Category Archives: Los Angeles

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

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Aztlán Rising at Cal State LA (2/11/17)

      Aztlán Rising A Chicanx response to Trump Salazar Hall C141 The Chicano Movement in this new era of Fascism. Where do we stand and how do we build a stronger response as Chicanas/os. Let’s work towards organizing … Continue reading

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Chicano Homeland: Conversation with Louis R. Negrete at La Plaza de Cultura y Artes (2/16/17)

                                  Author Louis Negrete discusses his latest work “Chicano Homeland.” Focusing on the Chicano movement at its epicenter in Los Angeles, Negrete brings to … Continue reading

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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)

Posted in Aztlan, California, Chicana Feminism, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Cinema, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o Film, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Youth, Chicano Moratorium, Chicano Movement, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Documentary, East Los Angeles, Education, History, Knowledge, Labor, Land, Language, Law, Liberation, Los Angeles, Memory, Mexican, Movimiento, MuXer, Police Brutality, Police Infilitration, Politics, Resistance, Rhetoric, Self-Determination, Sin Fronteras, Social justice, Solidarity, Student Empowerment, Television/Media, Unity, University of Arizona, 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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Remembering January 31, 1971 Event in East Los Angeles (1/28/17)

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Gentrification Is the True, Highest Form of Hate Crime!

Defend Boyle Heights Statement on “Hate Crime” Allegations and Community Policing Defend Boyle Heights formed less than a year as a direct result of the continued threat of  gentrification and displacement in our community coupled with the lack of leadership … Continue reading

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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