A Day without Immigrants

In 2004, A Day without a Mexican, was released and depicted the disappearance of Mexicans all across the state of California. Directed by Sergio Arau, this satirical film was meant to send the following message: “The realization that what has disappeared is the very thing that keeps the “California Dream” […]

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Influencing Public Discourse

 Are there other ways of influencing public discourse that we haven’t covered in the content of the course so far? Although social media is probably by far the strongest tool in influencing public discourse given its potential reach, I think there is much to be […]

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And So It Begins….

“You’re not college material so you really shouldn’t waste your time in looking or applying to colleges”. Words that would shape the rest of my life and til this day fuel my passion for social justice and equality. I’ve always wondered what could have been […]

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