Connecting the Dots: Trump's Anti-Mexican/Latino Sentiment By: Irene Sanchez The Southwest Political Report Today Trump released a political ad on Twitter yet he is not the first to use political ads to invoke fear of this particular group. While many news outlets and journalists will undoubtedly attempt to draw a line in history to trace… Continue reading Connecting the Dots: Trumps Anti-Mexican/Latino Sentiment
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
Southern California School District Places Teachers on Leave for Calling Immigrant (Mexican) Students Drunk and Lazy on Day Without Immigrants The Southwest Political Report By: Irene Sanchez The Jurupa Unified School District in Southern CA is investigating social media posts made by at least six teachers that called students who participated in a Day without… Continue reading Southern California School District Places Teachers on Leave for Calling Immigrant (Mexican) Students “Drunk” and “Lazy” for Participating in A Day Without Immigrants
The Latina Condition: Solidarity is Not for All. By: Irene Sanchez The Southwest Political Report Latinas are not a homogenous group. According to the report "Fulfilling America's Future", Latinas are 1 in 5 women in the United States. Out of the group as a whole those of Mexican decent account for 64 percent with Puerto… Continue reading The Latina Condition: Solidarity is not for all.