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Latinx Instagram Accounts That Educate and Inform Us on Politics

The 2020 election kept many of us hooked to our phones to stay up to date on the latest news related to the Joe Biden/Donald Trump election in particular.We were being flooded with information pertaining to candidates, issues, and politics...
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Georgette Gomez Could Be the First Queer Latina in Congress

Yvette Montoya
Georgette Gomez was the first queer Latina elected to San Diego City Council President. Now she wants to be the first queer Latina in Congress representing San Diego’s 53rd Congressional District. Growing up in San Diego’s Barrio Logan, Gomez’s first cause...
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Nury Martinez Makes History as the First Latina President of the L.A. City Council

Araceli Cruz
Yesterday was a historic day for the city of Los Angeles. San Fernando Valley area Councilwoman Nury Martinez became the first Latina to be president of the Los Angeles City Council. Her new position as president of the 15-member council...
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Alexandria Ocasio Cortez: Trump Doesn’t Know ‘How To Deal With a Girl From The Bronx’

HipLatina
On Thursday night, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made her first appearance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. The 28-year-old Puerto Rican from the Bronx had a stunning victory on Tuesday, defeating long-term incumbent Joe Crowley in the Democratic primary. Her 15-point...