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Local Paper prints racist stereotype of Mexican

by Paul Lopez Saturday, May. 01, 2004 at 1:54 PM

Protest being planned against racist image.

I woke up this morning and went to go get an OC Weekly like I do every week and what I saw on the cover absolutely appalled me. Take a look and see for yourself.

[image][/image] I am going to set up a protest some time this week to let the OC Weekly know they can not blatantly post racist material like this. If you are willing to help me organize this protest against the OC Weekly and their advertisers please e-mail me at

Here is the OC Weekly's information below I have already wrote to them and they were trying to tell me the picture wasn't racist. Give me a break. When is a picture like that not racist towards Mexicans?

Call or write them.

EDITOR is Will Swaim

For print advertisement please call: (714) 550-5950

Direct number: (714) 550-5950

Our main line: (714) 550-5900

mail it to:

OC Weekly

1666 N. Main Street, Suite 500

Santa Ana, CA 92701-7417

Paul Lopez "Proud Mexican American"

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Picture of racist Mexican stereotype Paul Lopez Saturday, May. 01, 2004 at 2:02 PM
Of all the things to protest...*this*? Ever hear of freedom of speech? Secret Shopper Saturday, May. 01, 2004 at 3:14 PM
purpose Meyer London Saturday, May. 01, 2004 at 4:18 PM
JESUS astrid the proll Saturday, May. 01, 2004 at 8:29 PM
Doesn't make it right Paul Lopez Sunday, May. 02, 2004 at 2:16 AM
i'm one too more rational Sunday, May. 02, 2004 at 4:18 AM
WHAT JMG Saturday, Feb. 12, 2005 at 8:12 PM
im Black but have Love for the Mexicans Spanki Moore Wednesday, May. 25, 2005 at 12:50 AM
huh? Spanki Moore Wednesday, May. 25, 2005 at 12:59 AM
Thank you finally!!!!! Spanki Moore Wednesday, May. 25, 2005 at 1:03 AM
wake up!!! Spanki Moore Wednesday, May. 25, 2005 at 1:10 AM
THEY HATE US, I HATE THEM Emilio Gomez Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2005 at 11:43 AM
just in case- not me Saturday, Dec. 03, 2005 at 4:39 PM
study history Niet Me Monday, Dec. 05, 2005 at 6:33 PM
Un citoyen français Claude Friday, Dec. 23, 2005 at 11:47 PM
mewling for cats Dr. Muler Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 12:18 AM
posiition taken Dr. Muler Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 12:25 AM
"a particular and peculiar cadence" Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 1:29 AM
ahhh, a question Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 2:34 AM
why don't you let me ask you a question Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 4:52 AM
so the answer is yes? Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 5:41 AM
er... sure, shashy.. Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 6:11 AM
well cheese Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 6:36 AM
not to be off topic Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 7:13 AM
color or accent idiot detector Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 7:20 AM
so they frighten you? Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 7:30 AM
Shashy on the coutch Dr. Sheep Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 7:34 AM
"And what exactly did they do to you, anyway?" idiot detector Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 2:14 PM
you really believe that, Brainiac? Brainiac's bestest friend Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 2:43 PM
your question Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 3:22 PM
"they outsourced their labor" history buff Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 7:17 PM
what I meant was this Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 9:24 PM
Controlled Demolitions I see Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 9:55 PM
Only if he's JFK ... Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 10:13 PM
a simple question question man Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 10:18 PM
I love this sh*t Sheepdog Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at 10:28 PM
johnk Sheepdog Sunday, Dec. 25, 2005 at 5:39 AM
johnk pete nice Friday, Jan. 06, 2006 at 4:05 PM
It's A Sad Day P. Gillison Wednesday, May. 10, 2006 at 11:21 AM
SO WHAT! JCH Friday, Dec. 22, 2006 at 5:14 PM
SchtarkerYid Less racist than Latuff cartoons Friday, Dec. 22, 2006 at 6:15 PM

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