Stories about Ecuador from June, 2018
"I think words such as inclusion, youth contribution to society, the new political youth should be [represented in the media]."
"The social struggle, the organizations, collectives, the women’s groups who are constantly conducting this fight are made invisible by media."
"The media only sees us as sacks of flesh, as blood, and as victims of violence that offer no resistance to [feminicide]."
"Criminalization has been one way of denouncing repression, discrimination, and any form of physical, legal, and symbolic violence by the State on the population and other popular groups."
"The term ‘indigenous’ is being represented [in the word cloud] from an institutional and State perspective, especially in electoral situations that assume democratic, inclusive, and participatory conditions."
"The word “activism” is also absent, which tells us that the struggles are taking place within collectives, but are not seen as a social demand.."
"When talking about the 'border,' I’d say tranquility, respect, equality, and peace above all else."
"The only way that we can find more narratives and media presence of trans people is by showing the lives of each one."
“Yes, the afro people is music, dance, culture, but it is also a provider of great scientific knowledge”
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