Category Archives: Sexism

Observando al Observador at Brava Theatre in San Francisco (June 21st)

    Observando al Observador Brava presents the US premiere of Observando al Observador, a documentary film by Malena Juanatey Observando al Observador (Observing the Observer) tells the story of two US citizens, Olga Talamante and Patricia Erb, who were … Continue reading

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The Great American Game

Every four years, we have presidential elections. I have had friends who have not talked to each other because one supported Robert Kennedy and the other Eugene McCarthy in the 1968 Primary Election. With age I have concluded that it … Continue reading

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Veteranas & Rucas: Curator Misses an Opportunity to Explain Chicana/o Identity to the Mainstream Press

Guadalupe Rosales’s popular Instagram account, Veteranas and Rucas, has been receiving press coverage for the past few months. The account provides a glimpse into the Los Angeles area party crew, chola scene from the ‘80s and ‘90s, but occasionally, she … Continue reading

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The Silence of the Lambs is Slowly Killing Us

It is often uncomfortable being a malcontent; however, the “Silence of the Lambs” is slowly killing us. About a year or so ago I wrote about the case of Ann Marie Catano in a blog titled “Say It Ain’t so … Continue reading

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SNL by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

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Interrogating Western Civilization as a Disease in Jack Forbes’ Columbus and Other Cannibals: The Wétiko Disease of Exploitation, Imperialism, and Terrorism

  On Indigenous People’s Day, the Wall Street funded Latino “Rebels” posted its usual fuckery, this time defending the genocidal and maniacal acts of Cristobal Colón. You can find the piece-of-shit article as well as their sophomoric and ahistorical responses to … Continue reading

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Doctors Without Bullets by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

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No Más Bebé’s Screening w/ Q&A at Tía Chuchas (9/30/15)

                                  “No Más Bebés” is the story of Mexican immigrant mothers who sued county doctors, the state, and the U.S. government after they were … Continue reading

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On the Bacon Trail: The Precursors – Part 2 of 2

Note: The following is a lengthy article on the revolutionary activity in Mexico, and the dirty war on Mexican students who are at the forefront of preserving the nation’s historical memory and defending the Mexican Constitution. This defense led to … Continue reading

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Kick Me While I’m Down by Eric J. García (El Machete Illustrated)

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