Category Activism

Remembering Santos | #Dallas #JFK #policebrutality #Xicanism

The Remembering Santos Coalition invites you to join us in commemorating the 40th anniversary of the killing of young, 12 year old Santos Rodriguez by Dallas Police officer Darrel L. Cain, on July 24th, 1973. This tragedy galvanized the Mexican American-Chicano community of Dallas and marked a major turning point in the political environment of […]

Apaxu Maiz discusses book: Like a Hurricane: The Indian Movement from Alcatraz to Wounded Knee | #decolonize #indigenous

Date of Presentation: April 24, 2013 Overview: It’s the mid-1960′s, and everyone is fighting back. Black Americans are fighting for civil rights, the counterculture is trying to subvert the Vietnam War, and women are fighting for their liberations. Indians were fighting, too, thought it’s a fight few have documented, and even fewer remember. At the […]

Guarda Bosques – Forest Keepers – Español w/English Subtitles | #indigenous #decolonize #autonomy

Guarda Bosques – Forest Keepers – Español w/English Subtitles.

Putting the Culture Back in #Agriculture: Reviving Native Food and Farming Traditions | #decolonize #indigenous

Together with the loss of cultural diversity, the growth of industrial agriculture has led to an enormous depletion in biodiversity. Throughout history, humans have cultivated about 7,000 species of plants. In the last century, three-quarters of the genetic diversity of agricultural crops have been lost. Thirty crops now provide 95% of our food needs, with […]

Dismantling: The Divine Right of States of the Americas | #indigenous #decolonization #Tonatierra

After two days of public engagement and discussion last week, an alliance of Confederations of Nations of Indigenous Peoples of Abya Yala [the Americas] is moving forward into a continental and global process of DISMANTLING the Doctrine of Discovery as the intellectual, religious and political justification for the raison d’Etat of the government states of […]

Petition | @Disney Stop Trademark of “Dia de los Muertos.” | Change.org

Petition | Walt Disney Company: Stop Trademark of “Dia de los Muertos.” | Change.org.

Make calls to prevent HB1938 | Save Our Studies

Make calls to prevent HB1938 | Save Our Studies.

Anarchism, Socialism & Libertarianism: Alternatives for Peace

Scott Crow (Anarchist) debates a Libertarian and a Socialist. “I don’t want a kinder gentler capitalism; I don’t want a kinder gentler government…We don’t need either of them.” — Scott Crow

GMO Corn Headed for US Supermarket Shelves

I don’t even know what to say about this. Although the fact of GMOed foods is nothing new–including the fact that Monsanto has been tampering with our sacred ‘elotl’ for many years–knowing that the feds have pretty much given these greedy spawns of satan carte-blanche to do whatever they wish with our food is beyond […]

Targeted Mexican American Studies Teachers in Tucson Set Up Defense Fund « SpeakEasy

Targeted Mexican American Studies Teachers in Tucson Set Up Defense Fund « SpeakEasy. First they came for their nationally acclaimed Mexican American Studies courses. Then they came for their books and confiscated them from the classrooms. Next they came for their jobs. As the latest episode in the witch hunt of the outlawed Mexican American […]