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Decolonize Your Diet: CIMCC Food Sovereignty Series // Santa Rosa

Decolonize Your Diet: CIMCC Food Sovereignty Series // Santa Rosa

Come learn about Native foods of the Americas and cooking techniques! Free and open to the public. Luz Calvo is a professor of Ethnic Studies at Cal State East Bay and Catriona Rueda Esquibel is a professor of Race and Resistance Studies at San Francisco State University. Luz and Catriona live in Oakland, CA where […]

La Chilindrina @ Circo Caballero // San Bruno 1

La Chilindrina @ Circo Caballero // Oakland

La Chilindrina hits the Bay Area! Bring the kids and have them re-live Mexico family comedy! Video:   Oakland, CA Junio 8 – Junio 19 FWY 880 & 66th Ave (Frente Al Oracle Arena). Horarios Lunes A Viernes 7:30PM Sábados 4:30PM & 7:30PM Domingos 2:00PM 4:30PM & 7:30PM     Buy tickets: https://www.circocaballero.com/buy-tickets-comprar-boletos Para ganar […]

[exhibit] Chingona rEvolution // Oakland 1

[exhibit] Chingona rEvolution // Oakland

Join the Chingona rEvolution! … from Soldadera, Pachuca, Chola to modern day Chingona woman Artists: Ester Hernandez Valerie Medina Lilly Quintana Luis Tinoco Photography and Chingona Manifesto by Billie Quijano. Hours: m-fri 7am -6pm, weekends 9am -6pm. sanchezcontemporary.com 1951 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, California, CA 94612   Images!   Opening reception:  

Living History: The Powerful Story of Olga Talamante // Oakland 1

Olga Talamante // Chicana/Latina Foundation

Update! There is a new film premiere about the life of Olga Talamente on June 21st. Here’s info: [film] Observando al Observador: US Premiere @ Brava theatre // SF In the haydays of political activism during 1960’s, one Latina emerged from a few significant women! Her name is Olga Talamante, and this is her story! […]

Julieta Venegas // San Francisco 5

Photos + Video! Julieta Venegas // San Francisco

Multi talented Julieta Venegas rocked the SF Masonic stage last night! Where: The Masonic 1111 California St, San Francisco, CA 94108! Video:   Photos:     Flyer:     Biography: Julieta Venegas Percevault (born November 24, 1970 in Long Beach, California), known professionally as Julieta Venegas, is an American-born Mexican singer, songwriter, instrumentalist and producer, […]

VIVA FRIDA festival // San Jose

Latino Art exhibits in Bay Area

Experience amazing Latino exhibits in our Bay Area. The best part is that most are FREE! Take the family to explore our beautiful culture with these amazing art exhibitions. Vamonos! 10 exhibits below! * please wait until all images load.   Upcoming: [free] Rhythmix ‘Round the World 2019 // Alameda [free] Family Workshop: Hemp Weaving […]

Bieber disrespected 'DESPACITO' last weekend?

Bieber disrespects ‘DESPACITO’ at NYC club [VIDEO]

In an NYC club performing an impromptu version of “Despacito,” where he sang, “blah blah blah Burrito,” when he couldn’t remember the lyrics. Excerpt MiTu Video before scandal:   In a video posted to Instagram on May 24th, Justin Bieber appeared to bomb the #1 hit song “Despacito” at 1 Oak in New York City. […]

Young Latina gets $1 Million for Oakland Police sex scandal

Young Latina gets $1 Million for Oakland Police sex scandal

This is crazy! There’s now 2 Police Sex scandals in Oakland. And they both involved a young victim. Here’s both stories! Excerpt NPR The city of Oakland, Calif., will pay a 19-year-old woman $989,000 to settle her claim that city police officers sexually abused her while she was an underage prostitute. The woman has said […]

2017 Summer Festivals in Bay Area

2017 Summer Festivals in Bay Area

Summer is here, Woohoo! It’s definitely our favorite time of year! Let’s wear our shorts and sandals to absorb the beautiful Bay Area Sun with our friends and family. Oh, and let’s not forget wine and beer to pair with these fabulous foods!   Summer schedule   Sept. 23-24   2 Latino events will first […]

Piernas: The Story Between our Legs // San Jose

Piernas: The Story Between our Legs // San Juan Bautista

Piernas: The Story Between our Legs May 19 – June 4 | By: Cristal Gonzalez At ETC Playhouse El Teatro Campesino proudly presents resident artist Cristal Gonzalez’ first full length play, Piernas: the story between our legs. Piernas is the story of Cecilia, a Chicana journalist on a trek back home to confront a family […]

Trump-branded toilet paper to be sold in Mexico, will aid deporteeslop

Trump-branded toilet paper to be sold in Mexico, will aid deportees

Excerpt: Metro A Mexican lawyer plans to market Trump-branded toilet paper in that country and use the proceeds to benefit deportees, the CNN-affiliated site Expansión reported Wednesday. Mexico City-based attorney Antonio Battaglia said he was spurred to action after Trump’s assertions during the presidential campaigns that certain Mexicans are “bad hombres.” “I was very annoyed, […]

"They Call Us Monsters" Latino Youth Crisis on TV

Latino Youth Crisis “They Call Us Monsters” TV

Wow, this will break your heart! Today, we face a crisis as too many Latino youth get jailed, and are tried as adults. PBS TV uncovers on TV with ‘They call us Monsters’. Watch it FREE at bottom. This provocative documentary tries to uncover its root problems;  gangs in neighborhoods, parents splitting up, poverty and […]