As ACJP launches a new training series for organizations to impact their local court system, we are releasing this mini-documentary to give a glimpse into the stories, strategies, and triumphs we have witnessed. From a mother freeing her son, to a church creating an ACJP hub, this video shows the early stages of our growth (recorded a year and a half ago.)
We Speak Baylingual Music Blog: I'm an Independent High Roller, with an Everlasting Bang in Hip Hop, can Ya Dig It?
This week in Hip Hop is special since we are getting alot of new admissions. Some of the OG's and the Newer artist are working tough at creating a movement out of the Bay Area. So check out this week's music choice with Ziggy, Tazzino, Nebulous, and Dem One.
Samoan dances hold history of the islands, passed down for centuries and centuries. Amongst heavy violence in the Bayview Hunters Point neighborhood, Nise is still passing those stories down through Samoan "siva"(dance) in front of her home, the same place she's witnessed her community/family members killed.
The term "sequester" -- referring to the federal budget cuts that went into effect in March due to the Congress failing to agree to a budget -- seemed like a distant issue to San Jose writer Cesar Flores. But those decisions in DC cost his dad his job here in San Jose, and the family is doing what they can to hold on.
New Video off of Cola's mixtape "Underdog Music Volume 2"
The S.P.E.A.K. on It! documentary is the story of the S.P.E.A.K. organization at San Francisco State University that sent a Slam Poetry team to New York City to compete in a national slam poetry competition CUPSI
Rey Resurreccion recently has dropped his new music video called CREAM (Cash Rules Everything Around Me, or Corporations Rules Everything Around Me). Check it out and enjoy one of San Jose's prestige artist.
Hmong-American and Filipino students speak out about responsibilities and challenges of being often over-looked communities on college campuses.
We dedicate this Mother's Day to all the moms of the Albert Cobarrubias Justice Project who fight for their children's freedom. Their enduring love ultimately is greater than the criminal justice and immigration systems which threaten to separate their families.
Friday May 3rd - San Jose, California - Experimental Infrared Photography by Richard Babcock coverage of Sonido Clash Cinco de Mayo edition, a 1st Friday monthly performance and dance party which explores the traditional, modern, and emerging Latin sound diaspora...
G$ writes a blog based on her unique daily experiences as an artists, organizer and journalist. Her multimedia blog also platforms the issues concerning the Pacific Islander community.
Hip hop artist and youth educator, Demone Carter's column, Life After Hip Hop, provides insight into the changing landscape of hip hop culture and politics.
Baylingual is a San Jose Hip Hop artist, Youth Organizer, Video Producer, Journalist, and commentator of De-Bug. He posts a weekly review of local music releases every Friday on this site called “We Speak Baylingual Music Blog”. He is also in the works on a video series interviewing artist all over the bay area, about culture, community, and anything in depth with the interviewee called 'Baylingual’.
Write him at: firstname.lastname@example.org
This week in Hip Hop is special, because we got a couple of new artists ...
De-Bug High offers youth perspectives on the issue of the day.
This short video project was produced by a young media producer from Silicon Valley De-Bug ...
A designer and artist, Avila writes and posts articles and images that offer a window into the realities of a younger generation of immigrant America.
Jayadev, an organizer for the Albert Cobarrubias Justice Project, shares his perspectives on current issues that impact the local Bay Area region.