Fighting Colonialism, Machismo and The Church: Mexican Queerness is a Radical Act

“I exist in the intersection of these identities: I am a queer United States-born Mexican who was raised Catholic. Existing in this intersection often feels like an oxymoron since there is no space for queerness to comfortably exist within Mexican Catholicism. Because of this, my existence often feels like a radical act in itself…”

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Two creeps left this racist note to a Latina waitress instead of a tip

Sadie Elledge, a server at Jess’ Lunch in Harrisonburg, VA, found herself face to face with a nasty note from two customers who “wouldn’t talk” to her, opting instead to “just not their heads”.

After serving the duo lunch, Elledge, the child of a Mexican mother and a Honduran father, was presented with a receipt bearing the words “we only tip citizens” where a tip would ordinarily go. 

Elledge was born in the United States.

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This is some kind of xenophobic insult, that has no reasonable basis, because she was born in the United States! She IS American citizen! And her race does not matter, because America is a multinational country!

Those two creeps should apologize for this mess and treat her and other Hispanics with respect!

Treat people the same way as you would want to be treated!

#StayWoke

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You guys! First medal for Mexico!! (My country) MISAEL RODRIGUEZ (he wants gold but today he secured a medal) he founded his trip to Rio (with other athletes) by asking for the money in the public transport he’s competing with an uniform in a really bad condition (because CONADE and the government are crap) but he’s going for gold! I’M SO PROUD!! ERES UN CHINGON MISAEL!