November 10, 2016 by Romina

A Letter For The Still Confused But Ready For The Real Talk

You said you wanted change and now you got it. Now it’s happened. The earth shook beneath your feet and now you need to figure out how you’re going to survive. First let me say please take the time to move through your emotions. Cry, pound the ground, talk to your friends, you need to…

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October 20, 2016 by Romina

Final Debate of the 2016 US Election – most defining moment

Watching Hillary Rodham Clinton stand up and defend women’s right to choose in-front of her nation, and to some extent the entire world, was one of the most powerful moments for me this US election. That she did so in-front of a man who was clamoring for the power to punish women for having abortions…

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Racial Based Voting Map

October 15, 2016 by Romina

Things Not At Stake

When I come to white progressive liberal spaces like my feed on Facebook, I hear mostly fantasy politics. I hear  all the reborn third-party advocates who get to debate and philosophize about a better tomorrow, while basking in the luxury of completely being able to ignore what is being asked of them today.   Those…

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