Monthly Archives: November 2014

Thinking Critically, Is a Victory Really a Victory? Obama’s Immigration Order and Ethnic Studies: If it stinks light a match

People want to believe, they want to have hope. Everyone loves a happy person, and that’s great but it makes critical thinking all the more difficult. It is like having a gas attack at a party. No one appreciates Mr. … Continue reading



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“There will be No Change”: Debunking the Illusion

Recent political developments in Mexico and the United States have killed any illusion that political change is possible through the electoral process. Bluntly, “there will be no change” and conditions will become much worse. The disappearance of the 43 Ayotzinapa … Continue reading



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La Mission Film Showing in Boyle Heights (11/21/14)





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Marisa Ronstadt in Boyle Heights on December 13





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Noches Rasquache in Boyle Heights





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Sonia Henriquez at UCLA (November 20th)





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Community for Carlos Montes Petition Walk in Boyle Heights (11/15/14 and 11/16/14))





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Santino J. Rivera Talks Indie Publishing & Book “Magic” at Cypress Park Library (11/19/14)

SANTINO J. RIVERA TALKS INDIE PUBLISHING & BOOK “MAGIC” 11/19 AT CYPRESS PARK LIBRARY, L.A. Author/Publisher and owner of Broken Sword Publications, Santino J. Rivera, returns to Cypress Park Library in Los Angeles on NOvember 19th for a reading and to discuss independent publishing. Rivera … Continue reading



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Night of Guerrilla Xicana/o Lit & Resistance in Boyle Heights (11-19-14)

NIGHT OF GUERRILLA XICANA/O LIT & RESISTANCE 11/19 BOYLE HEIGHTS Un Solo Sol presents Lowriting on 11/19 in Boyle Heights for an evening of Guerrilla Xicana/o Literature and Resistance to take place in Mariachi Plaza. Event Location: Un Solo Sol/Marichi Plaza, 1818 E. 1st … Continue reading



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Lowriting in Los Angeles (November 17-19)





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