Rosa Clemente opens up about her difficult decision that was sparked by the newly-revealed Hurricane Maria casualties. - RollingStoneContinue Reading
Rosa Alicia Clemente is an Afro-Latinx political commentator, community organizer, independent journalist, and 2008 Green Party Vice-Presidential candidate.
Workshop and Presentations
Fifth Element: Hip Hop As A Tool For Social Justice
I am not Hispanic: Afro-Latinx and Black Identity in the Latino Community
Nevertheless We Persist: Centering Women of Color in Social Justice
We The People: Resisting and Speaking Truth to Power in Uncertain Times
When A Black Puerto Rican Woman Ran For Vice-President and Nobody Knew Her Name
United People: The History of African-American and the Latinx Unity
Puerto Rico: Hidden Histories and Stories of Resistance
As the protests continue in Ferguson, Missouri, over the shooting of Michael Brown, we turn now to two well-known voices who have come to Ferguson to show their support.
I am getting messages from concerned friends about my stance on Israel. Let me be clear I have been fighting Zionists since my days at SUNY-Albany, when I was in Albany State University Black Alliance, when I was president of ASUBA and when I was director of multi-cultural affairs for the Student Government. In that
Rosa Clemente discusses her awakening to ethnicity and race and how education leads the path to liberation. Published on Atlanta Black Star – video by Dash Harris. Invite Rosa Clemente to moderate, host or speak at your event: Name:(required) Email:(required) Speaking Date: About Your Organization, School or Program:(required)
In case you missed it, hip-hop scholar and activist Rosa Clemente talked at length about Afro-Latina identity at Cal State Los Angeles. It’s a perspective that’s worth resurfacing given all the recent hoopla about Latinos identifying as white. In it, she talks about placing Afro-Latinos within the black radical tradition.