- 2 years ago
1.Raquel - Okay so I want to go way back, I want to dig back to a time before all your incredible work before you were grounded in who you are today (although we are all always transforming) but I know there is someone in my audience right now so afraid to speak their story, their truth… And a long time ago you were someone whom I met in that exact position, doing the VM to defy that fear…
(Maybe an amorphous question) but what made you decide to break free from that shell that so many young women of color often find themselves in...maybe because of family, tradition, etc. ?
2. So you say that you first fell in love with community organizing and development when you were at the University of Arizona long before setting foot at Smith College… What does that entail (Community organizing and development)
What was it that inspired you to delve into such a realm?
3. Raquel, you are such a fierce and compassionate feminist and activist… I see your social media and I am draw