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
Memory continues to live in us generations later. Some memories we inherit. Some memories shape and mold us into the people we need to become. Memory reminds us we are made of fire and the fire of memory urges us to keep moving forward, to teach the truth, to continue to work for social justice, and never ever forget the sacrifices that were made for us by previous generations.
No More Bread: Give Them Only Circuses and They Still Will Not Revolt By Irene Sanchez The Southwest Political Report “Give them their bread and circuses and they will never revolt.” This line is from satirical poet Juvenal of ancient Rome. He wrote this to say that as long as people have their bread and… Continue reading No More Bread: Give Them Only Circuses and They Still Will Not Revolt
Rename Pershing Square to Pico Plaza The Southwest Political Report By: The Editors, Matt Sedillo and Irene Sanchez Donald Trump has sided with Nazis, Klan and various other white supremacist organizations time and time again. This weekend was no exception. Even when bearing torches and chanting "blood and soil" he will not break from these… Continue reading Rename Pershing Square to Pico Plaza