imc indymedia

Los Angeles Indymedia : Activist News

white themeblack themered themetheme help
About Us Contact Us Subscribe Calendar Publish RSS
Tell the NSA: StopWatching.US

Features
latest news
best of news
syndication
commentary


KILLRADIO

VozMob

CopWatch LA

ABCF LA

A-Infos Radio

Indymedia On Air

Dope-X-Resistance-LA List

LAAMN List





IMC Network: www.indymedia.org africa: ambazonia canarias estrecho / madiaq kenya nigeria south africa canada: hamilton london, ontario maritimes montreal ontario ottawa quebec thunder bay vancouver victoria windsor winnipeg east asia: burma jakarta japan korea manila qc europe: abruzzo alacant andorra antwerpen armenia athens austria barcelona belarus belgium belgrade bristol brussels bulgaria calabria croatia cyprus emilia-romagna estrecho / madiaq euskal herria galiza germany grenoble hungary ireland istanbul italy la plana liege liguria lille linksunten lombardia london madrid malta marseille nantes napoli netherlands nice northern england norway oost-vlaanderen paris/Île-de-france patras piemonte poland portugal roma romania russia saint-petersburg scotland sverige switzerland thessaloniki torun toscana toulouse ukraine united kingdom valencia latin america: argentina bolivia chiapas chile chile sur cmi brasil colombia ecuador mexico peru puerto rico qollasuyu rosario santiago tijuana uruguay valparaiso venezuela venezuela oceania: adelaide aotearoa brisbane burma darwin jakarta manila melbourne perth qc sydney south asia: india mumbai united states: arizona arkansas asheville atlanta austin baltimore big muddy binghamton boston buffalo charlottesville chicago cleveland colorado columbus dc hawaii houston hudson mohawk kansas city la madison maine miami michigan milwaukee minneapolis/st. paul new hampshire new jersey new mexico new orleans north carolina north texas nyc oklahoma philadelphia pittsburgh portland richmond rochester rogue valley saint louis san diego san francisco san francisco bay area santa barbara santa cruz, ca sarasota seattle tampa bay tennessee urbana-champaign vermont western mass worcester west asia: armenia beirut israel palestine process: fbi/legal updates mailing lists process & imc docs tech volunteer projects: print radio satellite tv video regions: oceania united states topics: biotech
printable version - json version - email this article - view hidden posts - tags and related articles
link:

"Día del Latino" en Occupy Riverside / Occupy Riverside's Latino Forum Celebrates

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

Sábado, 17 diciembre 2011
RIVERSIDE (California) - El Foro Latino de Occupy Riverside hoy celebró tres meses de la existencia del movimiento "Occupy" con comida tradicional, música de resistencia, y piñatas en el Parque Fairmount de esta ciudad del interior del sur de California.

Saturday, December 17, 2011
RIVERSIDE (California) - Occupy Riverside's Latino Forum celebrated three months of the movement's existence with traditional foods, music of resistance, and piñatas at Fairmount Park.

"Día del Latin...
orfiestalatina002.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

El Foro Latino tiene poco menos de dos meses trabajando dentro del movimiento Occupy Riverside para dar a entender los asuntos de la comunidad latina. Se reúne cada sábado a las 10:30 de la mañana en la plaza pietonal de University y Main en el centro de Riverside. El Foro cuenta con partícipes salvadoreñxs, mexicanxs, guatemaltecxs, y bolivianxs. Entre los temas más destacados en las pláticas del Foro son educación, inseguridad económica, y migración.

La fiesta de hoy se planeó para festejar y reconocer las contribuciones de la comunidad latina. Llegaron alrededor de 50 personas y sus familias, muchas de ellas con platos típicos de sus países para compartir, no sólamente a lxs invitadxs, sino también a las personas desamparadas.

Un pintor expuso sus obras, y el grupo Son Real tocó música andina y mejicana.

A pesar de la participación de varios activistas pro-inmigrantes desde su comienzo, este encuentro marca la primera vez que lxs indignadxs de Occupy Riverside une fuerzas con el movimiento migrante. El desalojo del campamento anti-Wall Street dio nuevo sentido al lema clásico "Aquí estamos y no nos vamos" cuando se canteó entre lxs indignadxs. Y aunque cuestiones migrantorias suelen provocar controversia en el ambiente político conservador del Inland, el público simpatizó con los mensajes a favor de la legalización y en contra de la deportaciones, y reconoció al pueblo migrante como parte del 99%.



For almost two months, the Latino Forum has meeting Saturdays at 10:30 at University and Main to bringing attention to the issues of the Latinx community. The Forum has members from El Salvador, Mexico, Guatemala, and Bolivia. Some of the issues that have stood out in their discussions are education, economic insecurity, and immigration.

Today's fiesta was held to celebrate and recognize the contributions of the Latinx community. About 50 people and their families, many bearing traditional foods to share, not only with each other, but also with the homeless and hungry.

A painter showed his work, and the group Son Real played Andean and Mexican music.

