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Hector Barrios, Vietnam Vet & Deportee

December 2, 2012

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Meet deported Vietnam combat veteran Hector Barrios. Barrios was deported to Mexico due to a criminal conviction related to possession of marijuana. Today, he lives in an impoverished section of Tijuana, where he works at a taco stand and earns a few dollars a week. This is Barrios, in his own words, recorded in 2012 […]

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New Mexican artist draws on 10 generations of Latino history to create surreal masterpieces

November 19, 2012

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LatinaLista — New Mexican artist Anita Rodriguez is a 10th-generation Taoseno whose art reflects the unique mezcla of “Native American ceremonialism, traditional curanderos, Mexican history and mysticism, Hispanic folk art, customs and religious art, and the living presence of the old Taos artists, their art and even traces of Crypto-Jews.” The range of Rodriguez’s art is as varied as […]

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Vota por Adelantado-San Diego PSA

October 30, 2012

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Check Out Rosie Perez on Mitt Romney as a Latino: “Easier as a Latino?”

October 17, 2012

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Easier as a Latino? Actually… Mitt thinks he’d have a better chance of become president if he was Latino. In the first video of the Actually… series Rosie Perez explains why it will take more than being Latino for Mitt to win the election.

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Los Cenzontles with Jackson Browne and David Hildago, “The Silence”

October 8, 2012

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By Andrew Leahey Like cultural ambassadors, Los Cenzontles have spent the past 20 years recording songs that reflect and modernize the culture, history and musical traditions of Mexico. They’ve also shone a light on some of the bigger problems facing Mexican-Americans in California, where the band runs an arts center for local Latino youth. Drug violence […]

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AMAZING GOAL Oscar HD Chelsea 2-1 Juventus 19/09/2012 !!!

September 21, 2012

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Just 30 minutes into his Champions League debut, Chelsea’s newest Brazilian addition Oscar showed us why he was added to the roster. On Thursday’s match against Juventus, Oscar scored two goals, one of which was rather impressive. Check out the 21-year-old’s top-corner, perfectly arced shot against Juventus goalkeeper, Gianluigi Buffon, who later said, “Oscar turned […]

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Jose Hernandez NASA Pilot. Ingredients to be successful in life!

August 28, 2012

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Javier Sicilia de Peña en la Ibero

August 17, 2012

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“No Papers, No Fear”: As Arpaio Fights Arizona Suit, 4 Undocumented Immigrants Reveal Their Status

July 30, 2012

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An undocumented young artist envisions a life where she can dream in color

July 6, 2012

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LatinaLista — There are coming-of-age, teen angst stories and then there are stories like INOCENTE: Homeless. Creative. Unstoppable.. An unlikely story that combines youth, today’s politics, art and survival. At 15, Inocente refuses to let her dream of becoming an artist be caged by her life as an undocumented immigrant forced to live homeless for the […]

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Latina teen lit author crossing borders with success

May 30, 2012

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Malin Alegria is taking the teen lit category by storm. With her 2006 breakout hit Estrella’s Quinceñera, the prolific author has penned subsequent titles like Sofi Mendoza’s Guide to Getting Lost in Mexico, short stories and her latest series available through Scholastic publishers titled Bordertown. Raised in San Francisco’s Mission District, Alegria is a graduate of UC Santa […]

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Memorial Day – In Their Honor

May 25, 2012

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A tribute to the brave men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice in Iraq and Afghanistan in defense of our great country. And, to their family and friends who bear the pain and sorrow of their loss. We cannot forget them…

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Me Fui – La canción del migrante

May 6, 2012

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Democracy Now! Reports on Firing of Banned Mexican American Studies Director

April 16, 2012

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According to Democracy Now.org, Sean Arce, the head of the Tucson school district’s banned Mexican American Studies program, was dismissed this week, amid vocal protests from dozens of supporters. Tucson’s Mexican American Studies program has been under attack following the passage of a bill which prohibits schools from offering ethnic studies courses. Arce maintains he was […]

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The Librotraficante Caravan

March 23, 2012

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Saint Patrick’s Battalion (David Rovics)

March 16, 2012

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Walking for the ‘DREAM’: Undocumented Students March to DC

March 12, 2012

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