You Need To Care About Black Lives For All Lives To Matter

#AllLivesMatter and #BlueLivesMatter believers are getting it wrong. There needs to be an explanation as to why these “movements” are doing an injustice to American society. I’m not Black, but I am passionate about the #BlackLivesMatter movement, and I’d like to do what I can in this fight for justice that is bound to be a… Read More You Need To Care About Black Lives For All Lives To Matter

What You Need To Know About ALS (Lo Que Necesitas Saber Sobre ELA)

¡Versión en español debajo de la versión en inglés! Today I want to talk about an illness that has a special spot in my heart, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Yes, the one that you probably did the ice-bucket challenge to support. My amazing uncle is currently battling it. My uncle is a very important person… Read More What You Need To Know About ALS (Lo Que Necesitas Saber Sobre ELA)

I Am Not A Quota – My Identity As a Hispanic Female Gives Me Strength

Today, there were two bake sales hosted on the quad of my university. The republican group at my university hosted one bake sale, claiming to educate individuals on the “dangers” of affirmative action. Another group, a music association on campus, hosted a counter bake sale called “#IAmNotAQuota.” This other sale exemplified why affirmative action is… Read More I Am Not A Quota – My Identity As a Hispanic Female Gives Me Strength