Latee Wilburn

Hi all! My name is Lateé. I love fashion and beauty, but I love the environment and Mother Earth even more. I have a deep respect for the planet and all the living creatures on it. Outside of that, I am passionate about mental health, racial, environmental injustices, and helping the world be a little bit more kind. I currently live in Georgia, splitting time around working in the digital marketing and content space while going to school and being a dog mom to my Pitbull, Daisy, and Chihuahua, Peanut.

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The Ejidos of Mexico Fighting for Environmental Justice

Environmental Injustices and issues have left BIPOC communities vulnerable and at-risk worldwide. In Mexico, a small community of indigenous people occupies communal lands called “ejido,” where they have legal rights but not land ownership.  Indigenous ejido ancestry predates Spanish colonization in the 1500s, where their land rights stem from Aztec heritage. But, ownership of these …

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3 Ways To Protect The Amazon Rainforest From the Leather Fashion Industry

The once lush, green landscape of the Amazon rainforest is in trouble and dwindling more and more as the years pass. The main contributor to this disastrous conclusion is the fashion industry, specifically leather production. Dense woodland landscapes and trees are torn down to make room for cattle farms and tanneries while accommodating the high …

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