2013 Nominee: Julio Salgado

The Mobilizer


Julio Salgado is a gay Mexican-born activist artist from Long Beach, California. His status as an undocumented queer activist has fueled the contents of his illustrations. As a co-founder of DreamersAdrift.com, Julio offers a discussion about undocumented youth and helps them display their stories through videos, art, music, spoken word, prose, and poetry.

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