Tag Archives: Afro-Latina

Latino Quote Of The Day™ by Dr. Antonia Pantoja

“Somehow I learned that I belonged with my people and that I had a responsibility to contribute to them. I will participate in changing the situations of injustice and inequality that I encounter because they deny people their rights and … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Carla Garcia

“In strength, the Garífuna community fought the French and the English. In strength, the Garífuna community in Honduras fought to defend the – country against invasion and, in strength, the Garífuna community fights today to defend our land.” – Carla … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Dr. Marta Moreno-Vega

“The honoring of those that are now spirit is essential as is honoring their work to assure that their work continues to be expanded upon generation after generation.” – Dr. Marta Moreno-Vega, Afro-Puerto Rican. Founder of the Caribbean Cultural Center … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Raquel Cepeda

“Don’t put the pressure of societal norms about appearance and race on yourself.” – Raquel Cepeda Afro-Dominican writer/film maker. Latino Quote Of The Day™ is curated by Bobby Gonzalez. Bobby González is a nationally known multicultural motivational speaker, storyteller and … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Zoe Saldana

“We tend to look for European roots and reject the indigenous and the African, and that’s disgusting. Being Latin is being a mix of everything. I want my people not to be insecure, and to adore what we are because … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Josefina Baez

“To make sense of the world. I do not adhere my meaning merely to my skin color, sex creed or nationality, but what I consciously do or don’t from/with/for/them…” – Josefina Baez, Afro-Dominican performance artist/educator. Latino Quote Of The Day™ … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Favianna Rodriguez

“If one of our tasks as artists to visualize a future that is more just, than our art can be a call for a society that values workers, public services, and the right to organize.” – Favianna Rodriguez, Afro Peruvian-American … Continue reading

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