We must speak loudly to take on patriarchy as much as we speak loudly to bring down white supremacy.
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.