Women you should know: Dolores Huerta
#mygirlsquad / Culture

Women you should know: Dolores Huerta

Born in 1930, Dolores Huerta is a labor and civil rights activist, mother of 11 children, and Latina icon. She co-founded the United Farm Workers Union along with César Chávez, brought women into the labor movement, and challenged sexism and racism. She also negotiated the first successful collective bargaining agreement by agricultural laborers in 1966. Despite … Continue reading

Behind the Business : GirlTrek
Behind the Business / Culture

Behind the Business : GirlTrek

In the footsteps of a civil rights legacy, GirlTrek is a national health movement that activates thousands of Black women to be change makers in their lives and communities — through walking.   Watch their video and visit their page at girltrek.org   Continue reading