lunes, junio 1, 2020

El español, no el inglés, es el idioma más americano y lo ha sido...

Is it dangerous to speak Spanish in public in Trump's America? Well, sí! Just this month, we've seen a lawyer threaten to call ICE after he overheard people in a restaurant in Manhattan speak in...

El problema de la contaminación en San Ysidro (inglés)

San Ysidro has an air-pollution problem. The small, predominantly low-income and Latino community is perched at the world’s busiest land border crossing – and all that border traffic is causing some problems. In 2017, roughly 13.8...

El drama ‘Starz ‘Vida’ pretende destruir los estereotipos mexicanos de TV (inglés)

https://youtu.be/c0ttPSaqhF0 Mexican-Americans are often portrayed as stereotypes on TV, but the new Starz show “Vida” aims to change that. “What attracted me to the project was having Latin characters at the forefront and having them not...

House of Mexico has new fundraising date for construction

Organizers have until December to raise enough money to start construction on a House of Mexico in Balboa Park before construction permits expire. The House of Mexico nonprofit is one of 34 organizations representing countries,...

A Estados Unidos le encanta vilipendiar y deshumanizar a los mexicanos, a pesar de...

We've been here before. America has had a love-hate relationship with its Mexican population for centuries. Whether it is not being able to find a permanent solution to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), separating immigrant...

Mientras damos la bienvenida a madres y niños, la Patrulla Fronteriza cierra la...

Since 2013, the Border Angels has convinced the border patrol  (previous local chiefs Beeson and Barlow) six times to open "the door of hope" at Friendship Park. However, this past weekend, Local Border Patrol chief Rodney Scott...

Luxurious furnished rooms for rent in Chula Vista and Carmel Valley

Room in Chula Vista Includes: Independent entrance Total privacy Furnished room Private bathroom $950 dlls./month Room in Carmel Valley Includes: For one or two people Furnished With cooking privileges Laundry room Jacuzzi Yard Desde $1,500 dlls./month (Plus utilities)

Alfonso Cuarón’s ‘Roma’ is considered one the best films of the year. Here’s why

Plenty of filmmakers have made personal films, but not many have gone to the lengths Mexican director Alfonso Cuarón did to recreate his family home from childhood for his latest movie, “Roma.” But “Roma” is...

Hispanic Poverty Rate Hit an All-Time Low in 2017

The poverty rate declined overall in 2017 but the rate among Hispanics had one of the largest year-to-year drops across demographic groups and was the lowest since poverty estimates for Hispanics were first published...

¿Por qué los medios no vieron venir a Alejandría Ocasio-Cortez? Porque ella es una...

It quickly became the viral moment of Election Day. Capturing nearly 58 percent of the vote, 28-year-old Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez solidly beat Rep. Joseph Crowley of New York, the fourth-highest ranking member of the House...

Passport denials reflect long history of racist attacks on Mexican Americans

The Washington Post and Texas Tribune have reported the U.S. State Department has begun denying passport applications, or annulling existing passports, from American citizens, largely Mexican Americans in South Texas. In some cases, applicants...

Funcionarios de inmigración: el cruce fronterizo está lleno; caravana migrante deberá esperar (inglés)

A group of Central Americans who journeyed to the U.S. border in a caravan resolved to turn themselves in and ask for asylum Sunday in a direct challenge to the Trump administration — only...