Category Archives: Chicana/o Politics

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 Farmworker Awareness Week, this symposium aims to showcase interdisciplinary initiatives around immigration and migration in … Continue reading

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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

Hypocrisy is America’s cup of coffee OR Anything but Mexican

Planet Earth, right now. National politics almost always put Chicanos in weird, awkward, contradictory and often bizarre places and positions. Let me rephrase that: national politics almost always put this Chicano in weird, awkward, contradictory and often bizarre places and … Continue reading

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2 Years Later: March for Jumpolin & Against Displacement (February 12, 2017)

  2 Years Later: March for Jumpolin & Against Displacement We will march on February 12th, 2017, to remember the demolition of Jumpolin and the continuing racial and class displacement occuring in Austin due to gentrification and the violence of … Continue reading

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Standing Rock 2016

Standing Rock 2016   victory and defeat quicken the heartbeat a river a rainfall snow-ball  flakes on the outside  inside center side again and again the beauty of life may hunger flow no more nor alone – ness remain   … Continue reading

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Cherríe Moraga at UCSD (12/1/16)

Posted in Aztlan, California, Chicana Feminism, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o LGBTQ, Chicana/o Politics, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Youth, Chicano Movement, Community, Cultura, Education, Ethnic Studies, Fuck Trump, History, Knowledge, Language, Memory, Mexican, Movimiento, MuXer, Resistance, San Diego, Sin Fronteras, Social justice, Solidarity, Standing Rock, UCSD, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

¡Unid@s Contra Trump! in Boyle Heights (12/3/16)

  ¡Unid@s Contra Trump! December 3, 2016 @10am. LA is NOT afraid! We call on our communty members to continue the work of uniting and fighting back against Donald Trump and what he wants to do to this country, especially … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Standing Rock by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

Posted in AmeriKKKa, Capitalism, 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 Movement, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Education, Gentrification, Globalization, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Land, Language, Memory, Movimiento, Neo-Liberalism, Privitization, Race, Racism, Resistance, Self-Determination, Sin Fronteras, Social justice, Solidarity, Standing Rock, Student Empowerment, Third World Liberation, Transglobal, Transnational, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

An Open Letter to the Movement

(<>j<>)   (<>j<>) To: National Chicano Moratorium Committee To: our friends and allies To: the Movement for self-determination and national liberation To: Our enemies To: the people AN OPEN LETTER TO THE MOVEMENT ON WHY I LEFT THE NATIONAL CHICANO MORATORIUM … Continue reading

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ARE Speaker Series: Roberto Cintli Rodriguez (11/16/16)

Posted in Arizona, California, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Books, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o Politics, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Underground, Chicana/o Youth, Chicano Movement, Community, Cultura, East Los Angeles, Education, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Land, Language, Los Angeles, Maize, Memory, Mexican, Movimiento, Nahuatl, Palabra, Platica, Politics, Race, Resistance, Sin Fronteras, Social justice, Solidarity, Student Empowerment, Unity, University of Arizona, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment