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Yvette Montoya

Yvette is an L.A. native, a curly girl advocate and a first generation Latina working toward female empowerment through her writing and her artwork. She’s passionate about art, politics, tech, intersectional women’s issues and smacking down haters on Instagram. When she’s not typing away in front of a computer screen you’ll find her re-watching Atlanta & Bob’s Burgers, dancing to reggaeton and playing with her three foster bunnies: Basil, Alfalfa & Art Vandelay.
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7 Gorgeous Hairstyles To Rock If You Have Naturally Curly Hair

Growing up with curly hair, I thought I only had two hairstyles I could rock: up or down. I believed…

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It’s important to put our money where our mouths are. And if we’re really real about supporting other Latinas and…

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Chef Marcela Valladolid Wants You To Connect With Communities When You Travel

“Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The…

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9 Amazing WOC Artists To Follow on Instagram

I’m totally obsessed with visual culture, particularly the way women of color are embracing their roots, exploring new mediums, and…

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18 Latinx Podcasts You Need To Be Listening to Right Now

The beautiful thing about podcasts is that there’s something for everyone. History buff, gossip queen, news junkie–you’ll find it all….

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5 Curly Hair Tips I Learned From Black Women

      As curly girls, we’re told from a very young age that it is not professional, attractive or…

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Victoria Beer Created The First Commercial In Nahuatl

Victoria has created the first commercial in Nahuatl for Dia De Los Muertos, and it’s kind of a big deal….

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8 Instagram Accounts Giving Us Major Halloween Costume Inspiration

I love Halloween – the corn candies, the dressing up, the parties – all of it! But if you’re like…

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Heathy Hyna Is Bringing Veganism To The Hood

If there is one thing Latinos can all universally agree on it’s that our food game is on point. It…

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