MeChA goes to school

posted at 1:01 pm on May 31, 2006 by Bryan

Hot Air reader Erik sends in the following:

Doug McIntyre is the morning host on talk radio 790 KABC here in L.A.

This morning his radio show “broke” the story about this REAL school in Los Angeles that is a charter school, thus it is partly supported by public money…

The school he’s talking about is Academia Semillas del Pueblo, which is a charter school. Take a gander at the list of donors:

The following organizations and individuals have made it possible to carry out the mission and vision of the school. We are very grateful for their continued support.

National Council of La Raza Charter School Development Initiative
Raza Development Fund, Inc.
Glendale Nissan/Infinity, Inc.
California State University, Los Angeles
Pasadena City College – MeCHA
The Latino Museum of History, Art and Culture

“La Raza” means, literally, “the race.” As in, the Latino race. MeCHA is that band of radicals that thinks the US southwest is actually Mexican territory, though they don’t necessarily want it returned to Mexico. They would settle for splitting it off from the US, killing all non-Latinos that currently live there, and creating a new state called Aztlan.

And they’re funding a charter school in LA. Nice. It’s not too different from turning over the education of young skulls full of mush to, say, the Klan. Or the Black Panthers.

Update: Freedom Folks caught this same MeCHA outpost trashing student newspapers to protest contents within that they didn’t like.

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Bryan, don’t you understand that if it’s non-whites who are segregating themselves it’s called, “diversity” and it should be embraced. If it’s white people doing the segregating, THEN it’s called “racism.”

BirdEye on May 31, 2006 at 1:18 PM

The Mexican kids will soon learn to watch Japanese comics, love South park Kids, eat American junk foods and Chinese foods, and rap like punks.

It is useless to fight! Assimilate NOW!


easy87us on May 31, 2006 at 1:22 PM

Something tells me American history at this school begins and ends south of the border. Hola.

Good to see our taxes are still being wasted on a broad scale, I wouldn’t want any cutting-back or accountability getting in the way of “diversity”.

Does the United States government send the cash to this school in pesos or dollars?

clyde on May 31, 2006 at 1:27 PM

No it gets worse when you start digging into the backgrounds of the people who actually run the school and develop its ciriculum:

Marcos Aguilar the principle who stated:

“If Brown (vs. Board of Education) was just about letting Black people into a White school, well we don’t care about that anymore. We don’t necessarily want to go to White schools. What we want to do is teach ourselves, teach our children the way we have of teaching. We don’t want to drink from a White water fountain…We don’t need a White water fountain. So the whole issue of segregation and the whole issue of the Civil Rights Movement is all within the box of White culture and White supremacy. We should not still be fighting for what they have. We are not interested in what they have because we have so much more and because the world is so much larger. And ultimately the White way, the American way, the neo liberal, capitalist way of life will eventually lead to our own destruction. And so it isn’t about an argument of joining neo liberalism, it’s about us being able, as human beings, to surpass the barrier.”

thegreatsatan on May 31, 2006 at 1:48 PM

AAAHHHHH!!!! The enemy within!!

NTWR on May 31, 2006 at 1:49 PM

Marcos Aguilar is a communist, pure and simple.
Every time somebody uses the words “imperialist (in all its forms), neo liberal or neo liberalism” is a give-away of their political belief being even more extreme than simple liberalism.
Keep working on telling the parents of the potential students about these beliefs. Hopefully a few of them do want to join this great nation.
I’m glad I did.
Carlos Perez

batperez on May 31, 2006 at 1:55 PM

I honestly don’t understand why in the world the hipanics would want to take anything back. History has clearly demonstrated that Latin American countrys lack whatever it takes to administer a country anywhere close to respectable international standards. They would be better served if they decided to import more “main stream” Americans into the Latin American world because what they are doing now aint working.

Viva Gringos. They make things happen and get things done.

Shmo on May 31, 2006 at 2:01 PM

They are pretty damn good at selling Chicklet and cigarillos.
That’s abouts it……OH also at polluting our entire ecosystem.

