Monday, November 11, 2019

They Can Make Excuses, Voter Suppression is Still Racist

Every election season, we hear people say “Every vote counts.”  It’s a powerful sentiment, but less so in practice. In this country, not all voting...

Gender Identity Theft

There are 1.4 million recorded transgender people living in the U.S. As far as the Trump administration is concerned, their lives don’t exist. An October...

Bring Asylum Seekers to Safety

Thousands of migrants are trapped in Tijuana, with the oppressive tactics of the Border Patrol in front and the widespread violence and poverty of...

Forever 21 is Forever in the Landfill

Photos by Lluvia Moreno Don’t let your Instagram feed rope you into buying more jeggings and crop tops...

Look Beyond the Viral Video

Search “Native American” on any news site and you’ll likely be greeted by controversy surrounding the Indigenous Peoples March. But focusing on one incident...

Mexican Culture is Not a Costume

Illustration by Darin Connolly If you bring sombreros, ponchos, fake mustaches and tequila to your Cinco de Mayo...

Let Puerto Rico Decide

Illustration by Lisa Bizuneh  About 97 percent of voters in Puerto Rico voted in favor of statehood in...

Prescribing Prison

Illustration by Manne Green. In America, one in five adults experience mental illness at least once in a...

Imperialism in the Aisles

              Anyone who has been to Trader Joe’s will recognize its 19th century periodical style illustrations. These historical cartoons are meant to be comical, but...

The NFL Doesn’t Own Inglewood

Illustration by Franky Olivares. Tech and entertainment giants are displacing low-income families all over California, and Inglewood is...