Defining Ourselves: In Times of Increased White Supremacist Violence Trump’s Former Education Advisor Attacks Ethnic Studies in California

Defining Ourselves: In Times of Increased White Supremacist Violence Trump's Former Education Advisor Attacks Ethnic Studies in California By Irene Sanchez The fight for Ethnic Studies continues in California and its’ latest attack has come in the form of a poorly written Op-Ed with only one citation from a man who formerly served as the … Continue reading Defining Ourselves: In Times of Increased White Supremacist Violence Trump’s Former Education Advisor Attacks Ethnic Studies in California

You Can’t Call it What it is if You Don’t Know History: Anti-Mexican Violence in the Southwest

You Can’t Call it What it is if You Don’t Know History: Anti-Mexican Violence in the Southwest By Irene Sanchez There was a massacre yesterday in El Paso, Texas. There was a shooting motivated by hate in Gilroy, California last week.  They were both motivated by Anti-Mexican sentiment which has been present in the U.S. … Continue reading You Can’t Call it What it is if You Don’t Know History: Anti-Mexican Violence in the Southwest

Breaking! AB 331 (Medina) HS Ethnic Studies Bill Passes in CA Assembly

AB 331 (Medina) HS Ethnic Studies Bill Passes in CA AssemblyBy Irene Sanchez (Xicana Ph.D.) On May 23, 2019, AB 331 (Medina) was passed by the CA state assembly with a 60-6 vote and will move on for a Senate vote to finally make Ethnic Studies a high school graduation requirement in the State of … Continue reading Breaking! AB 331 (Medina) HS Ethnic Studies Bill Passes in CA Assembly