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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Natasha Hakimi Zapata

Natasha Hakimi Zapata holds a Creative Writing M.F.A. from Boston University and both a B.A. in Spanish and a B.A. in English with a creative writing concentration from the University of California, Los Angeles. In college she received scholarships from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Hispanic Heritage Foundation, the Smithsonian Latino Center and the UCLA Alumni Association.

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The UK's Vaccine Rollout Proves the Superiority of the Universal Health Care Model

Britain's vaccination rate has far outpaced the rest of the West. The triumph belongs to its National Health Service. 

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Pia Klemp Is the Hero the World Desperately Needs Right Now

It is more important than ever to find meaningful ways to celebrate people like her who refuse to be intimidated by the rise of xenophobia across the Western world

Natasha Hakimi Zapata ·


I Know What It’s Like to Be Told to ‘Go Back’ to My Own Country

This president and his enablers are not the exception in our long, shameful history of systemic racism—they simply have no interest in hiding theirs behind platitudes

Natasha Hakimi Zapata ·


Sanders Highlights American Struggles in Fierce SOTU Response

“People are not truly free when they cannot afford a decent place in which to live. People certainly are not free when they cannot afford to feed their families.”

Natasha Hakimi Zapata ·


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Already Making Democrats and Republicans Nervous

It seems Ocasio-Cortez is already doing exactly what she was elected to do.

Natasha Hakimi Zapata ·


How a Socialist Latina Millennial Beat a Wall Street Favorite

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s win in New York’s 14th Congressional District primary is nothing short of incredible.

Natasha Hakimi Zapata ·

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