Women’s History Month: The Women of the Zapatista Movement

NEVERTHELESS SHE PERSISTED Knowledge Drop ūüíß Women’s History Month While American women argue about making 76 cents to every dollar that a man makes‚ÄĒwhile unfair‚ÄĒthese Zapatista indigenous women of Chiapas, Mexico fight a racist, theocratic, militaristic state that is hostile … Continue reading

Ready For The Weekend: “Arabian Song” From Buddha Bar III

Ready For The Weekend: “Arabian Song” From Buddha Bar III

In celebration of Spring Equinox, Nature’s New Year, New Beginnings, Buddha’s birthday¬†on April 8, and the weekend, let’s close our eyes and go to Buddha Bar in Paris, if only in our dreams. Ready for the Weekend: Arabian Song¬†Livin’ In … Continue reading

Tonight on PBS: Portrait of a Social Justice Icon Dolores Huerta

Tonight on PBS: Portrait of a Social Justice Icon Dolores Huerta

Tonight on PBS! “Dolores”, the documentary. ¬† Rebel, Feminist, Activist, Champion of the Poor. She will out-stand you at protest. She will out-walk you at a march, and she will¬†out-dance¬†you on the dance floor. When you need a break, she’s … Continue reading

Ease into Monday: The Wonderlust New Downtempo EP “Playground”

Ease into Monday: The Wonderlust New Downtempo EP “Playground”

A new EP from the Bay Area downtempo duo, The Wonderlust, is dropping April 13, but you can hear it here first‚ÄĒand it will ease you into Monday like no other.¬† The four tracks on “Playground”‚ÄĒ”No Parachute”, “Terminator”,¬†Scheherezade”, and “Makes … Continue reading

Women’s History Month: Dr. Helen Caldicott

Women’s History Month: Dr. Helen Caldicott

A Woman You Need To Know Dr. Helen Caldicott was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize by Nobel Laureate,¬†Linus Pauling, the Smithsonian¬†Institute named her¬†one of the most influential women of the 20th Century and history will show that her anti-nuclear … Continue reading

L.A.’s Untold History Unfolds: Chicana Artist Barbara Carrasco’s Acclaimed Mural Is On Exhibit in Los Angeles

L.A.’s Untold History Unfolds: Chicana Artist Barbara Carrasco’s Acclaimed Mural Is On Exhibit in Los Angeles

HAPPY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY Behold La Reina de Los √Āngeles/The Queen of Los Angeles It was a privilege to attend the press preview of renowned Mexican-American artist Barbara Carrasco’s jaw-dropping, stunning 43-panel, 80-foot mural “L.A. History: A Mexican Perspective”, which … Continue reading