Contemporary music has often boxed women —particularly Latinas— in the “saleable themes” structure: sex, beauty, love, parties and branded entertainment.
Christian Supremacists protect one idea of humanity, and it favors the U.S. agenda of upholding imperial models of conquest.
“When I was eighteen, I was a rebel and my parents were threatening to send me back to Guadalajara to a private school.”
Time to celebrate Mexican emprendedoras as the natural leaders they have become on both sides of the border.
Being a chola is about asserting the right to be a young woman who is feminine, beautifully adorned, sensual, challenging, independent and free-thinking.