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¡Abolir la Migra Asesina; Abolir los muros de apartheid!

25 de mayo de 2018 Unión del Barrio condena enérgicamente el asesinato extrajudicial de Claudia Patricia Gómez González, joven maya de 20 años procedente de Guatemala, a manos de una agente de la Patrulla Fronteriza en Rio Bravo, Tejas. Unión del Barrio reconoce que este asesinato extrajudicial constituye parte de la política de terror y […]

Abolish the Racist Border Patrol; Abolish the Apartheid Border Wall!

May 25, 2018 Unión del Barrio condemns the extrajudicial killing of Claudia Patricia Gómez González, a 20- year-old Mayan woman from Guatemala at the hands of a Border Patrol agent in Rio Bravo, Texas. Unión del Barrio recognizes this extrajudicial murder as constituting a policy of terror and violence by the colonial laws of the […]

El triunfo de Nicolás Maduro Moros es el triunfo de todos los pueblos de Nuestra América

Al Pueblo Venezolano Al Partido Socialista Unido de Venezuela Al Presidente Nicolás Maduro Moros Desde el interior de las entrañas del imperialismo, el pueblo mexicano-latinoamericano que lucha por su autodeterminación, damos nuestras más sinceras felicitaciones por la victoria de Nicolás Maduro Moros, el pasado 20 de mayo. La victoria de Nicolás Maduro constituye la continuidad […]

DONATE TO ORGANIZATIONS IN MEXICO

https://www.youcaring.com/mexicorecoveryeffort-955816 Unión del Barrio is making a public call to our friends, allies and supporters to please make a donation to support recovery efforts in Mexico. We will send 100% of the funds to trustworthy grassroots organizations in Mexico that are already mobilized in the areas impacted by the devastating earthquakes that hit Oaxaca on September […]

Today We Were United In The Defense Of Chicano Park & Our Community

Today, September 3, 2017, a broadly unified raza-led front of elders, high school and college students, barrio youth, political radicals, muralists, artists, cultural workers, academics, activists, native people of the Kumeyaay nation, labor organizers, religious people, etc. unconditionally joined forces with at least 500 local community people to defend Barrio Logan’s historic Chicano Park. Click […]

First Hand Testimony From Herman Baca: “The Chicano Moratorium of August 29, 1970 Still Remembered – The Day Police Rioted!”

“LEST WE FORGET!” Committee on Chicano Rights (Reprinted & Updated from UCSD Herman Baca Archives) I still vividly remember what happened to me personally and politically in Los Angeles, California on August 29, 1970. Thirty thousand Chicanos from throughout the U.S. marched in the streets to protest and call for an end to the war in […]

The Never-Ending Ballad of Esequiel Hernández Jr.

The tiny border town of Redford Texas is located about four hours southeast from El Paso. On May 20, 1997 an 18-year old U.S. citizen of Mexicano heritage named Esequiel Hernández Jr. was shot dead by a group of Marines who had been deployed to intervene in the drug trafficking that was reportedly taking place […]

The Shameless Dishonesty of US Narco-Imperialism: A Timeline Of Neoliberal Death-Mongering

Deception, war, criminality, and terrorism have been used as instruments of empire for hundreds of years. US imperialism has not been an exception, fomenting political chaos and death across the globe, especially in the decades following World War II. Yet, the shamelessly ahistorical nature of trumpista fascism makes it too easy to forget the origins […]