Category Archives: Palabra

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

Posted in Arizona, Aztlan, Chicana Feminism, 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, Gender, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Labor, Land, Language, Law, Memory, Mexican, Migrant, Movimiento, MuXer, Nepantla, Palabra, Politics, Race, Resistance, Rhetoric, Self-Determination, Sin Fronteras, Social justice, Solidarity, Spirituality, 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

March and Rally for a Sanctuary City in Tucson

Posted in AmeriKKKa, Arizona, Chicana Feminism, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicana/o Underground, Chicana/o Youth, Chicano Movement, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, Education, Fuck Trump, Immigration, Indigenous, Knowledge, Language, Memory, Mexican, Movimiento, MuXer, Palabra, Resistance, Tucson, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

For the Groan of the Drone

For the Groan of the Drone   150 million Indigenous People in the Americas have perished  since 1492 at the hands of the European invasion     3 million Mexica people died of small pox introduced by the conquistadores    it is … Continue reading

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Fronteras Norteñas: a trilogy

1. ay sweltering San Antonio varrio tan lindo how fresh your memory imbedded en el Corazon warm, por rumbos conocidos donde vive la gente trabajadora de La Lomita que se llama – that southern- most colonia  nuestro pueblo Mexicano-Chicano alli … Continue reading

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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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¡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)

Posted in Aztlan, California, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Community, Chicana/o History, Chicana/o Identity, Chicana/o Ideology, Chicana/o Power, Chicana/o Studies, Chicano Moratorium, Chicano Movement, Community, Cultura, Decolonization, East Los Angeles, Education, History, Indigenous, Knowledge, Labor, Land, Language, Law, Liberation, Los Angeles, MEChA, Mexica, Mexican, Movimiento, MuXer, Palabra, Police Brutality, Resistance, Student Empowerment, Unity, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

Pachamama Mother Earth II

Pachamama Mother Earth II   1. full summer regalia                     dancing                     piercing                     cleaning                     our Nation                     a Circle                      a hoop                     of countless nests                     stars planets sister Moonlight   long tiresome road ahead                                              … Continue reading

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