Mariel Fiori ’05 addresses the Walk 4 Black Lives protest in Kingston.
Bard College alumna and La Voz
cofounder and managing editor Mariel Fiori ’05 addressed the crowd at the Walk 4 Black Lives march in Kingston, New York, on Wednesday, June 17, 2020. Fiori offered a message of solidarity. “Racism is no stranger to our community,” she told the gathered protesters, “For me, and for many Latinx, your fight is my fight. I am grateful and full of respect for this community that continues to fight for the respect due to all human beings, regardless of skin color, legal status, or sexual orientation.”