Let's get one thing straight: Mexican Independence Day is not Cinco de Mayo as many Americans believe (seriously, stop doing that!). It is the 16th of September, or Dieciseis de Septiembre, and a day when Mexicans across the globe celebrate Mexico's independence from Spanish rule. Unfortunately, Me ... More >>
The Mexican Consulate in Phoenix is assisting young undocumented immigrants applying for work permits through the Obama administration's deferred action program. The new policy allows certain immigrants temporary relief from deportation if they qualify. Mexican government officials can't tell U.S. ... More >>
Happy Monday! Here's a funny video from radio host/activist Carlos Galindo, showing what happens when he attempts to debate a Tea Party nutjob regarding SB 1070 outside the Mexican Consulate in Phoenix.I love the part where Galindo has to explain what a "fiscal conservative" is to the guy. Enjoy!
Image: http://cinemexicano.mty.itesm.mx/peliculas/salon1948.htmlScene from Salon Mexico (1948)Sure, we realize you can catch a Mexican soap opera anytime just by turning on the TV. But if you want to watch something a bit more artful, check out the "Golden Mexican Film Review" this Saturday at the B ... More >>
The new issue of the Southern Poverty Law Center's Intelligence Report is out, and it's chocked full of more racist Sand Land nuts than a John Birch Society convention. The mag highlights several players in the local nativist movement, profiles notorious neo-Nazi and alleged murderer Sean Gaines, an ... More >>
Put down the bandoliers and step away from the guacamole station
Here's why you shouldn't believe a word of an ex-con's bombshell "news story" about the Mexican government's helping illegal immigrants to enter the U.S.
Mexican photography exhibit at Sky Harbor Airport proves a sight for soar eyes
Scott Stanley wants to publish photos of illegal immigrants who died in the desert; Pima County said no, then sued him