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ASK TIA TENOPIA 12.15.14

THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA: LA BURUNDANGA del ZOCOTROCO...WHAAA? YOGA TALKS WITH JULIE CARMEN, SERENDIPITY WITH JULIO MIRANDA, A MERRY ARNIE AND PORFI CHRISTMAS WITH SERGIO HERNANDEZ AND BEST OF LATINOPIA … [Read more...]

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BURANDANGA BORICUA del ZOCOTROCO 12.15.14

Declaración de Principios y Exposición de Motivos ___________________________________________ Estoy aquí porque los amigos y el camino me llevaron a la casa de Jesús Salvador Treviño y la … [Read more...]

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LATINOPIA MUSIC ANGELA ROA “WE FACE THE STORM”

Angela Roa is a Chilean-born lyricist and singer. Her songs reflect the struggle of Latinos in the United States and Latin America. She sings here an original composition, "Se Enfrenta La Tempestad," … [Read more...]

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LATINOPIA MUSIC QUETZAL “MIGRA”

Quetzal is an East Los Angeles Chican@ band whose music reflects the social, political and cultural struggles of Latinos in the United States and Latin America. Founded in 1994 by Quetzal Flores, the … [Read more...]

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LATINOPIA MUSIC LOS POCHOS “PASO DEL NORTE”

Though Conjunto Music originated in Texas, it is by no means limited to that state. In Los Angeles, California the conjunto group Los Pochos carries on the decades-long tradition. The accordionist of … [Read more...]

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LATINOPIA CINEMA JULIE REMEMBERS RAÚL

Julie Carmen (http://www.juliecarmenactress.com/ ) is an accomplished actress, licensed family therapist and yoga therapist. In 1988 she co-starred with the late Puerto Rican actor Raúl Julia in the … [Read more...]

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LATINOPIA TEATRO “ENRIQUE’S JOURNEY2″

“Enrique’s Journey” is a Pulitzer Prize-winning narrative by Sonia Nazario about the harrowing experiences of a seventeen-year-old Honduran boy who sets out alone to travel to the United States to … [Read more...]

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BRAVO ROAD WITH DON FELIPE 12.08.14 ‘THE AMERICAN PEOPLE”

THE AMERICAN PEOPLE. I’m befuddled, bewildered and, more often than not, amused when I hear American politicians on TV asserting that this or that is what the American people want or do not … [Read more...]

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ANGELA’S PHOTO OF THE WEEK 12.08.14 “ONLY LEAVES”

Only Leaves A calming site that makes you think of the change in the season. Continuing from my Instagram series (http://instagram.com/amosart).   … [Read more...]

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MIRÁNDOLO BIEN with EDUARDO DÍAZ 11.30.14 “OBAMA’S EXECUTIVE ACTION”

"ROLE TIDE" AND OBAMA'S EXECUTIVE ACTION. Like many in this country, Priscilla Hancock Cooper is among those breathing a sigh of relief with President Obama's recent executive action on … [Read more...]

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LATINOPIA DOCUMENT PRESIDENT OBAMA’S 2014 EXECUTIVE ACTION ON IMMIGRATION

CONTEXT: ON NOVEMBER 20, 2014 PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA DELIVERED A SPEECH ON NATIONAL TELEVISION OUTLINING EXECUTIVE ACTION THAT HE WAS TAKING TO FIX WHAT IS CONSIDERED A  BROKEN IMMIGRATION SYSTEM.  … [Read more...]

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LATINOPIA ART JOSÉ RAMÍREZ

Los Angeles-based artist, sculptor and muralist José Ramírez is a Chicano artist in the tradition of the greats of Mexico (Los Tres Grandes) as well as pioneering Chicano artists. Latinopia caught up … [Read more...]

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LATINOPIA MUSIC LOS FABULOCOS “EL ORANGUTAN”

Delta Groove Music recording artist Los FabulLocos is a Southern California band whose unique sound, "Cali-Mex,"is a fusion of blues, Americana and Chicano soul music. Band members include Jesús … [Read more...]

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LATINOPIA TEATRO “ENRIQUE’S JOURNEY1″

"Enrique's Journey" is a Pulitzer Prize-winning narrative by Sonia Nazario about the harrowing experiences of a seventeen-year-old Honduran boy who sets out alone to travel to the United States to … [Read more...]

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THINKING LATINA with SARA INÉS CALDERÓN 9.16.13 “IMMIGRATION REFORM”

IMMIGRATION REFORM 2013: 8 THINGS YOU WERE TOO EMBARRASSED TO ASK. Immigration reform 2013 is back now that Congress has returned from recess. Although the Syrian crisis and the looming debt … [Read more...]

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POLITICAL SALSA Y MÁS with SAL BALDENEGRO 11.25.14

DEMOCRATS RUN FROM DEMOCRATIC PRINCIPLES... The consensus seems to be that Democrats deserved to lose the recent elections because they chose to run from rather than on Democratic principles. To … [Read more...]

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ARNIE AND PORFI with SERGIO HERNÁNDEZ 11.24.14 “THE SLEEPING GIANT”

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LATINOPIA GUEST BLOG RUDY ACUÑA 11.25.14 “THERE WILL BE NO CHANGE”

THERE WILL BE NO CHANGE- DEBUNKING THE ILLUSION. Recent political developments in Mexico and the United States have killed any illusion that political change is possible through the electoral … [Read more...]

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ANGELA’S PHOTO OF THE WEEK 11.23.14 ‘REFLECTIONS”

Reflections. I love hanging around our pond, there’s always something new to see. … [Read more...]