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AOC and Residente Talk About Coronavirus, Puerto Rico on Instagram Live Chat

Araceli Cruz
Last night, Puerto Rican rapper Residente and Puerto Rican congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez held a fascinating bilingual chat about the coronavirus and how it’s affecting those on the island. Residente hosted the conversation (seen below) on his Instagram page and asked...
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Coronavirus Crisis: AOC Says Trump’s Response Is Costing People’s Lives

Araceli Cruz
From the moment the coronavirus entered our lives, President Donald Trump unleashed lies about the disease. While the level of severity has increased immensely, Trump’s inactions and falsehoods continue, and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said that has got to stop.  The...
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AOC & Yalitza Aparicio Join Forces to Fight for Domestic Workers

Araceli Cruz
What happens when two inspiring and powerful Latinas join forces? Beautiful and life-changing things will occur. That is what happened yesterday when Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and actress Yalitza Aparicio met up in Washington D.C. to discuss the rights of domestic...
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Krystal Quiles Is the Puerto Rican Illustrator Behind AOC Children’s Book

Virginia Isaad
Puerto Rican illustrator Krystal Quiles recently worked on her first-ever book about a fellow Puerto Rican from the Bronx — Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.  The ABCs of AOC is a children’s book written by feminist activist Jamia Wilson and highlights AOC’s career...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Calling for the Resignation of Stephen Miller

Araceli Cruz
The Latinx community has been the target of the Trump Administration since before Donald Trump became president. When we’re not being called rapists and criminals, we’re being discriminated for speaking Spanish, are reminded that the current administration is trying to...