Category Archives: Politics

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

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Sam in the Box by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

Posted in AmeriKKKa, Capitalism, Cartoonista, Colonialism, Decolonization, Elections, History, Memory, Political Cartoon, Politics | Leave a comment

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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The Bourgeois’ Dilemma

The other day a colleague called it to my attention that I was wearing New Balance so in some way I was breaking a boycott. I pointed out that they were the only shoes I had. In retrospect I was … Continue reading

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The Revolutionary Legacy of Ricardo Flores Magón at City College of San Francisco Mission Campus

      The Howard Zinn Book Fair and Haymarket Books presents… Justin Akers Chacón speaking on The Revolutionary Legacy of Ricardo Flores Magón at the 3rd annual Howard Zinn Book Fair on Dec. 4. During the period of the … Continue reading

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Yack by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

Posted in AmeriKKKa, Cartoonista, Chicana/o, Chicana/o Activism, Chicana/o Art, 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, Education, Fuck Trump, History, Knowledge, Political Cartoon, Politics, Xicana, Xicano | Leave a comment

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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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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