If you’re considering voting for a third-party candidate (Bernie or dear goddess Kanye West) in the 2020 Election, I ask you: please don’t.
Yet another opportunity for a Black person to get justice did not happen. What do we do? Get uncomfortable, folks. Back your “oneness” up with actions that benefit all humanity.
I don’t know the answers, but I know something needs to change. Being part of a wall of moms was something I could do.
In 2007, I moved from a predominantly Hispanic community to a 95 percent white state. Eventually, I started to get invited to people’s homes for dinner or potluck events. Then, I noticed a few odd things.
Meet Gabby Salinas: a three-time pediatric cancer survivor and running for Tennessee House District 97! Her signature issue remains the same: expanding Medicaid in Tennessee so everyone can have access to healthcare and rural hospitals will stop closing.
Like many first-generation Latinas, I struggle with knowing where I sit in terms of my culture. I’m an American by birth and a Latina by nature. It’s easier for me to say I’m an American than try to explain where on the spectrum my heritage sits.
I tried hard really hard to not start …