The Path Towards Independence

Last week, former member of the Young Lords Party Iris Morales came to talk about her life experiences, especially those surrounding her activist life and the creation of her documentary ¡Palante, Siempre Palante! I found myself very inspired by Morales’s career, or rather, multiple careers. She was very warm and honest in her discussions with […]

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Nueva York: A Personal Connection

On a visit to New York City recently, I went to see “Nueva York,” the new exhibition that was developed collaboratively by the New-York Historical Society and El Museo del Barrio.  The exhibition traces the history of Spanish and Latin American peoples in New York City from 1613 to 1945 and explores the important social, […]

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