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Iconic Hispanic Angelenos in History: Cristóbal Aguilar

Iconic Hispanic Angelenos in History: Cristóbal Aguilar

The son of one of California's first prominent families, Cristóbal Aguilar was the first L.A.-born mayor of the city and the last Hispanic mayor until the election of Antonio Villa ...
'Ban This!' and AK Toney's Elegy for Dee Black

'Ban This!' and AK Toney's Elegy for Dee Black

Arizona's attempt to ban books on Chicano/a Studies has inspired legions of young activist writers and thinkers to take action, empowered and bent on social justice.
Cheech Marin on 'What is a Chicano Artist?'

Cheech Marin on 'What is a Chicano Artist?'

The comedy actor and Chicano Art collector learns what it means to be a "Chicano Artist" with the help of John Valadez.
Conversation with Taco Shop Poets Co-Founder Adolfo Guzman-Lopez

Conversation with Taco Shop Poets Co-Founder Adolfo Guzman-Lopez

In anticipation of their upcoming performance at Avenue 50 Studios for the La Palabra Series, we got a chance to talk to Taco Shop Poets founder Adolfo Guzman-Lopez.
Defining 'Chicanismo' Since the 1969 Denver Youth Conference

Defining 'Chicanismo' Since the 1969 Denver Youth Conference

On March 23, 1969, 1500 Mexican Americans students convened at the Denver Youth Conference, unifying under the term "Chicano." In commemoration, Sybil Venegas, Chair of Chicana/o S ...
East L.A. Blowouts: Walking Out for Justice in the Classrooms

East L.A. Blowouts: Walking Out for Justice in the Classrooms

This week in history: the 1968 East Los Angeles walkouts displayed the largest mobilization of Chicano youth leaders in Los Angeles history.
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