Barry John Johnson, Special guest op-ed contributor. THE BROKEN WINDOW IS US; TURNING THE BROKEN WINDOW THEORY INSIDE OUT by Barry John Johnson As I look at the turmoil taking place in Baltimore, crowds enraged, cars being smashed and windows broken, my mind goes to a sense of irony related to an old academic policing [...]

Spanish Sister Site: Say Hola to Millennial Latino May 5th 2014

¿Quiénes somos? Somos “Millennials”, un grupo de personas multirracial y multicultural, quienes defendemos el progreso de nuestro país y deseamos sea un mejor lugar para todos. Además luchamos contra el racismo y apoyamos una reforma a la ley de inmigración. Damos la bienvenida a la diversidad de ideas y aceptamos la colaboración de todos aquellos [...]

EVENT ALERT: May Day / Primero de Mayo 2014, Santa Rosa, CA

Facebook post  by Attila Nagy Where 4:00 pm - Gather at the Old Albertson’s lot // Reunirse en el lote de la Albertson, 665 Sebastopol Rd. near/cerca de Dutton Ave. 4:45 pm - Start March to downtown Court House Square for Rally // Comience a marchar al centro de la ciudad para Mitin What INTERNATIONAL [...]

Dear Millennials, Meet the TNTweeters

Dear Millennial, I want to tell you about a really awesome new immigration activist group called the TNTweeters. Yes, I know what you are thinking, "What's so special about this group?" "And why is it so awesome?" You see, TNTweeters is a group like no other, they are a diverse group and their members come from [...]

How Republicans Use “Latin” Tokens To Do Dirty Work; Why More Latinos Leave the GOP

Posted by Somos Independents More and more Latino/a voters are leaving the Republican Party who were once activists for the GOP, and they are joining the Democratic Party or the Independent registered voting bloc that is being organized by folks who are fed up with partisanship. According to the Huffington Post: "Former Florida State Rep. [...]

TGM Network coming this year?

There has been many rumors lately on a new kind of website/social media hybrid web page. But what does that mean exactly and how would it work? Well, according to co-founder of TGM Jerry Stone it will be a platform like no other of it's kind. "imagine a platform for activist and all people where [...]

Republicans Who Cut Food Stamps For Common Poor American Supported Corporate Welfare Via Farm Subsidies

by Dee Dee Garcia Blase Food welfare hypocrisy is astounding. There is something terribly ass backwards about Republicans who cut food stamps to common and poor American people.  Yet, millions and millions of dollars are given in the name of Farm Subsidies or corporate welfare. From one of my favorite Chicano writers via Juan Montoya: [...]