"My mother's course, crooked & over worked hands are the hands of countless immigrant women workers. these hands are the reason I'm here! Viva las trabajadoras (Long live the workers)" [click on this image to find a brief video and analysis of racialized discourse of immigration in the United States]
i don't understand how a woman can leave the house without fixing herself up a little - if only out of politeness. and then, you never know, maybe that's the day she has a date with destiny. and it's best to be as pretty as possible for destiny.