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Women’s March Photos

I struggled with whether or not to bring one of my work cameras to the march. I wasn’t worried as much about it getting damaged as I was that I would be distracted by taking photos and wouldn’t be in the moment with my daughter and our friends. 50 more words

Election 2016

'Round My Block Ep. 2 + Yari Blanco, the Girl Mob

Do you believe in yourself?

Like, do you really believe in your own capabilities? Talents? Dreams?

The essence of an entrepreneur starts there: the moment when one decides to become totally self-sufficient and place their livelihood, peace of mind, and financial stability at the mercies of their creativity. 697 more words


Handbook for WOC Leaders

The Handbook is the culmination of our work in this course. It is written for  women of color who are interested in leadership positions and who are, or will be, active in social movement spaces. 70 more words


Happy Monday L.A.

There’s a very special announcement at the end of this week that I hope you can join me for. Please stay tuned!


L.A. Stories

"I am deliberate and afraid of nothing" -A.L.

Women of color did not fucking divide the Women’s March.

I was going to make this post a sandwich. I was going to start off by saying how nice it was to be surrounded by so many women and allies yesterday, add a few complaints, then round it off again. 881 more words


Dear Women of Color

I’m sorry.

I’m almost 44 years old and am just now starting to understand that I’ve ignored you my entire life.

Not until our current president was elected did I start to get nervous about my rights as a woman under the new administration. 445 more words

Women Of Color

Why "Hidden Figures" matters

Katherine Johnson- Physicist and mathematician who was instrumental in NASA’s journey into space and their landing on the moon

I’ve long since become accustomed to seeing leading black women in movies as slaves, love interests and/or maids. 779 more words