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Toxic Tips from A Hispanic Mother

In celebration of International Women’s Day, let’s take a step back and remember the toxic advice our Latin mothers told us…

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My mother is first-generation Puerto Rican and Cuban. Most of her advice has been enmeshed in gender inequality and toxicity, and religious sexual shame. Though I did not know it at the time.

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