What happens when Latinos in positions of power abandon the needs of their community to gain power and prestige?
She may not talk much of her experiences as an immigrant, but her lyrics and persona reveal an immigrant mentality.
Editor’s Note: We received Barbara’s submission from Young Voices via email and agreed to publish her essay today. Last week, I went to see the critically acclaimed film Selma, which depicts the events surrounding the 1965 march for voting rights from Selma to Montgomery. This movie comes at an especially opportune time due to issues surrounding […]