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YAONI SANCHEZ

YAONI SANCHEZ

Born in Havana, Cuba on September 4, 1975, Yaoni Sanchez is an influential blogger and a real heroine for her fearless narrations of life in Cuba. She has earned multiple awards and is followed by over a million readers between various websites, and her own Generation Y blog site. Her articles have earned her numerous…

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NACHA ROCA

NACHA ROCA

Nacha Roca – “DESDE EL FIN DEL MUNDO” “FROM THE END OF THE WORLD” THE HISTORY OF US, THE “WEAKER SEX” ….. We understand history as part of the collective social heritage. What does this mean? It means that to a certain extent history belongs to us, the history of a people belongs to its…

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CARMEN MEDRANO

CARMEN MEDRANO

It is without doubt that some of us have our environment shape us in such a way that we cannot elude our calling, even if we tried. I met Carmen Medrano at an Immigration Reform Training in New Brunswick, NJ.  She was one of the leaders from the People Improving Communities through Organizing (PICO) National…

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