There are some Chicanos who don’t want to be Chicanos – they want to be Mexican-American, Hispanic, or even Spanish. The same thing happened with art about the Mexican-American experience. No one wanted it to be called Chicano. The first time I went to San Antonio, Texas in 1972, I realized ...

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Who the hell knows? To me, you have to declare yourself a Chicano in order to be a Chicano. That makes a Chicano a Mexican-American with a defiant political attitude that centers on his or her right to self-definition. I’m a Chicano because I say I am. But no Chicano will agree ...

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In the make-or-break days of the American Revolution, Washington’s army was encamped in the bitter, freezing winter of Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. The wind howled, the snow fell, and if this revolution was to die, it was here. The army had yet to win one major battle and they were out ...

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Yep, betcha didn’t know I am a lifetime L.A. Dodgers fan. I had a great time hanging out with Mat Gleason (aka Rev Halofan) today in Malibu talking beisból (that’s baseball!) …

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My passion for collecting and promoting Chicano Art is on display in the latest episode of Second Act. Second Act is a Webby Award winning webseries presented by Yahoo!. Here’s the link to watch it => VIDEO

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Tune in on Tuesday, January 10th at 1pm PT/2pm ET me and the cast of “Rob” will be live on CBS’s “The Talk.” You can find out more at The Talk’s website: http://www.cbs.com/shows/the_talk/ Cheech

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Hey guys! I wanted to let you all know that Chong and I are going to be appearing at the San Manuel Casino on March 15th. Tickets will be available soon and you can purchase them at Ticketmaster.

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For the past month I’ve been working on the set of a brand new sitcom on CBS called “Rob.” The series premieres this Thursday, January 12th at 8:30/7:30c. “Rob” stars Rob Schneider as a lifelong bachelor and successful landscape architect who, after a whirlwind romance, marries Maggie, a beautiful, smart ...

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The very talented Roberto S. Oregel made this small documentary video about my Chicanitas show. Enjoy!

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I will be competing on Food Network’s new show, Rachael vs. Guy Celebrity Cook-Off, premiering Sunday, January 1st at 9pm ET/PT. Over the course of six-episodes, hosts Rachael Ray and Guy Fieri will each serve as coaches and mentors to eight multi-talented celebrities as they compete head-to-head. Divided into ‘Team Rachael’ ...

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