The last two weeks, Lilada had the opportunity to travel to Cuba and the Dominican Republic. Today she shares her experience with Dayanara Marte and Bernadette Adora Jones, on the phone from Chicago and Puerto Plata.
Bernadette Jones is a writer, traveler, and a retired Federal Officer after a 26-year commitment to Civil Rights in Housing at HUD Chicago, New Orleans, Arkansas and Oklahoma.
Dayanara Marte is a human rights activist and an author who is taking her work for justice and healing globally. She focuses on movements that look to implement change in various communities pertaining to sexual assault domestic violence, mental and reproductive health and immigration.