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I’m Coming Out, Yo Soy Enchaquirado, That Means “Two-Spirit” Where I Come From

I wake up in a dream. It takes me to the sea. I spread my body like a starfish right on the beach. Chawis fly across the sky. Crabs glow red under the hot sun. Then – I hear someone whistle in the distance. I get … Continue reading

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Chevron: Poisoning La Pachamama

“In the 1960s, the American company Chevron under the Texaco brand extracted crude oil from the Amazonian rainforest generating high revenues in the corporate world but also committing one of the worst acts against nature and the indigenous people of Ecuador.” Please view … Continue reading

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