Raised in Buenos Aires, politi­cized in East Los Ange­les, Maria Poblet is a nerdy Lati­na root­ed in the San Fran­cis­co Bay Area. Build­ing off a decade of rad­i­cal com­mu­ni­ty orga­niz­ing and move­ment build­ing work, she lead the merg­er of the Lati­no orga­ni­za­tion she built with a Black orga­ni­za­tion, form­ing a sin­gle, mul­ti-racial pow­er­house called Causa Jus­ta :: Just Cause (www​.cjjc​.org). Before orga­niz­ing, she was Artis­tic Direc­tor of Poet­ry for the Peo­ple, and had the hon­or of being men­tored by June Jordan.
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