J. Rodriguez was recently profiled in the Chrisitian Science
Monitor along with five other social entrepreneurs around
the country. Here's the
link to the main story about people who do good, despite
all odds. And here's
a link on Luis Rodriguez's profile in the same publication.
Luis Rodriguez was recently published in the Opinion Section
of the Los Angeles Times on the value of helping young people,
particularly those in gangs or tagging crews, with art,
mentoring, services, training, jobs, and long-term care
instead of injunctions, trying juveniles as adults, or prison.
Rodriguez was selected at Culture
Works Collective Artist of the Month. Culture Works
Collective is dedicated to integrating art and activism
in ways that help unite and inspire people to achieve progressive
Angeles Daily News reports:
Chucha's celebrates new location in Sylmar."
J. Rodriguez speaks at Arizona's annual Cesar Chavez Conference
Luis gives a talk at the annual conference in Phoenix, Arizona.
Chico Sol online newspaper from Chico, California wrote
this article about Luis J. Rodriguez.
For All: Tookey Williams
A plea for death row prisoner Tookey Williams. An excerpt
from a talk given at California State University Channel
For All: My Nature is Hunger
Rodriguez on his life, work and the release of "My
Nature is Hunger" and the revised, "Always Running."
"The Redeemer Speaks," an article about the life
and works of Rodriguez.
An article about Rodriguez and his book, The Republic
of East LA.
A review of Music of the Mill
Radio station KPFA's, "Hard Knock Radio," show conducted
an interview with Rodriguez on August 22, 2005. Hear it
at the above link
Selling This Week
Interview with Mosaic Voices