Op-Ed/Commentary

My Mother Was a Mountain

How do I begin telling you about what my mother has been to me? Felicita Nazario--who everyone called Fela-- was a 5 foot tall firecracker. She was born in Guanica, Puerto Rico on Sept. 13, 1950. ...

Gina Rodriguez and Conditional Blackness

Damn Gina! The uproar on social media  about Gina Rodriguez using the N word have been wild to say the least. If you haven't already heard, Rodriguez posted an Instagram video of herself singing a Fugees so...

How Far Have Latinos Come?

Hispanic Heritage Month gives us a chance to celebrate the presence and contributions of Hispanics/Latinos. It's an ideal time to acknowledge our individual and shared cultures, as well as the people who re...
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