On both sides of the border, artivistas—art activists—infuse their creative and political work with minority struggle and solidarity.
Garrett Gutierrez is a PhD candidate in the department of history at New York University. His research focuses on urban/suburban history, race and ethnicity, social movements, and youth subcultures.
Skateboarding, We Hardly Knew You
Since its beginnings, skateboarding has always been multicultural—and always provided ways to resist rigid US norms and borders.