"Or music is born of migration and tradition, critique and celebration, joy and pain…New World music.”
art by Favianna Rodriguez
“ Washing one’s hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral. ” – Paulo Freire, Educator
As the Executive Director of Presente.org, I know that our members are committed to making real progress on issues that matter to our community and that they count on us to fearlessly and unapologetically speak truth to power and stand on the front lines to defend and advance the social and political conditions of Latinos and immigrants.