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,
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
With the Michigan Republican Primary coming up in just days, Willard “Mitt” Romney, claims to be a “son” of Detroit and with “cars in his blood”, the latter even though as a young man and while hiding in Paris from the Vietnam War draft, he was apparently in a serious car accident that kept him from cars for quite some time
Texas Republicans have been dragged to Court over their redrawing of Texas’ Election Districts, a case in which they are accused of drawing these election districts specifically to divide the massive number of new Chicano voters, which of course they refer to as Hispanic or Latino
Another Valentine’s Day is here and not because it’s this particular holiday, probably the most hated by guys, but in general there just seem to be too damn many holidays that call for a cash outlay. Thanksgiving is fine because you get together with family, the kids run around, some sports or games are played and you eat a shitload of good stuff. Christmas is cool, but it also forces a lot of people into debt they can’t afford simply to save face with friends and family.
Presidential “wanna-be” Rick Santorum knocked the Willard “Mitt” Romney “coronation train” off its tracks again, winning three States in the last week. The Republican primary season is making my menudo want to come up it’s so dizzying.