Rosa Alicia Clemente is a black Puerto Rican grassroots organizer, hip-hop activist, journalist and entrepreneur. She was the vice presidential candidate for the Green Party in 2008, and the founder of Know Thy Self Productions. Rosa is also a co-host/co-producer of WBAI’s (99.5 FM/NYC) Where We Live, which was recently published in Third World Press as Role Call: A Generational Anthology. She is a member of the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, the Black August Collective and is the coordinator of the State of Black World Youth Caucus. Rosa is currently writing a novel entitled Siempre Palante: Young Lords and the Legacy of Youth Resistance.