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In Great Big Story: Love Beyond Borders: Mom and Daughter by haimy assefa, a mother and daughter get a rare chance to hug when the border fence is briefly opened. I’m not crying you’re crying

I am so excited to unveil my newest painting.

Dreamers is the second in my series Norman Rockwell in Post-Racial America.

I decided to reinterpret the painting entitled Breaking Home Ties (below).

Instead of the rural farmworker with his son going off to college I used a jornalero father seeing his son off to college. [Mas…]


DREAMers from SoCal’s alt Mex music scene teamed up as The Mexican Standoff to record El Muro because they have feels about Trump’s wall. They never say his name, however.

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Migration is Beautiful: The Monarch Butterfly Story, from Marina Valle, supports
the California Endowment Defend DACA and Immigration Awareness Campaigns.


We somehow missed this when it came out in November, but the music video Soldado LatinoAmericano (Latin American Soldier) by LA-based filmmaker Carlos Hurtado and grupo Voz de Mando puts the hopes and dreams of innocent kids who grew up in American in a new light.

Hey, Democrats: Don’t make a deal on the shithole border wall!

by Dr. Alvaro Huerta January 29, 2018 El Now
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If Democratic leaders make a deal with President Donald J. Trump on his shithole border wall, they will secure his re-election in 2020. Eight years of a disastrous Trump administration is not acceptable! Neither the United States nor the world can survive eight years of the “Racist-in-Chief” and “Hustler-in-Chief.” It appears that Counsel Robert Mueller’s […]

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First finish your frijoles, then we’ll talk (#FFF FelizFrijolFriday toon)

by JUNCO CANCHÉ January 26, 2018 Cartoons
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La Cucaracha: Trump’s policy is all about “model immigrants” (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 23, 2018 Cartoons
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Happy MLK Day from la MIGRA: GTF out of our country, Mexican (video)

by Bronco del Camino January 17, 2018 El Now
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The long fight to keep the Garcia family together ended early Monday at Detroit Metro Airport. Jorge kissed his wife and children goodbye before boarding a plane to Mexico.

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It’s Donaldo’s World – we just live in it

by Lalo Alcaraz January 2, 2018 Cartoons
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Jackson Browne, Los Cenzontles: This song is for ‘The Dreamer’ (video)

by Comic Saenz December 14, 2017 Cultura
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Superstar singer-songwriter Jackson Browne teams up with POCHO faves Los Cenzontles (the Mockingbords) for The Dreamer, a new video.

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La Cucaracha: What’s behind those white wing militias? (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 21, 2017 Cartoons
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Eric Holland: It’s time for ‘Amnistia’ again (music video)

by ZACK A. TEXAS September 18, 2017 Cultura
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Eric Holland, a former Arizona ESL teacher who moved to Mexico, writes and sings amazing songs about the border. His Amnistia, which we first featured four years ago, paints a picture we’d all like to see! [Video by Danny Worms.] PREVIOUSLY ON ERIC HOLLAND:

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El Grito de Independencia w/ Miguel Hidalgo, José María Morelos (toon)

by JUNCO CANCHÉ September 16, 2017 Cartoons
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¡Aquí estamos y no nos vamos!

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Manic Hispanic: ‘The I.N.S. took my novia away!’ (NSFW video)

by Soy Capitan September 15, 2017 Audio
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“She left Santana in a Chevrolet, to visit her tia in East L.A. — but she never got there!” [F-bomb.] SoCal punks Manic Hispanic’s 2003 version of a Ramones tune takes on new relevance with Trump’s DACA threats. The I.N.S. Took My Novia Away is from the CD/album Mijo Goes to Jr. College.

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Paola crossed the border as a 5-year old – this is her story (video)

by Andalé Mono July 20, 2017 El Now
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Paola crossed the border into America at the age of 5, wading through the deep Rio Grande river with strangers and being arrested by ICE. She talks about the challenges of growing up undocumented in America, and the increasing tension immigrants are facing since the election.

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La Cucaracha: ¡Feliz Day of the Dads! in Trump’s America (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz June 19, 2017 Cartoons
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