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Frida Kahlo: Entre el Dolor y El Placer [Festival and Film] // SF 25

Family Day @ El Teatro Campesino // San Juan Bautista

Join us for the first ever Teatro Family Day! Proceeds from the day’s events will go to help support El Teatro Campesino educational programming in San Benito County. Family friendly indoor and outdoor activities begin at 2pm on Saturday, March 25th. El Teatro Campesino 705 4th St, San Juan Bautista, California 95045, CA United States […]

The US’ Largest Latino Art Collection Will Debut in SF With a Frida Kahlo Exhibit

The US’ Largest Latino Art Collection Will Debut in SF With a Frida Kahlo Exhibit

In 1975, Mexican-American artist Peter Rodriguez founded The Mexican Museum, San Francisco’s first museum dedicated to Latino art. Excerpt Remezcla Since then, it’s acquired more than 16,000 Mexican and Latino works of art – ranging from pre-Columbian to contemporary – which makes it the United States’ largest collection of Mexican and Latino art. Today, the museum celebrated its […]

Border Patrol causes very cruel Mexican Teen Death

Border Patrol causes cruel Mexican Teen Death: Family receives $1 Million

These 2 Border Patrol officers are still working … after a very cruel Teenager death! Acevedo’s death prompted an internal affairs investigation, but neither officer was disciplined. When asked about the internal affairs investigation, a Customs and Border Protection spokeswoman said no further comment. U.S. border officers told a Mexican teen to drink liquid meth. […]

ICE has been arresting at courthouses in California

ICE has been arresting at courthouses in California

California Chief Justice Slams ‘Stalking’ of Undocumented Immigrants at Courts California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye says courts should not be used as ‘bait’ in the enforcement of U.S. immigration laws. In a letter to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye says […]

1st Annual Semillas Project Scholarship Fundraiser // San Jose

1st Annual Semillas Project Scholarship Fundraiser // San Jose

The Foundation for Hispanic Education is excited to cordially invite you to the First Annual Semillas Project Scholarship Fundraiser. Where: Mexican Heritage Plaza on March 11, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. We will showcase the work of the Semillas Students and feature emcee Rick Najera (writer, comedian, author) in conversation with the Semillas […]

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

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

Woman of the People For more than half a century, activist Olga Talamante has fought on behalf of the underdog. See video and biography below. California State University, East Bay’s Oral Traditions class led by Professor Carlos Salomon is hosting a “Living History” event with special guest speaker Olga Talamante! Where:  Peralta Hacienda in Oakland, […]

Foster Care Spanish Training: CASA of San Mateo County

Spanish Volunteer Training for Foster Care [CASA of San Mateo County]

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of San Mateo Our mission is “to ensure that all children who are under the protection of the Court have a consistent and caring adult who helps them reach their full potential.” Children and youth in foster care have been significantly abused and neglected. They have been traumatized. CASA of […]

Immigration Law: What Now? JFK University // Pleasant Hill

Immigration Law: What Now? JFK University // Pleasant Hill

CCCBA and JFK University are sponsoring Immigration Law: What Now? Saturday, February 25, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm   Here’s Speakers! Flavio Carvalho, Esq. Helen Lawrence, Esq. Marco Garzon, Esq. Rafael S. Climaco, Esq. The Immigration Section of the Contra Costa County Bar Association, the John F. Kennedy University College of Law, the JFKU Undergraduate […]

Bay Area restaurants Closed for #DayWithoutImmigrants

Bay Area restaurants Closed for #DayWithoutImmigrants

Bay Area restaurants join #DayWithoutImmigrants protest [Updating]. Excerpt SF Gate. Today (Feb. 16) is a #DayWithoutImmigrants, a protest aimed at President Trump’s policies surrounding immigration, walls and “extreme vetting.” The strike “aims to show the president the effect immigrants have in the country on a daily basis.” In the restaurant world, the protest has gained momentum […]

3 Steps To Fight Against Trump’s Deportation Force

3 Steps To Fight Against Trump’s Deportation Force

On Valentine’s night, a disturbing report emerged from Seattle, Washington, where immigration authorities arrested and detained Daniel Ramirez Medina, a 23-year-old DACA recipient. Excerpt America’s Voice. The DACA program, which temporarily shields beneficiaries from deportation, should have kept Daniel safe from Trump’s Deportation Force. Instead, the Trump Administration chose to disregard Daniel’s DACA status and arrested […]