Kramer on May 31, 2006 at 2:25 PM

Another thing. American raised Hispanics excell in the U.S. I really can’t understand the dynamics of why Hispanic populations administered by Hispanics in Latin America perform so poorly. Once Hispanics get out of that environment and adjust to ours, they really do exceptionally well and make excellent citizens.

Mexico, for example, has oil, two beautiful coasts, a warm climate, and abudent agricultural land. Yet, the country is awash in poverty and corruption. Is the reason horizontal discrimination and government contempt for their own population? If not, what? I have never heard a good answer.

Shmo on May 31, 2006 at 2:26 PM

I have been told by a relyable Mexican source that the Mexican government educates their people to about the sixth grade level because most jobs there require no more education than that. They don’t want to over educate their people because it will lead to political unrest.

What it realy leads to is no middle class. Is that what La Raza wants here?

Shmo on May 31, 2006 at 2:37 PM

SHMO, its because the 11 Mexican billionaires, the Pres (slyFox) and the Mexican Military control each and every peso printed.
Nothing left for the rest of them. Hence the entire countries (I’ve heard largest)or second largest source of income is remittances. The 50 BILIION AMERICAN dollars a year the Illegals send back to Mexico. Why else would their entire government help them invade the US? Get rid of much of their lowest class, and get paid to do so. At our expense!!!

shooter on May 31, 2006 at 2:40 PM

Resistance is futile. You will be assimilated. Al Borg 5/31/2306

Kini on May 31, 2006 at 2:50 PM

I’m surprised anyone would consider this “news”. These groups like MeCHA, MASA, La Raza are fully support indirectly by local, state and federal tax dollars. Besides elementary schools, they are in high schools and prominent in every University in Southern California. An illegal immigrate can get free tutition,spending money,free room and board at most colleges. Their goal is to take over the schools, take over the government then turn California in Northern Mexico. At the rate it is going California will have the same government policy as Mexico has now and American will be asked to pick up and leave.

norman on May 31, 2006 at 2:52 PM

P.S. Shmo, you can read Mexican Military as partners with cartels. Its safer for them, and more profitable to co-op.

.A thinking middle class is so hard to control.

shooter on May 31, 2006 at 3:00 PM

A general call to arms is what must happen!!!!!!
If they push us far enough we will have to break them.
Ignore those that will not speak our language.
Show them the disgust in their laziness.
Do not cater to the invaders.
We are Americans and they are not.
I will fight for what is mine.
Will you?

Kramer on May 31, 2006 at 3:04 PM

Chicano Power! Chicano Power! Chicano Power! Come on people, resistance is futile.

Put your fists in the air and lets fight the power and freedom. –And people were complaining about harry potter in schools. Send those emails.

Shack on May 31, 2006 at 3:12 PM

Would it be funny if those Mexicans only want to set up camps in USA to train their revolutionary armies and buy arms so they can go back to Mexico to seize power?


easy87us on May 31, 2006 at 3:14 PM

Fight who? The US Army?

Shmo on May 31, 2006 at 3:18 PM

Hey, Don’t you get it? It’s only a Racist thing if the Group or School is White or Christian. If it’s Black or Latino, that’s Diversity! Or Multi-culturalism for the Europeans…. Go figure.

Chasvs on May 31, 2006 at 3:46 PM

Sounds like a privately funded public school to me.

Kid from Brooklyn on May 31, 2006 at 3:51 PM

What are you complaining about. Its not like its racist or anything (Just as the Seattle School District which defines racism as something only whites can do)…

CrazyFool on May 31, 2006 at 4:05 PM

I agree. MeCHa is a racist organization. Many of them are segregationist and I’m sure some are for racial genocide and ethnic cleansing. They most definitely are comparable to the KKK.

RepJ on May 31, 2006 at 4:05 PM


“A general call to arms is what must happen!!!!!!
If they push us far enough we will have to break them.
Ignore those that will not speak our language.
Show them the disgust in their laziness.
Do not cater to the invaders.
We are Americans and they are not.
I will fight for what is mine.
Will you?”

