In the eyes of my aunts, my dad had not selected the proper mate.
The magazine is a collection of writing, photos and essay from Dominican writers.
After Approving Statewide Mexican American Studies Course, Texas Board of Education Remains Undecided About Name Change Debacle
Mexican American Studies or MAS course supporters argued the name change takes away the right from Mexican Americans to self-identify.
This Couple Graduated From Middle School Together 16 Years Ago and Now They Got Their Master’s Degrees Together
“One of our greatest blessings is dreaming together, bringing those dreams to life and becoming the examples we needed to see when we were growing up,” Jaynice Del Rosario said.
At the same time that Mexicans in Michigan are positioned as migrants, however, our foodways also root us in many traditions that are Indigenous to this continent.
Following up with Juan after a year of struggle in the wake of the storm, he said, “Puerto Ricans are proud, committed, strong… And that includes Muslims.”
How Student Activism Shaped My (Our) Life (Lives): On the 25th Anniversary of the ‘Chicana/Chicano Studies Now’ Movement at UCLA
The faculty center sit-in led to a subsequent 14-day hunger strike. Ultimately, this led to an agreement between the UCLA administration and student activist leaders.
Spring is here no matter how hard they try to keep it from us.
Because collectively, we move closer to reclaiming our identity.
A new haven spreads its wings.
Will Smith’s Colombia Visit Brings Up Questions of Local Perceptions of Blackness and Afro-Colombianos
How are Colombians reacting to Will Smith’s Instagram videos?
We must also reject the labels, categories and typologies that divide us: educated versus uneducated; citizen versus undocumented; and undocumented youth (good immigrants or “the innocent ones”) versus undocumented parents (bad immigrants or “the sinners”).
From its first days as a nation, it seems Haiti has been punished by the rest of the world for birthing itself.
It’s notable that so few people weighing in on this debate even recognized Puerto Rico as a site of the African diaspora.
Texas Board of Education Gives Green Light to Statewide Mexican American Studies Course, But With Name Change
The course will be called “Ethnic Studies: An Overview of Americans of Mexican Descent.”
I never met my grandfather, my dad’s dad. His name was Jesús De Loera-López.
This is a big deal that will cause only more problems in the end.