Daily Archives: August 20, 2015

Remembering the Chicano Moratorium – San Francisco (8/23/15)

    Remembering the Chicano Moratorium, part of the Spirit of Bandung series sponsored by Third World Resistance and International League of People’s Struggle On August 29,1970, over 30,000 Chicanos marched in the streets of LA to call an end … Continue reading

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On The Bacon Trail: Exposing Historical Myopia (Part One of Two)

Historical myopia causes nearsightedness, distorting one’s view of current and past events. It interferes in distinguishing details. Consequently, we don’t pay much attention to how and why the present has come about. In general American culture discourages complex thinking. Almost … Continue reading

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