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Perspectives

Reflections on concepts, ideas, and other things.

Decolonize Aztlan

Keep Aztlan Indigenous, Not Colonial

#DecolonizeAztlan— Addressing Aztlan in respect to decolonization. Keep the understanding of Aztlan rooted in Indigenous worldview and respect and do away with the colonial contradiction that some Chicanx partake in.
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Indian Tacos Mexica

Indian Tacos.. are Already Indian

Tacos are already Indian ok. Calling them "Indian" tacos is inferring that they are somehow not Native in the first place -- which is incorrect.
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Junipero Serra Not Latino

Junipero Serra is not “Hispanic ”

Desperate shenanigans by Catholic Church attempts to manipulate so-called “Latinos” into defending the canonization of Junipero Serra.
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aztec calendar

Mexica Perspective on Gregorian New Years

Just clear things up, I don’t mean to disrespect anyone celebrating today as their new year. And if you wish me a Happy New Year , I happily accept the well wishes. But just so yall understand, I promote the superiority of Indigenous Calendars not to be a cultural (or in this case Calendrical) elitist...
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Zapata Mexica Indigenous

Method for Dealing with Organizational Problems | Zapatista Philosophy

Zapatista Philosophy on Methods for Dealing with Organizational Problems. A great read to consider for any endeavors dealing with community organizing or any organizing for that matter.
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Indigenous Leadership Mexica

Reflection on Organizational Leadership, Ego, and Humbleness

A Personal Reflection and Advice on Organizational Leadership, Ego, and Humbleness...and the necessity to be vigilant with our mental and spiritual discipline.
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aztec calendar

Regaining Our Harmony Through the Tonalpohualli

Regaining Our Harmony Through the Tonalpohualli by Luis R. Pesia A subject that in my experience in Chicano Studies, or other areas where our ancestral culture is discussed, that is touched upon but never really understood is the count of the daily solar energies, or Tonalpohualli in Nahuatl. The Tonalpohualli is understanding the science of...
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