From Huffington Post: 14 Latinas Who Understand The Strength That Lives Within Every Woman
Tanisha Lover Ramirez, HuffPost Latino Voices – Mar 9, 2016
March is Women’s History Month, and this year we’re celebrating by reflecting on the wise words Latinas have shared about everything from womanhood to activism to representation.
Though there are plenty other Latinas from whom we can learn, the following words from these 14 women are a good place to start.
Without further ado, here are 14 empowering and inspirational quotes from some pretty kickass Latinas.
If we missed any of your own personal faves, share them with us in the comment section below.
Zoe Saldana On A Woman’s Inherent Strength
America Ferrera On Solidarity Among Women
Gina Torres On The Importance Of Strong Female Characters
Sandra Cisneros On Becoming Chingona
Eva Perón On A Woman’s Strength
Dolores Huerta On Survival
Gina Rodriguez On Not Letting Anyone Define Who She Is
Berta Cáceres On Saving Ourselves And The World We Live In
Sylvia Rivera On Representation And Visibility
Salma Hayek On What Feminism Means To Her
Julia Alvarez On Women And Change
Isabel Allende On Empowering Women To Help Families
Sonia Sotomayor On Proving Haters Wrong
Selenis Leyva On What Makes A Woman “Real”
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