Daily Archives: March 6, 2014

The Adelitas Role in El Movimiento: Orange County Brown Berets (1971)

The Adelitas Role in El Movimiento Orange County Brown Berets BY ANONYMOUS Chicanas have always been involved in every movimento, every Revolution our Raza has had. You know it was a Mejicana who helped start the Mexican Revolution [Independence Movement] … Continue reading

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Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo (1848)

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo (1848) TREATY OF GUADALUPE HIDALGO  TREATY WITH MEXICO February 2, 1848 TREATY OF PEACE, FRIENDSHIP, LIMITS, AND SETTLEMENT BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE UNITED MEXICAN STATES CONCLUDED AT GUADALUPE HIDALGO, FEBRUARY 2, 1848; … Continue reading

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The Silencing of the Lambs: The Hispanic Generation

“Silence of the Lambs” is from the Thomas Harris’ 1988 novel that was made into a movie three years later starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins. It is about the imprisoned cannibalistic psychiatrist Hannibal Lecter. I suspect the title was first … Continue reading

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