Despite the membership of numerous immigrant rights activists since its inception, today's gathering marked the first time that Occupy Riverside has joined forces with the immigrant rights movement. When Occupy Riverside chanted "Aquí estamos y no nos vamos," ("We're here and we're not leaving!") took on a new meaning in light of the eviction of our encampment. And while immigrant rights is often a controversial issue in our area, the public was sympathetic to pro-legalization and anti-deportation messages. There was also a recognition that the immigrant community is part of the 99%.
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


002

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

002...
orfiestalatina001.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


003

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

003...
orfiestalatina003.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Exposición / Exhibition
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


004

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

004...
orfiestalatina008.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Exposición / Exhibition
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


005

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

005...
orfiestalatina004.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


006

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

006...
orfiestalatina005.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


007

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

007...
orfiestalatina007.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


008

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

008...
orfiestalatina009.jpg, image/jpeg, 599x468

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


009

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

009...
orfiestalatina010.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


010

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

010...
orfiestalatina010.jpgcwgdoz.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Piñata
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


011

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

011...
orfiestalatina011.jpg, image/jpeg, 599x521

Piñata
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


012

by Rockero Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 12:38 AM
rockero420@yahoo.com

012...
orfiestalatina012.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Riverside "Re-okupado" / Riverside "Re-occupied!"!
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments



Freenet/Sone comments box:

This is a comment system called babcom, which is a decentralized, anonymous, encrypted, troll-resistant, comment system that runs atop Freenet. These comments are not stored on this IMC server - they exist in the Freenet cloud, and you must be running Freenet and Sone to see the comments. Install Freenet and try it out.

Use Node:

⚙ Babcom is trying to load the comments ⚙

This textbox will disappear when the comments have been loaded.

If the box below shows an error-page, you need to install Freenet with the Sone-Plugin or set the node-path to your freenet node and click the Reload Comments button (or return).

If you see something like Invalid key: java.net.MalformedURLException: There is no @ in that URI! (Sone/search.html), you need to setup Sone and the Web of Trust

If you had Javascript enabled, you would see comments for this page instead of the Sone page of the sites author.

Note: To make a comment which isn’t a reply visible to others here, include the red link below somewhere in the comment text.

Add this link to the comment:

Local News

New ID Verification Feature on this Site O21 1:06AM

Sierra Club endorses activists for Water Board O20 2:02PM

INDY has been hijacked or sold? to commentators ? O17 9:58AM

Columbus Day Protest, Downtown L.A. O14 4:44PM

Demonstration in Los Angeles: In Solidarity with Kobani O11 12:23PM

Voters Rally Against Proposition 1 Outside the Beverly Hills Mansion of Water Barons O03 5:35AM

The Uber-fication of the Democratic Party O01 2:16AM

More Local News...

Other/Breaking News

Animals Flunk These Candidates O25 10:09AM

Anaphrodisie du nocebo et de l'artefact... O25 9:19AM

Protests Highlight Outrage over International Child Sex Trafficking O24 6:12PM

New thoughts on capital in the twenty-first century, 21 min O24 5:18AM

The Shortwave Report 12/24/14 Listen Globally! O23 4:40PM

What is the American Left? O23 11:50AM

Ebola Seen In Light Of 1976 Swine Flu Hoax O23 7:09AM

Paraphysique du fait divers O23 12:09AM

US Army Withheld Promise From Germany Not To Weaponize Ebola Samples O22 2:18PM

Beware The Twilight O21 3:18PM

Turkey Murders Press TV Reporter Serena Shim O21 12:57PM

Stop Circus Animal Suffering – Protestors Urge Audiences to Shun the Wild Animal Circus O21 12:13PM

Ohio State Treasurer Josh Mandel Invested 47 Million In Israel Bonds Without Permission of O21 6:40AM

Fatal encounter: Jennifer Laude meets US Marine Corps O21 4:32AM

Kiev War Crimes O21 3:51AM

S&P 500 Companies Spend 95% of Profits on Buybacks and Payouts O20 6:09PM

Sahaja Samadhi Avastha O20 4:50PM

Sino/Russian Alliance Challenges West O20 1:54PM

Stop Circus Animal Suffering – Protestors Urge Audiences to Shun the Wild Animal Circus O20 12:30PM

Whitewashing Kiev Mass Murder O20 9:36AM

Chief Justice Nathan Hecht, Texecutioner, Is Facing The Voters O20 9:25AM

A Planner Of Saddam Hussein's Illegal Execution Running For North Carolina Supreme Court O20 8:17AM

No Redistribution Without the Social State O20 4:37AM

Ukrainian-Style Democracy O20 3:42AM

L'humain et les artilects O20 2:19AM

Dead-End US/Russian Relations O19 1:21PM

Killers, torturers and the new recommended registry for them O19 12:54PM

The Mysterious Plane Crashes Of Opponents Of Unregulated Capitalism & Republic Candidates O19 11:14AM

More Breaking News...
© 2000-2003 Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by the Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Running sf-active v0.9.4 Disclaimer | Privacy