Category Archives: Chicana/o Identity

What we don’t want to know

There is an old saying that goes “Out of sight out of mind.” If we don’t think about the shit that we live in, we won’t smell it. And if we don’t think about it, we are not compelled to … Continue reading

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Birth of a New Symbol: The Brown Berets & Chicano/o Education, 1966-1972 at the University of Arizona (4/13/17)

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Challenge to Be Great: The Election of Gabriel Buelna

One of the greatest disappointments in living a long life is seeing friends who could have been great enter politics surrounded by high hopes and never achieve their potential or your hopes for them. My former student Gabriel Buelna won … Continue reading

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GI José by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

Posted in AmeriKKKa, Capitalism, Cartoonista, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Youth, Chicano Movement, Citizenship, Community, Decolonization, Education, History, Immigration, Knowledge, Labor, Land, Language, Law, Memory, Mexican, Mexican Deportation, Mexican Repatriation, Military Industrial Complex, Movimiento, Political Cartoon, Resistance, Solidarity, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

Neither Grapes nor Lettuce: A Cesar Chavez Day Symposium

                                  “The fight is never about grapes or lettuce. It is always about people.” -Cesar Chavez In honor of Cesar Chavez Day and National … Continue reading

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Raíces (A Chicanx Brown Bag Series) at the University of Arizona (3/8/17)

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White Privilege by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

Posted in AmeriKKKa, Aztlan, Cartoonista, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Art, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Youth, Chicano Movement, Community, Cultura, Education, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Land, Memory, Movimiento, Native American, NODAPL, Political Cartoon, Resistance, Standing Rock, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

March in the Rain Film and Discussion at the University of Arizona (2/28/17)

Posted in Arizona, Aztlan, 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 Youth, Chicano Moratorium, Chicano Movement, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Documentary, Education, History, Knowledge, Los Angeles, Memory, Mexican, Movimiento, Platica, Resistance, Self-Determination, Solidarity, Student Empowerment, Tucson, Unity, University of Arizona, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

Nepantlerx Cosmologies: Revisiting Gloria Anzaldúa for 21st Century Activisms at Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio

Posted in Aztlan, Barrio, Chicana Feminism, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o Healing, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o LGBTQ, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Youth, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Education, Gender, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Language, Liberation, Memory, Movimiento, MuXer, Nepantla, Palabra, Resistance, San Antonio, Self-Determination, Sexuality, Texas, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

My Xikana Lover

My Xikana Lover   con lumbre mis suenos  de amor y passion querida de me vida   en veces  totalmente loca y libre  I am first hand witness   to your eyes a reflection I cannot hope to run from  temporal … Continue reading

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