CHICANO RADIO NETWORK U.S.A. Blog

THE CROSSROADS OF LATINO MUSIC AND NEWS FROM AROUND THE WORLD!

Entries Tagged ‘chicana’

Breaking the Secrecy debuts on CRNLive!

Tweet On Saturday 18, 2017 CRNLive rolled out its new special program “Breaking the Secrecy” to an enthusiastic listenership response. The first show featured a domestic violence survivor Julie Rae Dumas. Julie opens to a past of domestic violence that nearly costed her life. To many this is a pattern of violence too close to […]

Tucson fight to Save MAS and to fight the MAS Book Ban … Salomon

Tweet Estimadas/os: This is an appeal to help us defeat the person who engineered the Mexican American Studies (MAS) Book Ban in Tucson Arizona … that person is running for a position in a predominantly Mexican American-Yaqui district … I hope you will help. If you supported our Tucson fight to Save MAS and to […]

With the help of people like you, we have a real chance to get Joe Arpio out of office, and to have an electoral race that we can get excited about.

Tweet Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio stands for everything that we are fighting against this election.   He endorses Donald Trump for president, and calls him his “true political soul mate;” he boasts about having his own “concentration camp,” blatantly defied orders by a district judge to order his deputies to stop the unconstitutional racial […]

“Young Latino Artists 21: [email protected]” at Mexic-Arte Museum

Tweet This exhibit is about being Mexican-American, but it will make things happen for you whatever your ethnicity REVIEWED BY SAM ANDERSON-RAMOS, FRI., JULY 15, 2016 I’m Mexican-American, but I don’t know exactly what that means anymore. It seems to refer to the fact that my family is from Mexico. It also seems to have […]

Texas Latinos Mobilize Against Controversial Mexican-American Textbook

Tweet The book, called “Mexican American Heritage” is on the list of proposed textbooks that the Texas State Board of Education is considering to use as part of instructional materials for the newly created Mexican-American studies class. If approved, the book would be used in classrooms as early as next year, something critics are trying […]

POLITICAL SALSA Y MÁS with SAL BALDENEGRO 7.10.16 “CELEBRATING HISTORY”

Tweet July 10, 2016 by Tia Tenopia Forget history—let’s drink some beer! Let’s celebrate what we don’t know… Americans love to celebrate—even when they do not exactly know what it is they’re celebrating. Constitutional-Convention-1787PD_300 The Declaration of Independence was adopted on July 4, 1776, by the Continental Congress. The Fourth of July, for example. This […]

Wenona Benally! Vote for Sanders tomorrow!

Tweet   See Video: https://www.facebook.com/842939195743215/videos/988004131236720/ Check out the video that I shot for Bernie Sanders, featuring Wenona Benally! Vote tomorrow! Arizona Bernie Supporter Profiles This is Wenona B and this is why she supports Bernie Sanders for ‪#‎POTUS‬. ‪#‎AZNativesforBernie‬ ‪#‎ArizonaConBernie‬ ‪#‎NativesForBernie‬ ‪#‎FeelTheBern‬ ‪#‎TataBernieCares‬ ‪#‎BernieSanders2016‬

Latin Grammy’s? Really? by Frank Mills Miranda

Tweet   I love my Latin Brothers and Sisters from around the globe and am deeply saddened when I hear of yet another plight effecting my beautiful people. As for the Latin Grammy’s I being Chicano (Mexican/American) was very excited about another award ceremony done on our name. However, when I quickly noticed the program […]

Rudy Salas’ Tierra, Jeronimo Blanco, Steven Gutierrez and Mike LePond’s Symphony X on Que Onda Show!

Tweet DEEDEE GARCIA BLASE       TUNE IN tonight Thursday eve at 7 pm Pacific Time!Click here to tune in>>> http://tunein.com/station/?StationId=235787 Our 1st guest on the Que Onda show will be the Chicano legendary musician Rudy Salas — one of the founders of TIERRA! Find out how Rudy and Tierra were involved in the […]

Bel Hernandez Castillo To Be Honored By LAMusArt With Creative Leadership Arts Award at Stars for the Arts Gran Fiesta!

Tweet LOS ANGELES, CA – August 31, 2016 – The Los Angeles Music and Art School (LAMusArt) announced that Hollywood Latina media maven, Bel Hernandez Castillo, President of Latin Heat Media LLC, will present her with the Creative Leadership in Arts Award at their 70th Anniversary Benefit Concert and Gran Fiesta!, on September 12, 2015, […]