Why I Participated in NPR’s #RaceOnTech Project


If you’ve been following my writing here on The Wise Latina Club and tweets and posts on social media, you know lately I have been focused on the lack of diversity in technology, specifically Silicon Valley. I’ve opened up the discussion to look at the micro and macro context, for example the impact of economic […]

¡TWLC Wishes You a Happy New Year!


Whatever your tradition, the close of the year is an opportunity to renew our Faith, nurtured by gratitude for health, sustenance, family, friends… …and love. The Wise Latina Club is nearly three years old. We’ve changed and grown. We’ve tried new things. Sometimes we jumped and made it across the abyss. Other times, like Wile […]

Selected to the Women’s Media Center’s Progressive Women’s Voices Class of 2013


“You’ve come a long way, baby,” goes the popular slogan to sell Virginia Slim cigarettes. #WomenRule is the female-centered conference and essays focus of Politico–a favorite information hub of the Washington, DC set. Indeed, as Helen Ruddy croons, I am Woman. Hear me Roar: Unless it’s the media.  Although women make up 51% of our nation, men […]