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Going to a George Floyd Protest in Mountain View, California on June 6, 2020

This was the first protest that I’ve attended in this COVID 19 era. I saw a post on my Facebook page about a political rally in Mountain View to protest the death of George Floyd on June 6, 2020. I … Continue reading

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Going to a George Floyd Protest in Sunnyvale, California on June 5, 2020

On June 5, 2020, I went to a protest for George Floyd in Sunnyvale, California. I was hesitant at first to go. I’ve been reading for the past week about protests that have gone violent and looting and I didn’t … Continue reading

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A Vigil Protesting Conditions in Migrant Detention Centers – July 12, 2019

On Friday, July 12, 2019, I went to a vigil in San Jose, California, to protest the terrible conditions in the detentions centers at the border and to protest the child separation policies of the Trump administration. A great diversity … Continue reading

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A May Day March in Mountain View, California – 2019

On May 1, I attended the May Day March in Mountain View, California. I was hoping to bring my niece, but she had homework that she had to do. So I went alone. It was a fun march. One of … Continue reading

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A Talk With Political Cartoonists Eric Garcia and Angelo Lopez – March 2019

On March 20, 2019 I participated in a talk on political cartoons with fellow political cartoonist Eric Garcia at the Art Boutiki in San Jose. It was a fun an informative talk. It was cool to listen to Eric’s philosophy … Continue reading

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The Sacramento Convention for the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists – September 2018

My wife and I went this year to the Association of American Editorial Cartoonist’s annual convention in Sacramento, California. We had a wonderful time talking to different cartoonists. In the opening reception, we got a chance to watch J.D. Crowe … Continue reading

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Families Belong Together, San Jose, California – June 2018

On Saturday, June 30, 2018, I attended the Families Belong Together rally in San Jose, California, to support those families seeking refuge in the borders from the violence in their former home countries in Central America. It was a huge … Continue reading

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Painting a Utility Box in Campbell – June 2018

This year I was one of six artists selected to paint a utility box in Campbell’s “Art Outside the Box” program. This program aims to transform common utility boxes into distinctive works of art. If you want to see the … Continue reading

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Arby’s Protest in Sunnyvale, California – January 26, 2018

On January 26, 2018 I saw a post in Facebook about a protest taking place in Arby’s in Sunnyvale. Several workers accuse the management of the store of wage theft and sexual harassment. When I was there, a large crowd … Continue reading

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Women’s March in San Jose, CA – January 2018

On January 20, 2018 my niece and I participated in the Women’s Day March in San Jose, California. We were both inspired by the diversity and the great number of people who attended the march. People were showing their support … Continue reading

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