Protest Senseless Murder with Impunity Of Journalists In Mexico

Protest Senseless Murder with Impunity Of Journalists In Mexico "The Truth Is Not Killed By Killing Journalists" Protests have been launched in Los Angeles. A group of journalists from Asociación de Programadores en Español of KPFK, La Coordinadora Independencia, Inmigrantes Unidos en Resistencia and other organizations held a press conference in front of the Mexican Consulate on Friday, May 19 to demand that the Mexican government "Stop the Murders of Journalists." Evidence of impunity for such killings in Mexico was presented and a vigil for the murder [...]

Migrant Rights/Community Activist Hugo Castro was Disappeared while Traveling in Mexico

Migrant Rights/Community Activist Hugo Castro was Disappeared while Traveling in Mexico by Bella De Soto As Mr. Hugo Castro of Border Angels/Angeles de la Frontera was traveling in Mexico toward Puebla from México City on April 13, he shot and live-streamed a video of himself. He appeared apprehensive, as a pack of criminals who seemed to be driving alongside his car, were harassing, making hand signals, etc... In this short video, he remarked as he perceived; a pack of blood thirsty thugs hunting him down, not just [...]

2014 State and Federal Election Results

by Bella De Soto   Thanks to https://ballotpedia.org for the following research. You may donate at their website for their detailed and timely coverage of the national elections on Nov. 4, 2014.   The 2014 general election resulted in sweeping gains for Republicans at the federal and state levels, up and down the ballot. Republicans took control of the US Senate while broadening their existing majority in the House of Representatives. There will be more Republican governors than at any point in the past 20 years, while [...]

By |2014-12-01T22:43:39-05:00December 1st, 2014|Bella De Soto, California, News, Politics|0 Comments

How significant is the ever increasing low voter turn out in California’s local and national elections?

by Bella De Soto Only the two political electoral Party Dictatorship composed of the Democratic and Republican Partys know for sure, since the popular vote does not seem to count, even in local elections! In 2004, I ran for public office, the LA City Council District 9 then occupied by Democrat Jan Perry.  My experience in this process was both rewarding and depressing.  I had no funds to speak of, except a couple of folks made some modest donations so I would at lest be able to meet [...]

By |2014-10-20T13:37:37-05:00October 2nd, 2014|Bella De Soto, Voting|0 Comments