The Racist Fear Mongering Continues: Trumps Latest Ad

The Racist Fear Mongering Continues: Trumps Latest Ad By Irene Sanchez The Southwest Political Report The racist fear mongering continues. Our news feeds have been dominated with the government shutdown along with newly elected officials being sworn into office, but we can't forget why the government is being shut down to begin with. If you're… Continue reading The Racist Fear Mongering Continues: Trumps Latest Ad

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