There is a lot of truth in this comment! If we want our country to continue to exist as we know it, we do have to fight for it! We have to be proud of our Anglo/Saxon heritage and how well Western civilization has worked. We cannot be ham-strung in guilt for what we are and what we do. The additional comments about Mexico are true! Mexico is using the United States as a crutch to dump its poor on us while its rich rape the country. Why is this so hard to understand and act on people?????

Our tax money funding schools like this is reprehensible! However, as long as we let these anti-American groups take advantage of us, they will.

JonR on May 31, 2006 at 4:18 PM

By the way, Presidente Fox touring the West and having all those politicians and people kiss his ring/a$$ was a nice touch!

The man should hang his head in shame for the condition Mexico is in and we should shun him for the invader and hypocrite that he is!! People get a clue!!

JonR on May 31, 2006 at 4:22 PM

Write your congressmen weekly. Sometimes I do it daily.

Let them know that they will not have a job if they continue to vote for policies which we will never support.

As Greg Knapp says, “Think critically and get involved.”

BirdEye on May 31, 2006 at 4:37 PM

Shmo, do you realize the irony with your comment, “Is the reason … government contempt for their own population?”

It is exactly where the USA is headed.

coffee on May 31, 2006 at 4:39 PM

im sure not surprised!!!

my only question is why this is allowed!
imagine a white principal saying what aquilar stated.

see how this sounds:

in order to integrate america into the socialist system
they need to do two things:

a) ruin the middle class
b) kill nationalism(the greatest threat to socialist)

if people can not see that both of these are being attacked
daily then there is nothing i can say.

the illegals are wanted to help the drive to socialism.
didnt fox state on his latest trip: there needs to be an united north america!.

but wait:they have their own agenda, to take control of the american southwest through the vote(united you stand divided you fall)

its time to retake control of the american govt
and return to the america that our founding fathers started
i belive they even put a little provision(when the govt no longer represent the will of the people…)sound famillar.
make no mistake about it!
“this is a fight for America”

mike hale on May 31, 2006 at 5:06 PM

I’d certainly like to get a hand on their curriculum. Is someone going to be watching that the school teaches REAL American history? One has to wonder.

LaVentanita on May 31, 2006 at 5:37 PM

I’m almost willing to go along, if they would be willing to take in all of our liberals.

dman on May 31, 2006 at 5:45 PM

You racist jackasses – Kramer in particular (how appropriate) — Do you actually think Latinos can’t defend ourselves against turdlets like you? Do you have any idea of how many of us have served in the Armed Forces?

Instead of crying about how a bunch of Latinos are taking your country over, you should create bridges to the community.

Get over it. We’ve been here for hundreds of years. There’s NOTHING you can do about it.

Rodolfo on May 31, 2006 at 6:03 PM

And we should give amnesty. NUTS!!!

dman on May 31, 2006 at 6:21 PM

Rodolfo, “defend” yourselves without our tax dollars. That is the issue, not that a bunch of mexican racists are breeding more mexican racists, its the fact that mexican racists are breeding more mexican racists AT OUR EXPENSE.

p0s3r on May 31, 2006 at 6:57 PM


Rodolfo uses the terms “racist, jackass and turdlet”. How droll and so like a disenfranchised liberal illegal who is here for what he/she can get. I would bet that he did not spend a day in the military and is more than likely, an illegal alien. Talk about a chip on his shoulder!

Hey Rodolfo, confrontational name calling will go nowhere with anyone! My problem, like most of us here, is with people that want to use our tax dollars for non-American agendas! You know, “reconquista” and all that sort of rot. If you really want to see a “racist”, check the mirror.

If you don’t like what the white man has done in America for the last 200 years, feel free to go back to Mexico or whatever “Latin” country you were born in and leave us to our devices.

Incidentally amigo, I have a Spanish last name and claim nothing but American heritage. America! Like it or leave it!

JonR on May 31, 2006 at 8:42 PM

hey rodolfo-

do you have any idea how many of us have served in the armed forces?

bring it on!!! it time to take it to the streets!

mike hale on May 31, 2006 at 11:57 PM

What I don’t get is why the MeChA types want to impose their culture on this country, destroying it to ‘protect’ 10-20 million illegals. They would better learn from our culture, rout the corruption in Mexico, and liberate 100 million of thier countrymen from poverty and oppression.

