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Melissa Wise · June, 2016

Freelance translator based in Mexico City. Passionate about social justice, environmental awareness, and human and animal rights.

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Latest posts by Melissa Wise from June, 2016

‘There Are Increasingly More and More Positive, Strong and Motivating Representations of Black Women’

The author interviews American filmmaker, scholar and activist, Beti Ellerson.

In Venezuela, Electrical Shortages Limit Basic Communication — and Free Expression

The internet access speed in Venezuela has been called "the slowest line in Latin America."

The Thousands of Mexican Women Who Never Made it Home

The most difficult question is knowing when to stop looking: "Until they give me her body to mourn, but I need to know where my daughter is."

Spain's Archbishop of Valencia and His Crusade Against the ‘Gay Empire’

An LGBT rights advocacy group has filed a formal complaint with the district attorney for hate crimes “for his homophobic and sexist comments that only serve to incite hatred."

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