Links for 09-29-2009

Compiled by Thea Lim and Jessica Yee

    The celebrities will march to Washington with activists next year, when Congress is expected to take up the issue in January. The actors participating include Vicente Fernández, Marco Antonio Solís, El Buk
    and Graciela Beltrán, in addition to the campaign’s official spokesperson, Mexican telenovela star Lucía Méndez.
    Despite [District 9’s] elaborate critique on systematic racism, though, the movie itself prescribes liberal racism and elitism to overcome the systematic racism.