Hernan Carvente at the 2015 Vera Gala: lati-negros: Hernan Carvente works as a Policy Analyst at the Vera Institute of Justice in NYC and discusses being a young man of color with an incarceration history.
The Association of Black Sexologists and Clinicians Black Families, Black Relationships, Black Sexuality Conference: I’ll be here presenting our collective research from The LatiNegrxs Sex Survey (which you may still take here), screening a film from Bo$$lady job about young Black gender fluid teen, and 2 workshops with wocsexualhealthnetwork on self care an
npr: skunkbear: When the price of gold skyrocketed, illegal miners flooded into the Peru’s Amazon basin, eager to find even the tiniest bits of the precious metal. Trees and villagers have paid a price.Here’s a great piece by NPR’s Jason Beaubien focusing on the toxic levels of mercury the miners use. Worth a listen! Your Sunday newsy read/listen. -Emily