La Raza For Liberation is a nonprofit organization working to empower Latinx communities across human, animal, and environmental social justice movements.
of the US Population
The Latin American community consists of 58 million people in the United States, and we are projected to reach 106 million by 2050.
Partners to date
This is a community effort. We are proud to be working with a growing list of partners and collaborators.
Supporters to Date
We have connected with over one thousand people across the United States and beyond since announcing our launch in May.
tour across turtle island
Our founder & director, KR Vargas, is currently traveling across the country to meet directly with other Latinx activists and organize talks, workshops, meetups, and other community events.
Decolonize: a knowledge & skill share unconference
We are hosting four decolonial, anti-speciesist social justice conferences for people of Indigenous, Latinx, and AfroLatinx descent over the next year. Click on the dates below for tickets as they become available. To learn more or submit a speaking/workshop proposal, click here.
Austin, TX - January 2019
Los Angeles, CA - April 2019
Chicago, IL - July 2019
"When you introduced [animal rights] by connecting it to basic human rights, specifically for people of color, I have not seen it approached that way, and it has opened my eyes to see that it is all connected. It is one large social justice issue that needs to be addressed through all aspects."
Audience member at the Adelante Mujer Latina Conference in Pasadena, CA
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