Afro Latinidad By Way of Los Rakas and the Academy
ART / LATIN AMERICA

Afro Latinidad By Way of Los Rakas and the Academy

This past weekend, more so month Austin, by way of my Alma Mater The University of Texas at Austin, has done great work in regards to activist scholarship. First was Abriendo Brecha, an annual conference dedicated to facilitating dialogue and networks between activist scholars, their communities, grassroots organizations, and local organizers. The following weekend- this past … Continue reading

Selena Gomez Supports Sweatshops
NEWS / SOCIAL JUSTICE

Selena Gomez Supports Sweatshops

Yes the sweet Texas gal, ex-Disney star, UNICEF ambassador, and teen fashion icon— the Selena Gomez–– does indeed support sweatshops. Wednesday night at the height of NYC fashion week craze, United Students Against Sweatshops and supporters crashed the NEO by Adidas runway show, specifically to target their’ newest brand ambassador, Selena Gomez. The protest garnered much needed attention … Continue reading