42 episodios

Jose Richard Aviles is an Artist, Social Worker, and Urban Planner whose work explores the intersection of space and justice, laughter and resistance, and the magic of the stage.

Joined by a guest/co-host, Jose Richard dives into pop-culture, politics, and social justice from the perspective of both an academic and the tia who rides the bus.

Fruta Fresca Marginal Mediaworks

    • Sociedad y cultura
    • 5.0 • 1 calificación

Jose Richard Aviles is an Artist, Social Worker, and Urban Planner whose work explores the intersection of space and justice, laughter and resistance, and the magic of the stage.

Joined by a guest/co-host, Jose Richard dives into pop-culture, politics, and social justice from the perspective of both an academic and the tia who rides the bus.

    Eyes on Justice w/ CourtWatchLA

    Eyes on Justice w/ CourtWatchLA

    Amigues! In this episode, we’re joined by La Defensa’s Gabriela Vazquez, Leah Perez, and Bryanna Siguenza, as we delve into the essential work of CourthWatchLA, a national organization that promotes transparency, accountability, and justice within courtrooms. We learn all about the work they’ve been doing in the last few months, the challenges they’ve faced and the impact they’ve had on the court by just showing up! We also talk about the launch of Rate My Judge and even get some chismesito on some bad actors and an exclusive for California’s upcoming judicial election. No se lo pier dan.
     
    To learn more and to get involved, visit CourtWatchLA.org or ladefensa.org
    If you have some chismesito about a recent court experience, go to RateMyJudge.la
    Follow La Defensa at @ladefensx and CourtWatchLA at @courtwatchla
     
    And make sure to follow Fruta Fresca on IG:
    @frutafresca.podcast
    @soynalgona
     
    Please review and subscribe to the podcast so you're the first to know when a new episode drops!
     
    Produced by Marginal Mediaworks, Inc.

    • 50 min
    Ink, Panels, and Power w/ Kayden Phoenix

    Ink, Panels, and Power w/ Kayden Phoenix

    Amigues! We have such a special episode for you this week. We’re joined by the talented writer, director, and comic book creator and a prima from East LA, Kayden Phoenix. We learn all about how Kayden’s upbrining and her desire to see strong Chicana heroes represented on the big screen led her to create the comic series A La Brava and The Majestics. From the origins of her characters to the intricate stories they weave, Kayden shares the creative process behind these vibrant tales of courage and justice. And of course, we bond over our love for city that raised us!
     
    Make sure to get your copy of A La Brava at LatinaSuperheroes.com
    While you’re at it, pick up The Majestics at LatinaPrincesses.com
    Also follow Kayden @KaydenPhoenix
     
    And make sure to follow Fruta Fresca on IG:
    @frutafresca.podcast
    @soynalgona
     
    Please review and subscribe to the podcast so you're the first to know when a new episode drops!
     
    Produced by Marginal Mediaworks, Inc.

    • 45 min
    Being Fearless w/ Bamby Salcedo

    Being Fearless w/ Bamby Salcedo

    Today we welcome the icon, activist and president of TransLatin@ Coalition - Bamby Salcedo, who has dedicated her life to advocating for the rights of transgender Latinas in the United States and beyond.  In this heartfelt conversation, we explore Bamby's incredible journey, from her upbringing on the streets of Guadalajara to becoming a prominent LA figure. We also dive into the impact of Wendy Guevara’s groundbreaking win on La Casa De Los Famosos, what it means for Mexican television and some of the challenges and opportunities this win presents for trans representation. Bamby also shares a little bit of the work her organization is doing and their ambitious plans for the future. ¡Y pos claro, no falta el chisme!
     
    To learn more about Bamby’s work, visit www.translatinacoalition.org
    And make sure you listen to The Fearless People wherever you get your podcasts!
     
    And make sure to follow Fruta Fresca on IG:
    @frutafresca.podcast
    @soynalgona
     
    Please review and subscribe to the podcast so you're the first to know when a new episode drops!
     
    Produced by Marginal Mediaworks, Inc.
     

    • 59 min
    Café con el Commish w/ Mito Aviles

    Café con el Commish w/ Mito Aviles

    Amigues! We have such a special episode today! We’re joined by none other than the Art Papi himself, Mito Aviles, who serves as Art Commissioner of the City of West Hollywood. He tells us all about his life as an artist, how he looks for talent in his current role, and even shares some amazing tips for up-and-coming artists! He reminds us that — no matter who you are — anyone can be artist!
    Be sure to follow Mito on IG to keep up with all his work @mistertreat
     
    And make sure to follow Fruta Fresca on IG:
    @frutafresca.podcast
    @soynalgona
     
    Please review and subscribe to the podcast so you're the first to know when a new episode drops!
     
    Produced by Marginal Mediaworks, Inc.

    • 35 min
    Shoutout to Las Tías w/ Cyn Gonzalez

    Shoutout to Las Tías w/ Cyn Gonzalez

    Amigues! On today’s episode, we're talking pupusas and cumbias all day as author, event producer, activist and founder of the non-profit Salvies Who Lunch, Cyn Gonzalez joins us for an emotional chat about those loved ones that play a vital role in our upbringing and often become our safe space. We had no idea this is where the chisme would take us, pero ni modo. She shares what inspired Salvies Who Lunch, which aims to educate on and promote El Salvador’s culture and empower the Salvadoran community in the US through event programming.
    Cyn also talks to us about her work with Lil Libros, a leading bilingual publisher in the country. Oh! And did we mention Cyn recently authored a children’s book about Fernando Llort, one of the most important artists from El Salvador which earned the CLASP 2023 Américas Award for Children’s and Young Adult Literature.
     
    Be sure to follow @soycyngonzalez and @SalviesWhoLunch on IG and keep an eye out for their next event, Chevere, this August.
    Also follow @lil_libros so you can keep up with all their latest titles.
    You can get your copy of Llort and check out their full collection at lillibros.com
     
    And make sure to follow Fruta Fresca on IG:
    @frutafresca.podcast
    @soynalgona
     
    Please review and subscribe to the podcast so you're the first to know when a new episode drops!
     
    Produced by Marginal Mediaworks, Inc.

    • 57 min
    LA Se Está Quemando… AGAIN

    LA Se Está Quemando… AGAIN

    Amigues! It’s been a minute since we’ve had a check in. Today’s episode, we’re catching up on some chisme, including the latest escandalo in LA’s City Council. If you haven’t heard, Councilmember Curren Price is being charged with 10 felony counts. Aqui les contamos! 
     
    Make sure to follow us on IG:
    @frutafresca.podcast
    @soynalgona
     
    Please review and subscribe to the podcast so you're the first to know when a new episode drops!
     
    Produced by Marginal Mediaworks, Inc.

    • 37 min

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