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Andre Lawes Menchavez

Andre Lawes Menchavez (he/him) is a Filipinx, Indigenous and queer community organizer who uses journalism as a tool of activism, constantly seeking to lift up marginalized communities through his work. He received his BA in Law, Societies and Justice at the University of Washington and is about to graduate with his Master’s in Specialized Journalism—with a focus in Race and Social Justice Reporting—from the University of Southern California.

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We Can’t Stop Watching ‘Love Is Blind’

The Netflix hit is pure guilty pleasure delight, but sure shows that not all representation is good representation

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Filipinx American Fashion Brand Bago Is Weaving Back History

With ethically sourced, culturally responsible streetwear designs, the LA-based company is breathing new life into a dying practice

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‘It is so powerful to be an Asian woman’

Jill Chin from ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ sits down with JoySauce to talk about finding love, on TV and beyond

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Meet the Queer Philippine Prince of HBO Max’s ‘Legendary’

Nunoy Revlon is taking center stage, from TV to Paris Fashion Week

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We Need an Asian Lead on ‘The Bachelor’—Here’s Why

Another white Bachelor?! C’mon ABC, Ethan Kang would have been perfect

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Rina Sawayama Is the Radical Queer Asian Pop Sensation the World Needs

With a new album dropping today, the songstress again highlights the healing power of pop

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How Two Trans Filipinx Drag Queens Are Changing The Face of ‘Drag Race’

Kimmy Couture and Jiggly Caliente are breaking curses and opening doors

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Joy of Art: Enter the ‘Eternal Spa’

Sounds dreamy, right? But this one-night-only event symbolized more than just rest and relaxation