Chicano 2.0: Black Lotus Rosie

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“It’s Time for Us to Stop Hating Ourselves”

Black Lotus Rosie discusses what it means to be Chicana in the digital age. The young Instagram star inspires her peers by refusing to be defined by her heritage, ethnicity or gender. “The modern Chicano to me is someone who understands the complexity of their identity and loves themselves for it.” She celebrates her authentic self right down to the nipple hair.

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