Monthly Archives: April 2013

Flying of the Doves for Sal Castro

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Interview with Santino J. Rivera

Santino J. Rivera is originally from Denver, Colorado but migrated to St. Augustine, Florida at the age of 25. He began writing at the start of his college career and started an independent newspaper at the University of Colorado, Denver. … Continue reading

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¡Ban This! Noche de Conciencia y Resistencia

MEChA de CSULA ¡Ban This! Noche de Conciencia y Resistencia Commemorating 45 Years of Chicana/o Studies Commemorating 44 Years of MEChA & El Plan de Santa Barbara Who: In April 1969, Chicana/o students from the United Mexican American Students, the … Continue reading

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Is Chicano Studies Relevant?

Is Chicano Studies as relevant as it was just 20 years ago? “Have you ever taken Chicano Studies?” His face and voice projected a steady countenance as he looked directly at me from across the table. It seemed he could see … Continue reading

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Sal Castro – a Chicano Hero (1933-2013)

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