Politics

Farmworker bill path to legal status passes House

Farmworker residency bill with path to legal status passes House, moves to Senate. “This is a chance to solve a problem for America,” said Rep. Zoe Lofgren, who spearheaded the bill. The last time congress addressed agricultural labor was in 1986. Today, the House passed the Farm Workforce Modernization Act, voting for a measure that […]

George Lopez: Live Special Taping // San Francisco

George Lopez: The Wall World Tour Saturday at 7 PM – 9 PM and 10PM – 12MID. The Warfield, San Francisco, California.     Goldenvoice Presents GEORGE LOPEZ: LIVE SPECIAL TAPING SAT, 14 DEC 2019 TWO SHOWS! EARLY – 7:00PM PST LATE – 10:00PM PST Ages: 18 & Over. See tickets here!   Video:   […]

Julian Castro vists SF [for 2nd time!]

Julian Castro, who is running for President, will be visiting the Bay Area on Thursday. Thu, December 5, 2019 5:00 PM – 6:30 Manny’s 3092 16th Street San Francisco, CA 94103. Buy tickets here!     Castro served as the mayor of his native San Antonio, Texas from 2009 until he joined President Obama’s cabinet […]

[video] "DOLORES" film hits the Bay Area!

An evening with Dolores Huerta: Semillas de Esperanza // San Francisco

Join Latinx studies professor Maria L. Quintana for a conversation with Dolores Huerta about her life and work as a revolutionary and inspirational leader dedicated to activism, feminism, and the future of America. A portion of the proceeds from this event are being donated to the Dolores Huerta Foundation.   An Evening with Dolores Huerta […]

[exhibit] “Zapatistas and the Aesthetics of ReXistence” // SF

The art works on view here were created in Zapatista territories! California Institute of Integral Studies 1453 Mission Street (between 10th and 11th Streets) San Francisco, CA 94103 Gallery Hours: Everyday 9:00am–9:00pm, except holidays. Woven throughout their movement, we see a reverence for creativity as a form of collective action, resistance, and shared expression of […]

Take Charge: A Lean In Latinas Annual Conference 2019 // Newark

Saturday at 9 AM – 3:30 PM Stanford Health Care 7600 Gateway Blvd, Newark, California 94560. Our goal and theme this year is to highlight the #LatinaEqualPay gap in the corporate workplace. Interested? Hope so! If you join us, you’ll have not one but two opportunities to workout your negotiation muscles with us 🧠💪🏽. Newark, […]

Chicanas Movidas: New Narratives of Activism in the Movement Era // San Jose

Public · Hosted by SJSU Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program and SCC Office of Women’s Policy Thursday at 12 PM – 2 PM SJSU King Library One Washington Square, San Jose, California 95192 SJSU Women’s Gender & Sexuality Studies in collaboration with the Santa Clara County Office of Women’s Policy present: Chicanas Movidas! This […]

Owning Your Narrative: A Conversation On Latinx Representation // SF

  Thursday at 5:30 PM – 8 PM CBS Interactive 235 2nd St, San Francisco, California 94105. CBS Interactive and Techqueria invite you to come to CBS Interactive Headquarters to enjoy a night of food, drinks, and networking! 🎉 We will have a special panel of Latinx professionals speaking about their journey to owning their […]

[free] 8 Dia Los Muertos events in SF’s Mission District: November 2nd, 2019

SF’s Mission District offers the most ‘Day of Dead’ events of any neighborhood in Bay Area! It’s accommodating that most events below are in the same block, or within a few blocks of each other. Tip: Please make sure you take ride-sharing because parking will be a nightmare. Nov 2 at 12 AM – Nov […]

#ClosetheCamps! Día de los Muertos Community Procession // SF

Saturday at 10 AM – 1 PM Mission Dolores Park 19th & Dolores St, San Francisco, California 94110 Hosted by A Day With Out Immigrants SF. MEET AT 19TH ST & DOLORES IN SAN FRANCISCO PAINT YOUR FACES, DRESS IN BLACK & WHITE     A Day With Out Immigrants SF invites you to join […]

Latin History for Morons // Oakland

Friday, October 25, 2019 at 8 PM Paramount Theatre of the Arts 2025 Broadway, Oakland, California 94612 Tickets · $40 – $125 via Ticketmaster   Following its Tony-nominated hit Broadway run seen by tens of thousands, Tony Award winner John Leguizamo’s one-man play LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS will play the Paramount Theatre in Oakland, CA […]

Hola Mexico Film Festival // SF

HECHO EN MEXICO is back with stunning new documentaries that reveal the communities, legacies, dreams, realities, and unseen forces shaping contemporary life in Mexico. The Hola Mexico Film Festival is the largest festival of Mexican cinema outside Mexico. See below for this weekend’s lineup of Mexican films! Oct 11 at 6:45 PM – Oct 13 […]