. Yo estoy orgullosa de ser Latina."-Michelle"Yo estoy orgullosa de ser Latina porque los Latinos somos el impulso de los Estados Unidos. Estoy orgullosa de ser Latina porque he rompido los estereotipos que tienen para los Latinos. Estoy orgullosa de ser Latina porque tomo buenas decisiones y soy perseverante en lo que trato de hacer."-HeidiI'm proud to be a Latinita because we are learning how to…See More
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"March 09: what feminism means to you?. Feminism means to have a career and be able to raise our families. Feminism also means to be proud of ourselves and overcome all difficulties. Feminism is reaching the same level and pay that men has in…"
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Write about your best friend:HeidiMi mejor amiga se llama Mia. La conocí desde que estabamos en el septimo grado. Es mi mejor amiga porque me gusta su personalidad. Ella es inteligente y me ayuda cuando la necesito. Ella tambien es mi mejor amiga porque es muy amigable y comparto con ella los mejores momentos que he tenido en la escuela.MichelleMi mejor amiga es muy *prada* me hace reir mucho. Siempre nos traemos regalos como en diciembre y hoy ella me trajo chocolates aretes y muchas cosas…See More
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Valentine's Day Salazar and TLC

Write about your best friend:HeidiMi mejor amiga se llama Mia. La conocí desde que estabamos en el septimo grado. Es mi mejor amiga porque me gusta su personalidad. Ella es inteligente y me ayuda cuando la necesito. Ella tambien es mi mejor amiga porque es muy amigable y comparto con ella los mejores momentos que he tenido en la escuela.MichelleMi mejor amiga es muy *prada* me hace reir mucho. Siempre nos traemos regalos como en diciembre y hoy ella me trajo chocolates aretes y muchas cosas…See More
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#ShePersisted

She was warned. She was given an explanation. Nevertherless, she persisted.This Wednesday Senator Elizabeth Warren read a letter written by Coretta Scott King to oppose Jeff Session's appointment as  Attorney General. In this 1986 letter King accused Sessions of discriminating against black voters in his role as a federal prosecutor. As she read, Warren was interrupted by Senator Mitch McConnell who order her to sit and remain quiet. He argued that she violated the following Senate rule:A…See More
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#ShePersisted

She was warned. She was given an explanation. Nevertherless, she persisted.This Wednesday Senator Elizabeth Warren read a letter written by Coretta Scott King to oppose Jeff Session's appointment as  Attorney General. In this 1986 letter King accused Sessions of discriminating against black voters in his role as a federal prosecutor. As she read, Warren was interrupted by Senator Mitch McConnell who order her to sit and remain quiet. He argued that she violated the following Senate rule:A…See More
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"Hi Taylor, you asked me about the Women's March. It was in January 21 one day after Trump's Inauguration. It was a march to show that people around the country believed in equality for all genders. Here's more information on…"
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Why are our Latinitas proud to be Latinas?

Posted on March 10, 2017 at 10:00am 0 Comments

"Yo estoy orgullosa de ser Latina porque conozco a muchas niñas y aprendemos de cada una como son. Yo estoy orgullosa de ser Latina."

-Michelle

"Yo estoy orgullosa de ser Latina porque los Latinos somos el impulso de los Estados Unidos. Estoy orgullosa de ser Latina porque he rompido los estereotipos que tienen para los Latinos. Estoy orgullosa de ser Latina porque tomo buenas decisiones y soy perseverante en lo que trato de…

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Why are you proud to be a Latina?

Posted on March 10, 2017 at 10:00am 0 Comments

I haven't been able to be in Mexico for a little more than a month now, and though it doesn't seem as much I miss it already. I miss Sundays in the bazaar del monu where you can find people selling secondhand items, but not for the profit only for the experience of being somewhere on Sunday mornings, and where the braceros still meet to protest. 

I miss going to the mercado with my mother on viernes de cuaresma to eat fish tacos and lentils, because my mom was too lazy to…

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The F Word

Posted on March 9, 2017 at 2:51pm 0 Comments

The "F" word for me means choice. Choosing my clothes either being sweat pants and an oversize t shirt or shorts and a tank top. For other means choosing to wear a hijab or not, wearing a dress to prom or a suit. 

It means choosing a career path based on what I like, not what's expected of me. For other means staying at home mom, working full time, or not having children at all. Still there's a space for an option.

It means knowing that I have a space to move around and get…

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What's Feminism for our Latinitas?

Posted on March 9, 2017 at 10:00am 1 Comment

"Yo creo que feminismo es una mujer que tiene derechos y que cree en ella misma."

-Michelle

"Para mi ser feminista es estar orgullosa de ser mujer. Ser feminista seria estar en un balance de igualdad tanto para las mujeres y los hombres. Saber que las mujeres no son menos ni mas que los hombres ni los hombres mas o menos que la mujer."

-Heidi

Feminism means to me that both males and females should be treated equally and should be able to do the…

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