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30 Things You May Not Know About the Indigenous Cultures of Latin America

V. Alexandra de F. Szoenyi
Indigenous culture is important, and often ignored part of Latinx identity. There are foods we eat, words we speak, and customs we follow to this day that we don’t even know are Native American in origin. While it is hard...
Culture

11 Indigenous Latina Heroines You Should Know

HipLatina
  Yesterday was Columbus Day, a national federal holiday (October 8), which is meant to celebrate Christopher Columbus’s “discovery” of America on October 12, 1492. Instead of cosigning on a lie, and the blatant disrespect of the indigenous community, here...
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HipLatina Style: 5 Latina-Created Murals With A Message

V. Alexandra de F. Szoenyi
Artists have long served as the voices of a generation, calling out injustice with their work and bringing light to important issues. The following six murals were created by Latinas, using vibrant colors and stunning visuals to inform as much...