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Moms Mabley: ‘Abraham, Martin and John’ (video)

by VICENTE REDD FOXX November 22, 2013 Cultura
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Fifty years ago today, Pres. John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, TX. JFK’s killing, and then MLK’s, inspired Dion DiMucci, mostly known for his doo-wop work with Dion and the Belmonts, to record a ballad about the lost heroes of a generation, and the song became an unlikely hit for Dion and others (including […]

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You can say that we are DREAMers, we’re not the only ones (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz August 28, 2013 Cartoons
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La Cucaracha/Beandocks: For Obama, diversity is ‘Job One’ (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 22, 2013 Cartoons
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Photos: Great Moments in Arizona Republican Party History

by RICARDO RICO April 11, 2012 El Now
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Republicans in the Hate State of Arizona are not newbies when it comes to ignorance, racism and stupidity. The state’s Grand Old Party has a grand old poopy history. Come with us now as we take a Hate State Hot Tub Time Machine Tour — in photos. A picture is worth a thousand palabras.

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From Coldrank for Trayvon: ‘Black Man’ (music video)

by KAY SIRAH April 6, 2012 Cultura
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Citing Malcom X, MLK and Michael Jackson, rapper Coldrank‘s Black Man explores, shall we say, discrepancies in society’s treatment of blacks killing blacks, blacks killing whites and whites killing blacks. And those that don’t learn from history, he reminds us, are doomed to repeat it. Directed by Joe Mexican.

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America pauses for Ricky Martin Luther King Jr. Day

by Andalé Mono January 16, 2012 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from WASHINGTON) America pauses tomorrow to remember the life and message of Ricky Martin Luther King Jr., whose “Tengo a Dream y Dance!” speech changed the nation forever. Post offices and other public facilities will be closed, banks and stock exchanges take the day off and salsa picante and sweet potato pie – his favorite […]

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