Aunque todo lo dicho no sea cierto, todo lo cierto no está dicho.

While not all that is said is true, not all that is truth is told.

The disaster has revealed our ambiguous status as citizen-strangers.

The exodus from the island will continue and resorts will buy up land, making Puerto Rico a playground for the rich, like so many other small places in the Caribbean. … Continue reading

October 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

ICE offers truce to immigrants victims of fires

Latinos are not using shelters because of fear. ICE offers truce to immigrants victims of fires. By Fernando A. Torres. Oct. 13, 2017 The raging fires affecting northern California and … Continue reading

October 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Boricuas y latinos del Área de la Bahía salen en apoyo de Puerto Rico

Puertoriqueños y Latinos del Area de la Bahía apoyan reconstrucción sin desplazamiento ni éxodo forzado.Varios eventos en solidaridad con los habitantes de la isla, devastada por el huracán María, se … Continue reading

October 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Today, ICE threat with mass and collateral arrests and transfer of prisoners to other states.

ICE threat with mass and collateral arrests and transfer of prisoners to other states. The statement was released today. In a statement released today, ICE Acting Director Tom Homan, said … Continue reading

October 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

The White Privilege of the “Lone Wolf” Shooter

Something is deeply wrong when people feel a sense of relief that the shooter is white because they know that means they won’t suffer as a result. Like the majority … Continue reading

October 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Pronto confirmaremos que Pablo Neruda fue asesinado

El viernes 20 de octubre expertos forenses entregarán al ministro especial, Mario Carroza, las conclusiones sobre las causas de la muerte de Neruda. Los indicios fueron ratificados por peritos extranjeros que … Continue reading

September 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Burns/Novick’s The Vietnam War reach a new level of advocacy and propaganda

By keeping the Viet Cong forces largely faceless and invisible, Burns/Novick perpetuate the myth of the other as stoic and unfeeling, dying without the war’s deep pain and tragic horror. … Continue reading

September 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Las penurias de los haitianos en Chile

Aparte del clasismo y el racismo, el abuso laboral, la vivienda, el acceso a educación y salud son el pan de cada día para la mayoría de los migrantes haitianos … Continue reading

September 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Undocumented Immigrants Constantly Used as a Bargaining Chip

DACA…wasn’t just something that was given to them by President Obama; it was very hard-won by young undocumented people. Janine Jackson interviewed Tina Vasquez about DACA for the  September 8, … Continue reading

September 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Violeta Parra’s Centennial Celebration in Berkeley

It would be best to re-imagine Violeta Parra as the strength of Mother Earth, turbulent and profound, she rattles us with her aches and passions described in words, in rhyme … Continue reading

September 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

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