War Against the Panthers: A Study of Repression in America (1980)

In the days since an ebullient Back 2 School 2 Party, I’ve had the privilege to rest and restore myself from the frenzy of so much organizing. One of the key activities in this “decompressing” process has been getting back to los beloved libros. In an effort to spread the joy of reading then, and […]

California Primary Elections: June 2018 Recap

According to the Washington Post, just over 6.9 million people in California cast a vote for the state’s June 2018 Primaries–the largest recorded in the state’s history for a primary election–out of a total of over 19 million registered voters, to make for a 36% ‘return’ rate. However, when considering the total number of all […]

Obama!

…There’s a lifetime to debate the legacy of the 44th president of the United States, but what’s certain now is that he’s one of a generation, if not a lifetime. As citizens of the world in this final chapter with him, we’re absolutely privileged to hear him speak one more time, and it’s a privilege I hope as […]

Psst!

JIMBO TIMES will be back with more L.A. stories soon, but for now, there’s another important event to make note of, this time in Philadelphia. According to International Business Times, the schedule for this year’s Democratic National Convention is as follows: “Monday Speakers include First Lady Michelle Obama, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and Astrid Silva, a “DREAMer” set […]