AB 2772 (Medina) Ethnic Studies Bill Moves Forward in California

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

Rubidoux Resist! Students, Parents/Community Members Attend School Board Meeting to Demand Justice

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

JUSD Threatens Students with Discipline, Parents with Fines if Walkouts Protesting Racist Comments by Teachers at Rubidoux High School Continues

JUSD Threatens Students  with Discipline, Parents with Fines if Walkouts Protesting Racist Comments by Teachers at Rubidoux High School Continues The Southwest Political Report By: Irene Sanchez On Thursday February 16, 2017  six teachers made racist comments on social media about Rubidoux High School students participating in a #daywithoutimmigrants These teachers are now on paid administrative leave as… Continue reading JUSD Threatens Students with Discipline, Parents with Fines if Walkouts Protesting Racist Comments by Teachers at Rubidoux High School Continues

Rubidoux Resist! Students Walkout, Parents/Community Members Rally at High School to Protest Racist Comments by Teachers

Rubidoux Resist! Students Walkout, Parents/Community Members Rally at High School as District Places Teacher on Leave to Investigate Racist Comments on Social Media The Southwest Political Report By: Irene Sanchez On Friday February 17, 2017, students walked out of Rubidoux High School around noon as the district put nearby campuses on lockdown as students marched… Continue reading Rubidoux Resist! Students Walkout, Parents/Community Members Rally at High School to Protest Racist Comments by Teachers