Mexican-American

pride

How Queer Heavy Metal Magick Saved Me

My alchemy practice promotes self-care as an act of personal and political resistance.
Natali Gonzalez
6.27.18
pride

What 'Latinx' Means to Me

The term stands for all of the people in the Latino community who struggle to fit into one identity.
Paola Ramos
6.21.18
The Privacy and Perception Issue

The Photographer Re-Discovering Her Mexican American Heritage

Photographer Cristina Bartley unpacks the layers of her identity in this photo series exploring Latin American rituals, womanhood, and performance.
Cristina Bartley Dominguez
6.18.18
immigration

In El Paso, Immigrant Youth Are Changing the Face of Border Activism

A group called Soñando Juntos is building something unique: an intersectional coalition fighting for undocumented people.
Gabriel A. Solis
3.12.18
Black Women Making History

This Neuroscientist Uses Art to Fight Hate

Hyphen-Labs' Ashley Baccus-Clark co-created a VR project that puts users into the body of a black woman.
Amirah Mercer
2.26.18
art collector

A Chicago Home Transforms Into a Museum of Latin American Art

The Salgado family loves art so much they filled their house with it.
B. David Zarley
7.8.17
Father's Day

I Loved My Dad, But Hated His Machismo

My Mexican-American father gave me everything. But I don't want his patriarchal worldview.
Gabriel A. Solis
6.18.17
Fashion

This Chicano Designer Brings the Radical Cholo Spirit to Fashion

Willy Chavarria is changing the style game by infusing anti-Trump politics and Mexican American subculture with his high-end designs.
Mikelle Street
5.22.17
lowriders

The Revolutionary History of Lowriders

The new film 'Lowriders' highlights the aesthetic of Chicanx car culture but leaves out its radical politics.
Gabriel A. Solis
5.11.17
50 states of art

A Mexican-American Artist Advocates for Immigrants in Arizona | #50StatesofArt

Rogelio Gutierrez has spent his career making artwork that promotes understanding and unity between people along the Mexico-US border.
Sean N
4.2.17
Rank Your Records

Rank Your Records: Juan Brujo Rates Brujeria’s Albums

With the recent release of their first album in 16 years, we had the band's vocalist look back over their catalog.
Tim Scott
10.20.16
VICE Does America

This Anthropologist Identifies the Bodies of Dead Border-Crossers

The trio heads to Texas and meets an anthropologist who works to identify the corpses of those who died trying to cross the US border.
VICE Staff
7.28.16
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