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LABOR DAY: Recuerden La Guerra Sucia, Los Femicidios/ Remember The Dirty War, The Femicides

LABOR DAY: Recuerden La Guerra Sucia, Los Femicidios/ Remember The Dirty War, The Femicides

PHOTO: Ni Una Mas/ Not One More. The femicides of Ciudad Juarez have been memorialized by pink crosses. Approximately 1,500 womyn, mostly maquiladora workers, have gone missing in the border town since the nineties.  by Anessa Anchondo-Rivera and Nubia Legarda This Labor Day, we would like for you to join us in honoring and remembering […]

Texas Abortion Bill Marginalizes Rural, Poor And Women Of Color

Texas Abortion Bill Marginalizes Rural, Poor And Women Of Color

by Anessa Anchondo-Rivera On July 8, I was fortunate to travel from my home in El Paso, to Austin, an eight-hour drive, to witness the Texas State Senate hearings on reproductive health care access in my state. The mood was very intense, the senate floor was full so I sat in a viewing room for most […]