La Raza Chronicles

La Raza Chronicles – November 1, 2011

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Today’s program focuses on Dia de los Muertos, the OWS movement and tomorrow’s Oakland General Strike, including:

¨  Pablo Paredes discussing tomorrow’s OWS  march against the role of Wells Fargo  Bank funding the immigrant detention centers  in the US ,where people are jailed, raped and imprisoned.

¨  Mumia Abou Jamal commentary on OWS.

¨  Mamacoatl’s latest OWS song especially commissioned for this broadcast., accompanied by Camilo Landau:  “Companeros, of the big black hole/ This here thing is crumbling down/This here thing is tumbling down/is about to drown/ is about to blow/ Finish it off/ Finish it off/ Finish it off! “

¨  Silvia Ledezma, artist, discusses her Dia de los Muertos exhibits. Silvia has also been heard as a labor reporter on KPFA.

¨  Rafael Jesus Gonzalez speaks about his Oakland Museum pieces for Dia de los Muertos and reads his poems accompanied by Gerardo Marin on flute.

¨  Free tix Give away to the concert of the Cuban Creole Choir-Nov 3rd!!

¨  Listen and enjoy!



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