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Juliana Schwartz
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Juliana is a young feminist blogger and freelance writer. She runs where she blogs about feminism for Latinas across the Americas, spanning topics such as immigration, reproductive justice, race and sexuality. In addition to her own blogging she is a Contributor at Feministing and has been featured on other outlets including Policy Mic, The Feminist Wire and NPR’s Latino USA. Follow her on Twitter @JulianaBrittoS.

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U.S. Politicians' 'Hispandering' Cannot Make Up for Countless Failures to Latinos

(0) Comments | Posted October 17, 2014 | 11:07 PM

Hispanic Heritage Month is officially over. The period from Sept. 15 through Oct. 15 has traditionally been a time for politicians to make fools out of themselves in order to pander -- or "Hispander" -- to Latinos, just for a month. Whether it be the Arizona man who

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Is Pacification Increasing Violence Against Women in Rio's Favelas?

(0) Comments | Posted January 22, 2014 | 1:49 PM

The Rio de Janeiro State University (UERJ) recently released a report on the state of security in Rio's urban ghettos, also known as favelas. The report looked specifically at who is currently controlling (through violence or the threat of violence) the city's favelas, and what this says about the city's...

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6 Self-Care Tips for Post-Grads

(0) Comments | Posted January 16, 2014 | 2:31 PM

Living in a "meritocracy" where hard work is supposed to equal success, leaving high school or college and entering the "real world" can require a certain amount of adjustment. We are expected to find our dream job immediately, move out of our family's house and be happy young adults.


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