AZ Education system:Pre-Colombian studies neither relevant nor necessary


If it’s not associated with Western or Greco-Roman civilization Arizona schools don’t  want to hear it & most certainly do not wan’t to teach it.  It’s not a big deal, you’ll barely notice any changes” were the lies they brazenly told us when approving SB1070, but give them an inch and they’ll take a mile. The disgusting side effects are coming on and strong. Arizona is openly, ignorantly and contemptuously targeting Ethnic studies. Guys you gotta read this awesome article

:http://www.truthout.org/greco-romans-welcome-arizona-schools59299

According to those cynical hypocrites Ethnic studies represent a threat and will lead to exclusion. No I think that’s your job! The truth is that learning about diverse cultures brings togetherness and understanding.  They want to convince us of the exact opposite like were ignorant fools. The article talks about a school that has been teaching Mexican American studies and has seen  the positive affects and the benefits that have been come about for  pupils as a result of being immersed in such studies. Honestly How dare they speak so disparagingly about the desire to expand your mind and perspective . They want  to limit people’s edification with ridiculously bias, selective teaching.

“Los Suns” speak out against SB1070 & more Testimonials


Video project by LULAC (League of United Latin American Citizens)  featuring the reaction and opinions of those who oppose the unfair law.

Featuring : Phoenix Suns, Shakira, and a Soldier

http://unitearizona.org/testimonials/

Congressman Luis Gutierrez Arrested @ Rally


About 35 immigrant advocates have been arrested in front of the White House fence, including a U.S. congressman, after they sat down and defied orders from police.

Protesters are usually required to stay in motion when demonstrating in front of the White House. U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez of Illinois was among those detained on a nearby bus.

Many of those arrested Saturday held letters of a sign saying, “Obama, Stop Deporting our Families.”

Hundreds of protesters turned out for the rally at Lafayette Park, urging President Barack Obama to fulfill his campaign promises to achieve immigration reform.

MORE BS FROM AZ: Ethnic Studies Classes Banned


“Arizona’s new immigration law is just about crime, its supporters say, but given that the state’s new education policy equates ethnic studies programs with high treason, they may not be using the commonly accepted definition of “crime.”

Under the ban, sent to Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer by the state legislature Thursday, schools will lose state funding if they offer any courses that “promote the overthrow of the U.S. government, promote resentment of a particular race or class of people, are designed primarily for students of a particular ethnic group or advocate ethnic solidarity instead of the treatment of pupils as individuals.”-http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/04/30/arizona-ethnic-studies-cl_n_558731.html

THIS IS TOTAL FUCKING BULL SHIT!!  Classes like thes promote learning about eacother and understanding they promote cultural exchange saying that they seperate us and are detremental is the  THE BIGEST CROCK OF GARBAGE I’VE EVER HEARD! There they go again “protecting”  their idea of “America”

Petition like lives depended on it, cuz they do


“The Attorney General has taken an oath to defend the Constitution. He cannot let this anti-American, unconstitutional attack on the civil rights of immigrants and Latinos stand.”

The Arizona bill is so extreme that even Tom Tancredo–a rabid anti-immigrant zealot–opposes this law.”

“Association of Chiefs of Police opposes the bill.” – FROM THE  “Ask Eric Holder to block Arizona’s Racists law” petition

TO SIGN  THE PETITIONS VISIT

http://act.credoaction.com/campaign/holder_stop_az_law/?rc=tw

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JOIN THE YANKEE FANS AGAINST ALLSTAR GAME IN ARIZONA FACEBOOK PAGE

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=116735655023538

The quality of lives do depend on whether we speak out our not. If you’re against this injustice then please help us by supporting petitions like these, together we can stand strong and united against hate mongers.

Mexican Geeks


Meet the Mexican American super brains of MIT= The prestigeous Massachusetts Institute of Technology a private research university located in Cambridge ,Massachusetts.MIT has five schools and one college, containing a total of 32 academic departments, with a strong emphasis on scientific and technological research. This illustrious school has an awesome group representing!  The MAES Society = Mexican American Engineers and Scientists. Just who is MAES and what is their purpose?

The primary mission of the Society is one of image development. Firstly, by projecting the positive image of our members through their accomplishments, MAES will achieve its underlying mission, which is to eradicate the stereotypic perception that society has had of Mexican Americans. Secondly, by providing a networking and nurturing environment to develop their professional image, its members have opportunities to develop and hone their leadership, communication, management and technical skills. The goals of MAES are to assist its members with:

Development of opportunities
Placement and recruitment
Promoting and recognizing achievements
Technical and professional meetings
National Symposium and technical presentations
Promoting science and engineering among students
Scholarship assistance

http://web.mit.edu/maes/www/history.html

Next time someone tries to tear you or our people down by saying that Mexicans don’t have: the talent, brains,  the drive or dedication , just look to people like these wonderful talents that not only gained entrance to such an important institute, but are there as leaders. Yet another fine example of “SI SE PUEDE”

P.S. Speaking of “SI SE PUEDE” check out this awesome article by lauramartinez.wordpress.com entitled “FORGET ARIZONA. MEXICO GETS OWN NASA YAY!”

http://lauramartinez.wordpress.com/2010/04/26/forget-arizona-mexico-gets-own-nasa-yay/

Soccer & SB 1070


What is the relationship between SB 1070 and Soccer? Good question! One thing about soccer and its History is that it’s always gone hand in hand with Politics. Since the time Benito Mussolini used soccer to promote the Italian Fascist Party to the infamous “Soccer War” between Honduras and El Salvador, soccer was involved.”- Continued http://latinosports.com/featured/arizona-sb-1070-and-soccer.html

Article  by Cesar Diaz from latinosports.com