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Rosario Dawson and Lana Parrilla to Executive Produce Doc on Border Crisis

Sofía Aguilar
While the poor conditions for migrants continue at the U.S.-Mexico border under the new administration, it’s essential that we shed light on the true stories of the border crisis. The upcoming documentary Split At The Root is one of those...
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Rosario Dawson Stars in New ‘La Borinqueña’ Graphic Novel on Climate Change in Puerto Rico

Shayne Rodriguez Thompson
Actor and activist, Rosario Dawson, has teamed up with award-winning Puerto Rican graphic novelist, Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez, on a brand-new graphic novel titled, La Borinqueña Guest Starring Rosario Dawson, that is intended to spread awareness about the climate crisis and the...
Culture

5 Afro-Latinas in Entertainment Proudly Embracing Their Black Identity

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If Latinas are having a hard time getting representation in the media, you can guarantee that Afro-Latinas are facing barriers ten-fold. Afro-Latinas are often misunderstood in the entertainment industry. People have an idea of what a Latina should “look” like...
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Rosario Dawson Reads Powerful and Emotional Letter From A Child Refugee

Johanna Ferreira
The news of undocumented families being separated at the border has been the only thing on anyone’s minds these days and it’s left the nation devastated. Rosario Dawson has been using her platform to bring awareness to what’s been happening...
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9 Latinas Who’ve Clapped Back When Told They’re Not ‘Latina Enough’

Irina Gonzalez
If you grew up as a young Latina immigrant in the U.S. or are a U.S.-born Latina, then you’ve probably heard at one time or another that you are not “Latina enough.” We’re all honestly tired of hearing that but...
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Rosario Dawson’s Mother’s Experience With Machismo Is All Too Familiar

Jessica Molina
Rosario Dawson and Katherine Heigl’s upcoming film, Unforgettable, is a “cautionary tale,” explained director, Denise Di Novi. “If you hinge your identity on being desired by a man or desirable by a man… if you believe all the cultural conditioning that...