Número Dos 21 MAY 17

El Weekend Wrap Up Número Dos: ICYMI

  El Weekend Wrap Up Número Dos 21 MAY 17 This was my week in cyberspace. Now let me walk you through it…   A Rapid Decline… Numbers Down Bigly A Scary Warning… Not My Texas Seriously? Seriously Not Funny    

ACLU Travel Alert for Texas.

Not My Texas

ACLU Travel Alert for Texas.     Republican Gov. Greg Abbott is poised to feel the wrath of social liberals who believe in the power and necessity of sanctuary cities. As I mentioned earlier, the downright mean politician signed legislation that allows local law enforcement […]

ICYMI: Texas Has Banned Sanctuary Cities.

You’re the Worst, Greg

  ICYMI: Texas Has Banned Sanctuary Cities.     As someone who happily grew up in a predominately Mexican-American community along the South Texas border; I’ve seen the realities of immigration first-hand. It’s also common knowledge that Texas’s Latino population is among the largest in […]

East Austin's Black And Chicano History On Instagram.

Using a Latino Filter

East Austin’s Black And Chicano History On Instagram One of the best aspects of social media is its potential reach. More so than ever before, we have the ability to connect with thousands, if not millions, by posting on a variety of platforms designed to […]

Número Uno

El Weekend Wrap Up Número Uno: ICYMI

El Weekend Wrap Up: Número Uno  08 APR 17 This was my week in cyberspace. Now let me walk you through it… Friends Help Friends… Episode One: Cristela Alonzo look out for one another… Is This Penis Seat Taken? …because in the end — they’ll […]

Episode One: Cristela Alonzo

Though I’ve never been one for poetry, I specifically remember ONE work I encountered while in high school English class with Mr. López: Langston Hughes’s ‘Harlem’ (which up until this moment when I had to Google it, I thought it was called ‘A Dream Deferred’—my […]