Monthly Archives: June 2015

Vows to Equality by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

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Déjà Vu: The University of Arizona and UNAM

Carlos Slim is not the richest man in the world because of his good looks. He got there the old fashioned way, he used government resources. Slim derived his fortune from his extensive holdings through his conglomerate, Grupo Carso, that … Continue reading

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Donald Trump, Univisión and Anti-Mexican Narratives

Heritage of Hate Donald Trump? FTP!!! Recently, it was Donald Trump’s turn to go on the annual right-wing presidential nut circuit and make racist anti-Mexican statements that were eventually reported by most media outlets. Trump had this to say: “When … Continue reading

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Social Justice Summit: Knowledge and Justice in Action

Posted in Aztlan, Barrio, California, Chicana Feminism, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o Politics, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Underground, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Education, Fullerton College, Gender, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Land, Language, Law, Mexican, Movimiento, MuXer, Politics, Resistance, Sin Fronteras, Social justice, Solidarity, Student Empowerment, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

L.A. Story: A Lowrider Cultural Event

Posted in Aztlan, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Art, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Photography, Chicana/o Posters, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Underground, Chicana/o Youth, Community, Cultura, Education, Family, History, Knowledge, Los Angeles, Lowrider, Mexican, Movimiento, MuXer, Resistance, Solidarity, Student Empowerment, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

What’s with the “X”?

A few people have asked me what the difference between Chicana/Xicana is so I thought I’d write up a short post explaining the difference. This is an excerpt from a paper I wrote on Xicana Marxism: “The spelling of Xicana … Continue reading

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Homegrown Terror by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

Posted in AmeriKKKa, Aztlan, Black Power, Black Studies, Blacks, California, Capitalism, Cartoonista, Charleston, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Art, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o Healing, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o Politics, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Underground, Chicana/o Youth, Citizenship, Classism, Colonialism, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Education, Gender, Globalization, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Labor, Land, Language, Law, Mexican, Movimiento, MuXer, Nepantla, Police Brutality, Politcal Cartoon, Politics, Race, Racism, Resistance, Sexism, Sin Fronteras, Social justice, Solidarity, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | 1 Comment

Book Signing and Celebration: “Tradition and Transformation: Chicana/o Art from the 1970s through the 1990s” by Shifra M. Goldman

                  Shifra M. Goldman was a groundbreaking art historian who pioneered the study of Chicano art. “Tradition and Transformation: Chicana/o Art from the 1970s through the 1990s,” the latest release from CSRC … Continue reading

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18th Annual Farce of July

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La Danza

The drum beats- My feet hit the ground and the seeds fall down  I hear them calling tenderly-  Copal fills my memory Of many offerings and sometimes tears When truth in my movement overwhelmed me.  Soon the dance takes me … Continue reading

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