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The Feministing Five: Isabelia Herrera

Since taking over as the Music Editor at Remezcla, the popular English-language publication covering Latinx culture, 25-year-old Isabelia Herrera has hugely increased the visibility of her section, guided a collaboration with NPR, hosted the site’s inaugural music podcast, and overseen Apple Music’s first partnership with a Latino curator. She’s written about everything from the history of musical movements in Cuba to the blessings of sad girl reggaeton. Isabelia’s passion, hard work, and dedication earned her a spot on this year’s Forbes 30 Under 30 in Media.

Since taking over as the Music Editor at Remezcla, the popular English-language publication covering Latinx culture, 25-year-old Isabelia Herrera has hugely increased the visibility of ...

The Feministing Five: Sarita Gupta

A remarkably talented organizer, Sarita Gupta spearheads massive national campaigns, but the core of her work remains deep understanding of the joys and struggles of everyday life. While transforming conversations into action, Sarita has cultivated a creative and interdisciplinary style of activism for nearly 20 years. Today, as the executive director for Jobs with Justice, she leads an organization with offices across the country, as she brings together student, community, religious, and worker voices to advocate for improved worker rights.

This hybrid approach is also exemplified in her work as co-director of Caring Across Generations, mobilizing aging Americans, people with disabilities, workers, and their families to support to live lives ...

A remarkably talented organizer, Sarita Gupta spearheads massive national campaigns, but the core of her work remains deep understanding of the joys and struggles of everyday life. While transforming conversations into action, Sarita has cultivated a ...