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Yazmin Monet Watkins is an internationally touring, bisexual, actress, spoken word poet, content creator, and activist. She has performed and lectured across the U.S. at colleges, universities, and community organizations—including as a featured performer at the White House during President Obama’s Administration and opening events for Angela Davis, Amiri Baraka, Sonia Sanchez, and the Dalai Lama. Garnering over 10.4 million views on YouTube and online, as an actress, Yazmin’s work can be seen in numerous feature films, commercials, sketches, shorts, and new media projects from Buzzfeed, Issa Rae, All Def Digital, Dailymotion, and Black & Sexy TV. She is an active member of Black Lives Matter Los Angeles.