Now get your collectors’ edition of Chicano Channel Magazine every other month delivered directly to your home or business. Every issue so far has been a collectible in our opinion, however now each issue is labeled a “collectors’ edition” and we expect them to live up to that distinction as we have already received reports of issues “disappearing” from households. Other family members are suspected of sneaking them away.
The idea for chicanochannel.com and its magazine, Chicano Channel Magazine (CCM), was born from the fact that Chicanos (Mexican-Americans) make up about 60% of all Latinos in the United States, we are the majority population in California and will soon be the majority population in the entire Southwestern United States, including Texas. So much power, united, yet divided we will fall. The power, as we saw it, came in two forms, economic in terms of purchasing power and political, because even if we disagree on many things, but if we agree on at least half or more of the issues out there,
President Obama and the Democrats are in a good groove at this time, their numbers with Women, Independents and Chicanos are pulling away into double-digit leads nationwide. Rush Limbaugh helped by calling law student, Sandra Fluke, a “slut” and a “prostitute”, simply because she testified about the medical necessity of contraception before Congress. Obama played chess with the Republicans when he made the comment that he would apply his healthcare initiative, free contraception and preventative care for all women, to the Catholic Hospitals. He knew he would take the initial
Movie writers that have never personally experienced what they are writing about, should be banned from being the script writers for a movie on that subject. The writers for This Mean War are those writers I just talked about. They have never dated, they are probably virgins and here they are, writing for a movie that is 90% about dating. That is how bad and cheesy the lines are when it came to the interaction between the girls and boys in this flic and the director had to be in a cocoon or be a virgin as well, since he did not catch the pendejadas either.
San Antonio’s own musical sensation, Girl In A Coma, is on its way to the top where they have always belonged, but which the road to is full of obstacles. Those obstacles were so clearly shown in the Girl In A Coma Documentary, produced by Jim Mendiola and displayed last night at the infamous Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center Theatre, the keepers and guardians of the gate for Chicano History in all categories. These Chicana performing stars gave up
Many people tell me that Obama cannot win because people are hating him right now, not just his policies, but the man. I tried to put my finger on the reason for such hate. The biggest complaint I heard was that he was hurting the economy because he put too many regulations on businesses, most of them businesses that got loans from you the taxpayer during the last Depression and for the purpose of making sure that those businesses didn’t bring all of us down again. But, even if