Monday, March 8, 2021

Tag: Puerto Rico

Screen Grabs: A trek through world cinema to scratch your travel itch

New Brazilian Cinema series, The White Tiger, Mandabi, and films from rural Mexico to Poland, India, and Sudan

For Puerto Rican freedom, MaJo Montijo summons a bomba ‘Hurac谩n’

Oakland musician fights "continuous colonial disaster," including Hurricane Mar铆a aftermath, with gale-force release.

The biased coverage and real story around Lowell High and school renaming

Attention Chronicle: A lottery for the 'elite' school is neither new nor a radical idea -- and neither is discussing changing the names of schools celebrating racists and colonialists.

ULTIMATE PRIDE GUIDE 2020: The protests, the parties (online), the poignant posters

I've stayed in all Pride Week so far鈥攁nd I'm already exhausted! Well, I was, until putting together this list of recommendations. Most of them can be done at home...

In ‘Please Don’t Eat the Mangos,’ this Mami has secrets

When Wilma Bonet first read Ricardo P茅rez聽Gonz谩lez's script for the play聽Don鈥檛 Eat the Mangos聽(through March 22 at Magic Theatre), she liked it right away.聽 鈥淔irst of all, it鈥檚 a story...

Aya De Le贸n’s ‘Side Chick Nation’ explores post-Maria Puerto Rico

LIT聽Aya De Le贸n聽is a writer, activist, educator, spoken word poet and author of the award-winning Justice Hustlers series, including latest installment Side Chick Nation.聽The Director of June Jordan鈥檚 Poetry...

Revolution music: What’s soundtracking protests around the globe?

ALL EARS "If聽I can't dance to it, it's not my revolution,"聽the old anarchist-feminist saying goes. And it's true, every uprising needs a good soundtrack, though we're a long way...

Psychic Eye Records’ new compilation shows darkwave support for TGI Justice Project

For those who would like to wrap themselves up in a Bay Area darkwave shroud to beat the winter chill; Psychic Eye Records just dropped Sacred Spells, a 19-track...

A people’s climate summit

This September, community, political, and business leaders from聽around the globe will be meeting in San Francisco for the Global Climate Action Summit to discuss the state of climate action...

Poor People’s Campaign marches on Trump’s DC

Well I went down to the rich man鈥檚 house- to take back what he stole from me -- take back my dignity, take back my humanity鈥. There we were --...