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Color-shaming is alive and (still) hurtful among Latinxs today

Ada M. Wilkinson-Lee, 2016-2017 Fellow. This piece first appeared in Latina Lista. "Watching all the recent media reports and discussions about baseball legend Sammy Sosa’s skin bleaching brings back painful memories for me. It began when…
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Guest Voz: Women’s History Month must honor Latinas

Anna Ochoa O’Leary—2014-2015 Fellow. This piece was first published by Latina Lista. “Curious about Women’s History Month, I browsed the pages of womenshistorymonth.gov. learned that it originated in 1981 when Congress first passed …”
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Latina Perspective: Fighting to breathe

Edna Meza Aguirre—2014-2015 Fellow. This piece was first published by Latina Lista. “My kickboxing gym is in an abandoned warehouse in Tucson, the walls are exposed brick, fitting for a place that houses hitting, kicking, weightlifting…
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