when physical appearance equals reasonable suspicion

Public Airways is an artwork that aims to help viewers imagine the consequences of proposed immigration laws that inevitably lead to increased racial profiling.  Arizona’s SB 1070 would make it legal for law officers to use someone’s physical appearance as a form of “reasonable suspicion” to demand proof of citizenship.  Similar laws have been proposed in…

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TAKE ACTION AGAINST ANTI-IMMIGRATION ARIZONA LAWS

visit: AMericanMEdiaOutput.com/arizonawelcome.html click hashtags #SB1611 and #SB1070 embeddable images of the Arizona Welcome Promo Girls will be avaliable soon…

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THE WORLD IS WATCHING ARIZONA

(via guardian.co.uk article by Roberto Cintli Rodriguez) Arizona’s cultural genocide law Legislators in Arizona are pursuing a white supremacist campaign to erase Mexican American presence from teaching The onslaught in Arizona of reactionary and immoral racially-based laws has managed to attract worldwide attention. The brown peoples of this state are being relentlessly persecuted by a majority population…

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Escobar-Morales Establishes Online Marketing Agency

As a follow up to Are You My Other? our current Internet based self-portrait dialogue exchange project, Escobar-Morales is establishing an online marketing agency. Acting as designers, distributors, and promo models, we plan to produce a series of advertisements addressing contentious topics in the news, such as Arizona’s SB-1070 and the Dream Act.

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Why did you have to pick this weekend to be a Chicano?

Mayra Ramirez makes my heart pitter patter…. (here is a repost of one of her latest posts on her blog Hella Breezys) It’s hard for me to fully express my disappointment and frustration with Arizona’s law makers… last week they passed HB 2281 witch bans “Ethnic Studies” in the states K-12 grade classrooms. I cannot…

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If you support Prop 8 and/or SB 1070 un-friend me on facebook

I am incredibly proud of my husband’s Facebook status. Please feel free to repost on your own page: ___________ is fed up. If you support California’s Proposition 8 or any of the Arizona anti-immigration laws, un-friend me now. NOW. Don’t send me an email or comment on this post. This isn’t a political issue, it’s…

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