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X’ene Sky is a classical pianist, singer, and composer based in Austin, Texas. Her song “Flowers” is dedicated to Mike Brown, Trayvon Martin, Sandra Bland, Tasnim, & all the flowers …

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Written by: Vicko Alvarez A response to My Papi and Mami Do Not Get Me My Ma and Pa do not get me, but we have spent my entire adult …

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Written by: Rafael Zu and Jessica Alvarenga Translated by: Jessica Alvarenga In colonial Brazil, a quilombo was a place where runaway slaves would take refuge and be free. Novos quilombos, …

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Written by: Jessica Alvarenga Photo by: Edgar Azevedo Funk Carioca, better known as just Funk (funk-e), is a style of Brazilian hip hop that blends DJ-ing and rap with African …

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By Vicko Alvarez The Chicanx community has a history that it deserves to be proud of and leaders whose actions deserve to be honored. From the courage our farm workers …

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By Yvonne Cruz 2015 saw Holy Holm handed MMA superstar Ronda Rousey her first professional loss in the most spectacular of fashions at UFC 193. In 2015, the world also barred …

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