Created during such a period of civil unrest, El Museo served as a beacon for New York City’s Puerto Rican and African-American communities.
“When I was eighteen, I was a rebel and my parents were threatening to send me back to Guadalajara to a private school.”
In Donald Trump’s America, my great-grandfather, Jesús Chavira, would be treated as a societal menace.
Anti-Mexicanism in the United States is a race-premised set of historical and contemporary ascriptions, convictions and discriminatory practices.
Being a chola is about asserting the right to be a young woman who is feminine, beautifully adorned, sensual, challenging, independent and free-thinking.