Daughters of a Revolution
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Yareliz Mendez-Zamorra is a daughter of revolutions. Born and raised in Miami, Yareliz grew up listening to her family’s immigration stories and constantly draws inspiration from them. Her family comes from La Tierra de Lagos y Volcanes—Nicaragua. She holds a BA in English and History, as well as a minor in Latin American Studies. She is currently a JD candidate at St. Thomas University, and works as a Public Ally for AmeriCorps. She is passionate about social justice issues, and strongly believes that through grassroots organizing, community engagement, and education, we can work towards creating a more equitable society.
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Green Matter / Gray Space
Aaron WilderVisual Art
Green Matter / Gray Space is a play on words from the terms “green space” (an area of grass, trees, or other vegetation set apart for recreational or aesthetic purposes in an otherwise urban environment) and “gray matter” (the darker tissue of the brain and spinal cord, consisting mainly of nerve cell bodies and branching […]