Shevone Torres

1 of 31 Facing Charges For Defending The Earth: Shevone Torres

She brings to light the larger issue of needing to end our dependence on fossil fuels by talking about the local issues of poisoned water and food supplies that disproportionally affect black and brown communities.

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Two-Party System, Same Coin

By Shevone Torres In this climate, the two-party system has morphed into tribalism. Each day it gets more and more “us vs. Them.” Unfortunately, the marginalized communities are the one who suffer.  For us, we already knew what the Republican Party was about: dog whistles, a penchant for lying and blaming people of color for everything wrong, protecting the rich and big companies.  Today, we have people spouting the line…

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