Category Archives: Liberation

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

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Where Do I Go? by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

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Coahuila Xikano Meditation

Coahuila Xikano Meditation   I send a multi-colored Tobacco prayer tie of hope   a Tolteca-rich Eagle feather glide beyond sickness & sorrow   a Spirit Sweat Lodge chant                        bright be-bop                        sweet hip hop city smart throw down song in … Continue reading

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Drone Foundation by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

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Pass the Buck

President Harry S. Truman had a sign on his desk with the inscription “The buck stops here.” Truman an avid poke player wanted to specify that he didn’t ‘pass the buck’ to anyone; he accepted personal responsibility for the way … Continue reading

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Requiem 29 at the University of Arizona (12/15/16)

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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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Remembering January 31, 1971 Event in East Los Angeles (1/28/17)

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Historical Encounters Part 3

A.   they may see us as self centered nationalists causing trouble I gained this accusation well given due to their knowledge of creating our reality our barrio and reservations, our Pueblos where Po’ pe liberated our communities now we must regain control … Continue reading

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