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Un semáforo como metáfora para 2020

December 29, 2020

Mi esposo Julio César tomó esta foto receintemente. Muestra tres señales de tráfico. Dos de ellos tienen las luces verde y roja encendidas, el otro tiene una flecha roja de…

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2020 in One Picture

December 29, 2020

My husband Julio César snapped this picture while he was driving. It shows 3 traffic signals. Two of them have both the green and red lights on, the other has…

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Finally Home

November 21, 2020

On a hot, sunny afternoon, the week of July 22, 2019 I finally felt at home.

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Casi cuatro generaciones después, regreso a casa

November 21, 2020

“Preciosa serás sin bandera, sin lauros, ni gloriapreciosa, preciosa, te llaman los hijos de la libertad.” “Preciosa” – Rafael Hernández En una tarde calurosa y soleada, de la semana del…

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Meet 5 (ok, more than 5) women who are thriving in the fight

October 19, 2020

During times of great chaos, innovation is key. If anyone would have asked you last October how you would be spending your 2020, neither you nor I would have been…

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¡Bienvenidos al nuevo DeniseCollazo.com!

October 19, 2020

¡Hola! Soy Denise Padín Collazo, bienvenido a mi página electrónica. Crecí en Castroville, California. De joven me involucré en la lucha por la justicia social en este país. En mi…

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Welcome to the new DeniseCollazo.com

September 3, 2020

Hi! I’m Denise Padín Collazo and welcome to my new website. I grew up in Castroville, California. As a young person, I got involved in the fight for justice in…

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Latinos must acknowledge our own racism, then we must pledge to fight it

June 8, 2020

In the days after George Floyd’s murder by Minneapolis police, we have seen thousands of people protest across the country demanding change. They are a result of inhumane and unjust systems that have wreaked havoc on black communities for generations and leadership that has failed to hold police accountable.

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