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[film] ‘Harvest Season’ Screening + Wine Tasting // Bay Area

See below for 3 Bay Area dates! ‘Harvest Season’ is a compelling portrait of wine production in Napa and Sonoma, highlighting migrant vineyard workers and Mexican-American winemakers. It follows veteran winemaker Gustavo Brambila, vineyard manager Vanessa Robledo and migrant worker René Reyes through the dramatic grape harvest of 2017. Emmy-nominated documentarian Bernardo Ruiz will be […]

[exhibit] Postcolonial Revenge exhibition // SF

Public · Hosted by Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts Friday at 6:30 PM – 9 PM Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts 2868 Mission St, San Francisco, California 94110 Revenge is defined as the “satisfaction obtained by repaying an injury or wrong” or “an opportunity for retaliation; a chance to win after an earlier […]

[free] Lunch with Vice Mayor, Karina Dominguez // Milpitas

Public · Hosted by Vice- Mayor, Karina Dominguez Friday at 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Parktown Pizza Company 1350 S Park Victoria Dr, Milpitas, California 95035 Please join us for lunch on January 11, 2019 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. This event is part of a series of meet and greet events that I […]

Tamal or Tamale? ~ What’s the Singular Form of Tamales

Tamal versus tamale. Excerpt LATaco It’s the argument that always comes up around this time of the year across the country as we all get ready to eat our body’s worth — at least — of tamales. And it turns out that your stance on the way to properly address a singular form of tamales […]

Why We Celebrate La Virgen de Guadalupe

On December 12th, Catholics all over the world honor Our Lady of Guadalupe, “Patroness of the Americas” and patron saint of Mexico. La Virgen de Guadalupe is venerated across North and South America and as far away as Israel and the Philippines, but especially in Mexico, where December 12th is a national holiday celebrated with […]

[Netflix] ‘Narcos: Mexico’ gets a second year!

Yeyyyyy! The best ‘Narcos’ show will return with more action-packed episodes! ‘Narcos: Mexico’ is hands-down the best of all Narcos series: we believe there’s been a total of 4 so far. This tells you how good it is! Wait… you haven’t seen this current Narcos yet? Well…. we’ll tell you a quick summary without ruining […]

‘Mission Local’ bashes leaders who want its neighborhood Latino!

We’re very frustrated with ‘Mission Local’, a local newspaper that won’t respect – or support – its own neighborhood cultural designation. We keep seeing this rhetoric time and time again about Gentrification justification, and honestly, we’re very sick and tired of it. Their article below is a perfect example! Our concerns: Why is it so […]

Cruzada Guadalupana de San Francisco // Virgin Mary Guadalupe Pilgrimage

“¿No estoy yo aquí que soy tu Madre?” Map, schedule, description, contact and event photos are listed below. Cruzada Guadalupana de San Francisco is a 12 mile walk from South SF to SF’s St. Mary cathedral.   25th anniversary! El sábado 8 de diciembre, peregrinos de todo el Área de la Bahía, California y los […]

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

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

Today at 6 PM – 9 PM 152 Post St, San Jose, CA 95113-2107, United States Join us for a conversation with Dolores Huerta, one of the most influential civil rights activists of our time. This intimate dinner is a rare opportunity to meet the iconic Dolores Huerta in a small venue. With live music […]

Al Madrigal: Comedy // San Francisco 1

Al Madrigal // San Francisco

Al Madrigal Saturday at 7:30 PM – 9 PM Nourse Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco, California 94102 A conversation with Al Madrigal Comedian and actor Al Madrigal was a regular correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and is a co-founder of the All Things Comedy podcast network, alongside Bill Burr. He is […]

Galería De La Raza closes after 46 years

Breaking: SF Mission’s Galería De La Raza forced out of longtime space by rent hike. Please see below ways you can help, and how this came to be!   *** MEDIA ADVISORY *** Artists, Friends and Family of Galería de la Raza take on an art action protest, due to the imminent displacement of the […]