Episodes

1: We Dropped the Diminutive

  • Current Event: Detention of Undocumented Activists
  • Deep Thoughts: Navigating Elite Law School as Latinas/First-Gens
  • Case: Utah v. Strieff

2: The Facade of Democracy

  • Current Event: Release of Oscar Lopez Riviera
  • Deep Thoughts: Importance of Mental Health
  • Case: Puerto Rico V. Franklin California Tax-Free Trust

3: The U.S. Doesn’t Love You Back

  • Current Event: Murder of Philando Castile
  • Deep Thoughts: Importance of Juries
  • Case: Batson v. Kentucky

4: Race is a Verb

  • Current Event: Berkeley Police violence towards Ismael Chamu
  • Deep Thoughts: Constructions of Race
  • Case: Hernandez v. Texas

5: Womxn’s Autonomy

  • Current Event: Robert Kardashian’s leaking of Blac Chyna’s nudes
  • Deep Thoughts: The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Case: State v. Patel

6: Hold Complexity

  • Current Event: Gentrification in Boyle Heights
  • Deep Thoughts: Internalized Racism
  • Case: TX Dep’t of Housing and Community Affairs v. The Inclusive Communities Project, Inc.

7: Lincoln Gets Too Much Credit

  • Current Event: white supremacists in Virginia
  • Deep Thoughts: Accountability
  • Case: Korematsu v. US

8: Knowing Your History is Power

  • Current Event: Ethnic Studies in Arizona
  • Deep Thoughts: Affirmative Action
  • Case: Plyler v. Doe

Chiquitasode: Behind the Degrees

  • Cynthia and Yvette interview each other

9: Gender is a Journey

  • Current Event: Ky Peterson’s Conviction
  • Deep Thoughts: Isa Noyola interview
  • Case: GG ex rel. Grimm v. Gloucester County School Board

10: Chiquitasode: “I’m Not Racist But…”

  • Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve interview

11: “The Spanish Own the Cow…”

  • Current Event: Garza v. Hagran
  • Deep Thoughts: Eduardo Galeano’s Las Venas Abiertas de America Latina
  • Case: Nguyen v. INS

12: Respectability Politics are a Lie

  • Current Event: Termination of TPS
  • Deep Thoughts: Respectability Politics
  • Case: Goldberg v. Kelly

13: Chiquitasode: What Can I Do to Support You?

  • Harm Reduction – Fatima (social worker) interview

14: If People Like Us Had Been at the Table

  • Current Event: Net Neutrality
  • Deep Thoughts: New US Constitution
  • Case: Riley v. California

Chiquitasodes in partnership with Harvard’s La Allianza!

15: Call It What It Is

  • Current Event: FBI’s categorization of “Black Identity Extremist”
  • Deep Thoughts: Gaslighting
  • Case: Scott v. Sandford

16: Borders Aren’t Natural

  • Current Event: ALEC’s Anti-Protestor Legislation
  • Deep Thoughts: World without Borders
  • Case: Jennings v. Rodriguez

17: Rest in Power Marielle Franco

  • Current Event: Assassination of Marielle Franco
  • Case: DeShaney v. Winnebago County Department of Social Services