Mexico is not corrupt because it is poor – it is poor because it is corrupt.

The solution is in Mexico City, not Washington DC.

dman on June 1, 2006 at 12:23 AM

Mexico and Mexicans are not the enemy.


ForYourEdification on June 1, 2006 at 6:44 AM

I agree that “Mexico and Mexicans are not the enemy”.
That changes when they wish to cross over illegally and demand rights while at the same time pledging their allegiance to Mexico.
It’s one or the other!!!!!!!!!
They are more than welcome to come LEGALLY and follow our laws.
This Rodolfo character is obviously biased.
America has no problems with Latinos!!!!!
“Bridges to the Community”, give me a break.
What he means is cater to those that never wish to become part of the American community. (Fill various positions with BILINGUAL people)
Bilingual Applicant strongly urged to apply…….B/S
Learn the language of the country you so badly wish to be one with.
If I decide to move to China I would learn to speak Chinese maybe even Mandarin Chinese. (It’s common sense)

Kramer on June 1, 2006 at 8:38 AM

We have enough of the “utterly corrupt” Mexican cultural mentality bleeding in here already. If they could show they can clean up their own social train wreck in Mexico, maybe they would enjoy more confidence and respect from others.

So far, I aint seen it.

Shmo on June 1, 2006 at 1:23 PM

The Mexican government is our enemy! Period, dot, the end! This is the most hypocritical and corrupt government in the Americas and they are doing everything they can to subvert and destroy our way of life! If they had something better that would be one thing. But Shmo is right. They need to clean up their own act and not try and export corruption and poverty to the USA! Poverty made out of Mexican incompetence, corruption and apathy to their own people!

As for the Mexican people, I have no problem with anyone trying to better themselves as long as they respect the law.

JonR on June 1, 2006 at 3:56 PM

The website for the school is down, looks as if it was intentionally taken down. Try the cached version from google.

Aaron on June 1, 2006 at 6:37 PM

Roldolfo, has been misrepresenting himself on other blogs. I think that he doesn’t live in the US and he has been here on visits. He’s familiar with the NRA and political parties but doesn’t have the proper attitude to belong. I think that he’s one of those ersatz Republicans (Democrats) that switched parties during the campaign. ref: No Pasaran!

Mike H. on June 1, 2006 at 10:56 PM

Re: Rololfo

Why am I not surprised? Nothing but anger, envy and invective. Nothing substantial or genuine… Humm! Kinda reminds me of most “Someone entitle me” liberals/Democrats.

JonR on June 2, 2006 at 1:02 AM

Rodolfo is an illegal alien!
Plain and simple.
He is obviuosly an angry $35.00 hr, non-taxpaying, law breaking, protesting illegal invader.
His words hold no value to any American!

Kramer on June 2, 2006 at 8:23 AM

Here’s a sad story:
College may be just a dream for ‘undocumented’ high school students

Saturday, September 8, 2001


When Aurora’s family arrived in Central Washington 13 years ago, the fact that their immigration was illegal didn’t make much difference in the life of the young Latina. She went to elementary school like any other child.

But by high school, Aurora realized that her future might not hold the promise she saw in her friends’ lives.

In the cut-and-dried language of college applications and financial-aid forms, Aurora isn’t a long-time resident of Washington state. She’s Mexican.

Without lying, the 20-year-old woman can’t provide such required information as a Social Security number, visa type or resident alien number. She isn’t eligible for federal or state financial aid, and, at a public university, Aurora would be charged impossibly high non-resident tuition rates — $9,280 a year at the University of Washington.

Kramer on June 2, 2006 at 8:27 AM

Too bad Aurora’s parents set such a bad example and high expectations for their MEXICAN daughter.
“Break the law like your parents and expect the red carpet rolled out for you”
AWESOME stuff!!!
All very much deserved.

Kramer on June 2, 2006 at 9:04 AM