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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 […]

[Netflix] Latin History for Morons

Hey Latinos, it’s time to learn your history! John Leguizamo’s Required Reading for America! Inspired by his one-man show, Latin History for Morons, the comedian recommends three books that challenge one-sided narratives of the past. “These facts are important because when Latinx kids don’t see themselves represented on stage or film or television or newspapers […]

[photos] 25th Annual Guadalupana Crusade

Our Lady of Guadalupe was seen everywhere in SF on last Saturday, December 8th. See photos below. Excerpt CatholicSF.org Nicholas Wolfram Smith Thousands of people carried statues and banners depicting her, or wore her image on T-shirts as pilgrims filled St. Mary’s Cathedral and the plaza outside. Bouquets of flowers were stacked in front of […]

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 […]

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 […]

Mexico’s BIG Indigenous Racism

Mexico’s newly awarded actress is Yalitza Aparicio! But, because of her Indigenous look, many in Mexico have discriminated her! This is why we can never progress!!! But to us, she is beautiful!!! Yalitza Aparicio, protagonista de la más reciente película de Alfonso Cuarón, jamás imaginó que sería una actriz reconocida. Pero en redes sociales la […]

[Netflix] ‘Narcos: Mexico’ features Mexican star Diego Luna

NARCOS: MEXICO is back for a new season! Could this be the best ‘narcos’ ever? The new series focuses on the beginning of drug trade in Mexico during 1980’s Guadalajara. Narcos: Mexico is the fourth season of Netflix’s marquee drug-war series. Seasons 1 and 2 charted the rise and fall of Pablo Escobar in Colombia; […]

Netflix presents ‘Latino History for Morons’ [video]

Yo heads up! Even though Latinx history month is over, we can keep celebrating ourselves with my award winning new show LH4M! In this one-man Broadway show, John Leguizamo finds humor and heartbreak as he traces 3,000 years of Latin history in an effort to help his bullied son. Class is in session on a […]

[free] Explora: Liderazgo, Emprendimiento y Cooperativismo // Oakland

Prospera 1470 Fruitvale Ave., Oakland, California 94601. Attention. The next one will be November 29th! About: LAS MUJERES EMPRENDEDORAS TOMAN ACCIÓN ¡Explora tu cooperativa! Regístrate: https://goo.gl/forms/3oV8f3DpKordZUNO2 Cuando las mujeres somos dueñas de nuestras economías toda la comunidad prospera. Acompáñanos en este curso de 10 sesiones donde descubrirás nuevas oportunidades para tu futuro, aprenderás lo que […]

6 Dia Los Muertos events in SF’s Mission District [Nov. 2nd, 2018]

SF’s Mission District offers the most ‘Day of Dead’ events of any neighborhood in Bay Area! It’s simply amazing that many of the 6 events below are in the same block, or within 1 block, of each other. Tip: Please make sure you take ride-sharing because parking will be a nightmare. Video: A beautiful altar […]