As an Afro-Dominicana with a confident predestined voice, I aim to empower and celebrate the Queen within each woman that I encounter, by sharing thought-provoking stories, articles, and art with the ambition to encourage you to discover, own and expose the inner conqueror you are designed to be.
Highlighting Afro-Latinx during BHM Day Siete (7) Historian, writer, and activist. Schomburg was a Puerto Rican of African and German descent who moved to the United States and researched and raised awareness of the great contributions that Afro-Latin Americans and Afro-Americans have made to society. The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture was founded…Read More
La Galería Magazine is a independent online platform for the Dominican Diaspora. Their mission is to encourage dialogue, celebrate the community and inspire action. The Galería MagazineRead More
Sol Macias is Founder of Latinas Rising. Tasha James & Edna Mojica joined Sol Macias as co-founders in her efforts of building community. Latinas Rising was created after seeing that major social justice issues in our communities were being ignored. Mental health, violence against women, and education are at the forefront of what we do! Latinas Rising seeks …Read More
#ShoutOutSunday I attended the Power Women Summit 2018 – LA, California I attended a couple of weeks ago with Latinas Rising, it was overwhelmingly empowering. I really did not have words to fully express my experience. The summit was full of stories, statements, and teachings from WOMEN and some men in Hollywood, educators, social justice and…Read More
What defines me as Afro-Latina? Is it because its an acceptable term, now? Is it the texture of my hair, because, I can just go to the “beauty supply” and buy a hair follicle acid applicator… that would give me, “good hair”. Is it the delicious platanos that I boil, mash with butter and eat…Read More