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So I’ve been thinking about more ways to be involved in my community and literacy has always been the thing I’m most passionate about. For the last couple of years I’ve walked past this place in my community called the Time Travel Mart that has an additional sign that says 826LA and something about a tutoring center. 626 more words

Social injustices

“Because equal rights, fair play, justice, are all like the air: we all have it, or none of us has it. That is the truth of it.” 656 more words


Stood up for what's right, never left out

“Mendez v. Westminster” was about Latinos forbidden to enter a white school. They weren’t allowed to go to their schools because they were different, and the whites didn’t like the way Latinos looked. 1,178 more words


That one time at Porto's

Last November, my friends and I decided to go to Beverly Hills just to have fun. There were ten of us, all Mexican except for one non-hispanic white girl. 892 more words