Connecting the Dots: Trumps Anti-Mexican/Latino Sentiment

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

No More Bread: Give Them Only Circuses and They Still Will Not Revolt

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

When Rich White Men Kill

When Rich White Men Kill By: Matt Sedillo The Southwest Political Report   On October 3rd two days following the massacre in Las Vegas the Washington Post ran the headline. "As Las Vegas grieves, Investigators Struggle To Uncover Motive Behind Shooting Rampage" Reuters ran the headline, "Wealthy Las Vegas Shooter Perplexes Law Enforcement" Reporters from… Continue reading When Rich White Men Kill