Activist Rosa Clemente explains her belief that the commonwealth's tie to the United States was never a choice.Continue Reading
Rosa Alicia Clemente is an Afro-Latinx political commentator, community organizer, independent journalist, and 2008 Green Party Vice-Presidential candidate.
Just as protests and rallies against the police killings of two black men, Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, were ramping up in cities around the US, a horrific mass shooting incident in Dallas, Texas, has shocked the nation.
Black Lives Matter Upstate New York spokesperson Rosa Clemente is also upset with what the two officers said. She is concerned about what she calls “the trauma inflicted on those young people.” “Albany has a huge problem. And the problem with the mayor and the chief of police is that they keep masquerading and parading
Listen to the audio of Rosa's keynote address at the 2016 Diversity Conference.
We’ve not learned or organized enough around what has long been said and known; the two-party political establishment cannot produce revolutionary change.
Hip Hop culture has always existed to facilitate a reclamation of space for the silenced majority and marginalized communities in the face of social, political, and economic oppression.