Tag Archives: Chicano

Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Sergio Troncoso

 “Rich people don’t have to have a life-and-death relationship with the truth and its questions; they can ignore the truth and still thrive materially.”                      –   Sergio Troncoso, Mexican-American author. Latino Quote Of The Day™ is curated by Bobby Gonzalez. … Continue reading

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Latino Quote of the Day – Rudy Ruiz

“I had family and deep roots on both sides of the border and my deepest instinct was always to search for ways to build bridges between our two cultures, languages and countries.”   –    Rudy Ruiz, Mexican-American author, advocate, … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Nativo Lopez

“We don’t want half measures, we demand an amnesty, the immediate and unconditional legalization of the 12 million undocumented workers who work in this country.”                           –   Nativo Lopez, Chicano immigrant rights activist.   Latino Quote Of The Day™ is curated … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Carlos Fuentes

“Yo no soy mexicano. Yo no soy gringo. Yo no soy chicano. No soy gringo en USA y mexicano en Mexico. Soy chicano en todas partes. No tengo que asimilarme a nada. Tengo mi propia historia.”         … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Tim Z. Martinez

“Children should be taught that the appreciation of their heritage does not merely occur once a year, each fall, but it happens every single day of their lives. Every time they look in the mirror they should find every reason … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Gloria Anzaldua

“I am visible–see this Indian face–yet I am invisible. I both blind them with my beak nose and am their blind spot. But I exist, we exist. They’d like to think I have melted in the pot. But I haven’t. … Continue reading

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Latino Quote Of The Day™ – Cheech Marin

  “Hispanic is a census term that some dildo in a government office made up to include all Spanish-speaking brown people. It is especially annoying to Chicanos because it is a catch-all term that includes the Spanish conqueror. By definition, … Continue reading

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