Culture

CultureStrike Hits Netroots Nation

Thanks to CultureStrike for posting this video! Watch live streaming video from fstvnewswire at livestream.com Check out this panel on the dynamics of art, culture and politics with Favianna Rodriguez, Gan Golan, Cloee Cooper, Betsy Richards and Julio Salgado at … Continued

Immigration

New Play about Undocumented Students: The Pot

A new play about undocumented students premiered this month in Charlotte, NC. The Pot is about a college student, Laura, bringing her boyfriend, Rick, home to meet the family at Thanksgiving.  Her father has been elected to the state legislature … Continued

Culture

Colbert Report Takes On Californians for Population Stabilization

On April 25, 2012, the Colbert Report criticized an advertisement by Californians for Population Stabilization (CAPS).  The clip also reveals connections between CAPS’s supposed environmental agenda and white nationalism. Check out the Colbert Report below! The Colbert Report Mon - … Continued

Immigration

Quarterly Soccer Magazine Focuses on Immigration in First Issue

Imagine2050 contributor Tom Dunmore, along with writers John Turnbull, David Keys and designer Joseph Liam Murtaugh, recently created a new quarterly magazine about soccer in North America titled XI. XI aims to discuss in-depth the game’s diversity and cultural reach … Continued

Culture

Cross-Post: At NCAA Tournament, Southern Miss Band Chants ‘Where’s Your Green Card?’ At Hispanic Kansas State Player

Originally posted on ThinkProgress on March, 15, by Travis Waldron. During their school’s NCAA Tournament game against Kansas State University today, members of the Southern Mississippi University band chanted, “Where’s your green card?” at a Puerto Rican Kansas State player. … Continued

Cross-post:Oh ANTM, where do I even start?: Mariah Watchman and the Pocahontas controversy

Originally posted on the Native Appropriations blog on March 2, 2012. This is not a post hating on Mariah Watchman, America’s Next Top Model’s very first Native contestant. At all. I’m so excited she’s on the show, and proud that she’s … Continued

Culture

Cross-Post: Groups Boycott Radio Show’s Advertisers After Hosts Target Immigrant Advocate

Originally posted by Think Progress on December 22nd. Minority and immigrant rights groups have been pushing for John Kobylt and Ken Chiampou, hosts of The John and Ken Show on the Clear Channel radio station KFI in California, to be … Continued