Category Archives: Culture

Cinco de Ma.. Yo, no!

Cinco de Ma.. Yo, no! by Cindy Gomez-Schempp There are many religious, cultural, regional, ancestral, indigenous, artistic and state and federal holidays celebrated by Mexican people. Cinco de Mayo has never been at the top. In fact, it is a … Continue reading

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Border Patrol as a Function of White Supremacy, Why No Mexicans Should enter the Service

  Originally Published November 15, 2013 By Cindy Gomez-Schempp It might seem counter intuitive to tell all Mexicans not to serve in the U.S. Border Patrol. But frankly, given the growing numbers of Mexicans entering policing jobs including with U.S. … Continue reading

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KPPP-FM Making a Stride in Media Justice

KPPP-LP FM Communities of color, particularly in the Fargo-Moorhead area, often do not see themselves reflected with authenticity in traditional media—whether as consumers, owners or operators. The People’s Press Project will lead the Fargo-Moorhead area in the design and implementation … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to White People on the Eve of Their Wake Up Call

Dear White People: I know this may come as a shock to most of you but times are a changin’. Yes. I know that normally times change but everything stays the same with White Supremacy so you normally don’t have … Continue reading

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Modern Day Lynching as a Participation Sport

By Cindy Gomez-Schempp When I get upset with the latest online reactions to the most recent extrajudicial killing of another black or brown person, I have to try to process where the feelings I have come from. And I have … Continue reading

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JUDAS OF FEMINISM

by  Aurelia Shippentower A Poem addressing White feminism from an indigenous perspective. Author’s note Intro: I had a lot of anger at the actions of a self proclaimed feminist leader who was offensive to a person of color in front of a large … Continue reading

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Programa sobre la ayuda para inmigrantes indocumentados del Presidente Obama

IMPORTANTE ANUNCIO: Favor de leer y compartir! Programa sobre la ayuda para inmigrantes indocumentados del Presidente Obama El Proyecto de Personas en la Prensa (Peoples Press Project), en conjunto con Mexi-can y líderes locales sobre temas de inmigración estaremos emitiendo … Continue reading

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Homeschooling Saves Mexicans

When I was growing up there were three things in life I had accepted I would never escape from, chores, puberty, and school. Now while chores and puberty had their upsides, having a clean house and maturing, school was nothing … Continue reading

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Lorenzo Cardona Jr Boxing Champion 2014

The People’s Press Project was invited to the Golden Eagle Boxing Gym to interview Lorenzo Cardona Jr.  He is Moorhead’s 2014 Champion and received his tittle in Kansas City, MO, this summer. The Golden Eagle Boxing Club is Moorhead’s only … Continue reading

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3 Police Guns and a Baby

  3 Police Guns and a Baby Little Nevaeh looks out the window at police surrounding the vehicle  On July 25, 2014, 13 Fargo, ND police officers were dispatched to arrest one 15 year old girl. She claimed Fargo police … Continue reading

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