Op-Ed: Celebrating Storytellers of the Rio Grande Valley

Sketch that depicts future around independent media and storytelling in the Rio Grande Valley.

In a world where major news outlets paint the Rio Grande Valley in a negative light, local storytellers are collectively fighting to showcase the voices of our community. From zines to film, there’s always something for our community to help build our narrative towards the truth and empowerment.

The Organizers in the RGV

People protesting for a cause. A person in an orange shirt holding a bullhorn and three people in the background standing in solidarity holding a poster.

The RGV is home to many grassroots and nonprofit organizations that have led the fight against the social issues we face in our communities. Learn more about some of these organizations and how you can get involved!