Category Archives: Black Berets

American Blowback: New Mexico’s Black Berets (video)

Posted in Albuquerque, Black Berets, Chicano Movement, Film Review, National Liberation, National Question, New Mexico, Right Wing, Symbols of Resistance | Leave a comment

Remembering Rito Canales and Antonio Cordova of the Black Berets of Albuquerque

Rito Canales. Albuquerque, N.M. Shot to death Jan. 29, 1972. Rito was fighting the prison system. (Photos from 500 Years of Chicano History in Pictures. Elizabeth Martinez, editor. 1991) January 29th 2017 was the 45th anniversary of the police murders … Continue reading

Posted in Albuquerque, Black Berets, Chicano Movement, National Liberation, National Question, New Mexico, Right Wing | 5 Comments