Read “Latinx: A Filter For Potential Homophobes” On LatinaMedia.Co

I love the word Latinx. But if you’ve participated in “Hispanic” social media over the last few years, there are people who absolutely. Hate. It. “What the hell is Latinx?” “Nobody I know uses that word.” “Ugh, gringos need to stop.” I get it: it’s new, identity is important, and people should label themselves as theyContinue reading “Read “Latinx: A Filter For Potential Homophobes” On LatinaMedia.Co”

Deaf Smith and the Mexicana

I remember sitting in my Texas History class and hearing about the Texas Revolution, a Sam Houston biography was my major project of the year and the textbooks painted him as a war hero, a leader who’d shed a tear when Texas seceded from the Union, I loved to hear tales of him, Davy Crockett,Continue reading “Deaf Smith and the Mexicana”