The Other Left

Cultural Reflection: People of Color in the Media

I’m not going to lie. Since November 2016, I’ve been retreating from the world in the name of self-care and, since May 2017, mommyhood. (Sidenote: I can’t believe my daughter is 7 months old already! Stop growing up.) I refuse to watch the news for nothing more than work purposes. I refuse to get sucked Read more about Cultural Reflection: People of Color in the Media[…]

Too what??? The Problem with Being a Woman

Originally posted on www.edilmari.com “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. I’ve been thinking a lot about being a woman over the past few weeks. It started with this video. Each morning after watching this, I’ve been contemplating over life and the pursuit of Read more about Too what??? The Problem with Being a Woman[…]

Getting Ready for 2016

PowerPAC.org stands for community empowerment through building a sustainable infrastructure of progressive talent organically grown at the local level.  This goes for candidates, campaign operatives, fund raising specialists, and issue activists. We think this is a critical third piece (together with Labor and party politics) necessary for increasing participation of our communities sometimes referred to Read more about Getting Ready for 2016[…]