AB 2772 (Medina) Ethnic Studies Bill Moves Forward in California The Southwest Political Report By: Irene Sanchez #ethnicstudiesforall Today AB 2772 passed the Senate Education Committee and will now move forward to Appropriations, a vote by the Senate and if passed, the Governors signature. The movement to make Ethnic Studies a graduation requirement in K-12… Continue reading AB 2772 (Medina) Ethnic Studies Bill Moves Forward in California
50 Years After The East LA Walkouts, We’re Still Fighting For Latino Students By: Irene Sanchez (Xicana Ph.D + co-founder of the Southwest Political Report) In the Huffington Post Opinion Section last month https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/opinion-sanchez-east-la-walkouts_us_5a981ef2e4b07dffeb708bc5
Rubidoux Resist! A Year Later The Southwest Political Report By: Irene Sanchez A year after the Rubidoux High School Walkouts in 2017, there is still much work to be done? Many years after walkouts I experienced for myself during the time of Prop 187 as a student in Jurupa Unified School District, I ask what… Continue reading Rubidoux Resist! A Year Later.
Rubidoux Resist! Students, Parents/Community Members Attend School Board Meeting to Demand Justice The Southwest Political Report By: Irene Sanchez On Tuesday February 21, 2017, students, parents and community members attended the Jurupa Unified School District Board Meeting to demand justice for racist remarks made by teachers following some students participating in a #daywithoutimmigrants on February… Continue reading Rubidoux Resist! Students, Parents/Community Members Attend School Board Meeting to Demand Justice