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ICE IS KIDNAPPING OUR KIDS: Download Hi-Res Rally Poster Here

by Lalo Alcaraz June 13, 2018 Cartoons

Our nation has reached a very dangerous turning point. Migrant children are literally being ripped from the arms of mothers, and the cruel American government claims it is the immigrant’s fault for seeking asylum, or a better life in the U.S.A. You can protest this sick policy pushed by the Trump regime by printing out […]

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Oh my God! Stop the cruelty! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz June 7, 2018 Cartoons
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I’m so sorry to tell you, son, but birthday cakes are for closers

by CARLOS AGUILAR May 2, 2018 Cultura
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I won’t sit back and watch our culture waste away to the wimps weaned on participation trophies, and its more pernicious forbearer, the birthday cake. Participation trophies are rightly the object of widespread scorn.

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La Cucaracha: Trump says video game ratings will stop school shootings

by Lalo Alcaraz March 9, 2018 Cartoons
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United States of America scores another gold medal! (toon)

by Payton Hoegh February 16, 2018 Cartoons
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[Payton Hoegh toons regularly at Weekly Political dot com.]

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‘Soldado LatinoAmericano’ is about, by, and for the DREAMers (video)

by Comic Saenz February 15, 2018 Cultura
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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.

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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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This one family has been making piñatas for 50 years (video)

by Bronco del Camino November 27, 2017 Cultura
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On the outskirts of Mexico City, over 50 years ago, a family began making and selling piñatas to the local community. Nowadays, the whole town is involved. The Piñata King takes a look inside the life of this town, and the head of the family who started it all.

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Jesus, please! What do you mean ‘No Easter Bunny?’ (video)

by Comic Saenz April 12, 2017 Cultura
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When Juanita Carmelita throws an Easter party for the kids, she’s expecting the Easter Bunny to make a guest appearance. But the costume store is out of bunny costumes, so a long-haired bearded Savior-looking guy in robes shows up instead. Dare we expect . . . . a MIRACLE? [Frankie Quiñones stars as Juanita Carmelita.] […]

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La Cucaracha: Uncle Sam needs a few good 4th-graders (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz April 7, 2017 Cartoons
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1970 Video Documentary: ‘How Is School, Enrique?’

by Especial Correspondents April 6, 2017 Cultura
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This 18-minute 1970 documentary film depicted the educational and environmental problems faced by LA’s Mexican-American kids back in the day. Has anything changed?

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Vacay is over! Time for Creeper’s CholoFit After School Program (video)

by Comic Saenz January 19, 2017 Cultura
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As a condition of his parole from San Quentin, Creeper has to perform 20 hours of community service every week, so he’s serving the barrio by helping the kids work out with his CholoFit After School Program. [Frankie Quinones stars as Creeper.] PREVIOUSLY ON CREEPER:

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Lowriders to the Center of the Earth! (graphic novel video trailer)

by Bronco del Camino August 29, 2016 Cartoons
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Cathy Camper of PDX writes: OK, I confess, I’m Lebanese American often mistaken for Latina, Native American, Jewish, terrorist…no one in the US knows who anyone is! I wrote 2 graphic novels with Raúl III (Raúl Gonzalez) called Lowriders in Space (2014) and Lowriders to the Center of the Earth (just came out this summer, […]

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Kids learn traditional music at free mariachi summer camp (video)

by Soy Capitan August 5, 2016 Cultura
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A free mariachi summer camp in the city of Santa Rosa spreads the love for Mexico’s music in Northern California. KQED public TV explains:

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