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The Racial Politics of Americanizing the Barrio Diet (1920s)

Is what you eat political? Do you accept the claim that your food choices determine your social order in this world? And do you accept that conforming to white American norms in eating is important in transforming people of color into better citizens? 1,346 more words

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Magazine Cover for Journ250

These two pieces were created for a Visual Communications class at California State University, Northridge. Credit for both photos is given to the owners @ 13 more words


Mexican Mother, American Daughter

It’s hard to come to an understanding on my personal life when a language and culture barrier still separates my mother and I.

On my end, I want to express my freedom of liberty, sexuality and expression. 612 more words

Molly's Homemade Flour Tortillas

A great tortilla is the cornerstone of a great taco, burrito, enchilada or torta. There’s nothing wrong with the tortillas you purchase in a bag in the grocery store. 373 more words


The First Rule of Punk

The First Rule of Punk (hardcover)

by Celia C. Perez

The First Rule of Punk is that there are no rules.  That’s what Malu learns from her father.  299 more words