Tag: Education

The introvert and the contradictions

It always amazes me how much of an introvert I really am, especially when immersed in social spaces and places. Many of my gente y estudiantes wouldn’t believe this at all, but I am. Familiar voice in the back of my mind fades in: “Are you serious Ms. ContraSantolina?” “Do you really feel nerviosa y

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It reeks of privilege.

In their god damned suits, the institutional mafia. Poised to disempower the already powerless. Do you really think for a second that they give a rat’s ass about us? Do you think they lose sleep thinking about our misfortunes? Our struggles? Our complaints? Our pleas? F… no. We don’t even exist unless we remind them

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