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Breitling and Francisco Toledo Join Forces to Save the Mexican Royal Eagle.

Joy Yoon | Posted 12.23.2012 | Impact
Joy Yoon

Breitling along with Toledo, widely considered as Mexico's most famous living artist, have collaborated to create the exclusive Avenger Blacksteel Chrono, "Águila Real Mexicana."

Your Start-Up Life: Jean-Georges' Ingredients for Success

Rana Florida | Posted 10.24.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

If all he did was cook, Jean-Georges Vongerichten's status as one of France's -- and the world's -- most innovative chefs would be assured. But Vongerichten's amazing talents in the kitchen are aligned with a genius for business.

An Amateur's Reflection on Racism, Classism Within LGBT Communities

Enrique Torre Molina | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Enrique Torre Molina

I have a hard time translating the concept of "people of color" with all its heavy, powerful meaning to our experience in Mexico. Race and racism are not topics present on the media, much less on off-screen daily conversations.

Doing Mexico City In Style

Vitamin Daily | Posted 12.10.2012 | Travel
Vitamin Daily

It could take years to explore this city, one of the world's largest.

Drunks and Other Tales From Mexico City

Fundacion MEPI | Posted 11.06.2012 | Crime
Fundacion MEPI

If we keep circumventing the law, we will continue to lament the statistics.

Mexicans Love to Hate Americans -- I Only Hate Republicans

Sofia Aguilar | Posted 10.27.2012 | Latino Voices
Sofia Aguilar

Mexico is a land of contradictions but I love it and I will continue to defend the "good gringos" in my hometown - especially Obama. And if by any chance Romney becomes president I will still be wearing my Obama-Biden t-shirt -- while crying.

Far From Friendly: A Night at the Azteca

Ryan Madden | Posted 10.16.2012 | Sports
Ryan Madden

The history of U.S. Soccer at the Azteca is one of abject failure, a drought that dates back to 1937. As our motorcade turns from one unnamed street from another, the shuttle starts to get hit with unknown objects thrown by fans on sidewalks. We must be getting closer.

Artist Photographs Yearly Pilgrims In Mexico

Posted 08.09.2012 | Arts

Approximately six million devout individuals embark upon an annual pilgrimage to Tepeyac in Mexico City, the site where Saint Juan Diego is said to ha...

Imagine What Justin Bieber's Fans Could Really Do

Pam Grout | Posted 08.28.2012 | Travel
Pam Grout

If only we could channel the passion of Justin Bieber's fans into something useful.

My name is... and #IAm132

Fundacion MEPI | Posted 08.08.2012 | World
Fundacion MEPI

Until a few months ago, two out of every ten Mexican university students paid little attention to politics. The man who woke them up is presidential candidate Enrique Peña Nieto from the former ruling Partido Revolucionario Institucional.

Magic Realist Painter Bridget Tichenor at Museo de la Ciudad de Mexico (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 08.04.2012 | Arts
VernissageTV

The biography of Bridget Bate Tichenor by Zachary Selig reads like a "Who's Who" of the high society of the first half of the 20th Century, but only i...

Mexico City: High Art in Thin Air

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.16.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Capital Soars with Huge New International Street Art Murals An Amazing Week in DF with Interesni Kazki, El Mac, Saner, Sego, Roa, Herakut, Vhils, and...

Mexico City Mayor: 'We'll Have To Act' If Walmart Allegations Prove True

Reuters | Posted 06.26.2012 | Business

MEXICO CITY, April 26 (Reuters) - Mexico City's mayor, Marcelo Ebrard, said on Thursday authorities in the capital would investigate allegations "st...

Tony Orrico Performance At Polyforum Cultural Siqueiros, Mexico City (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 06.24.2012 | Home
VernissageTV

With the exhibition CARBON, the Polyforum Siqueiros in Mexico City presents Tony Orrico's third solo exhibition. Orrico is a visual artist as well as ...

Strong Earthquakes Hit Western Mexico

Reuters | Posted 06.11.2012 | World

By Cyntia Barrera MEXICO CITY, April 12 (Reuters) - Two large earthquakes struck western Mexico, shaking buildings as far away as the ...

Mexico City Releases A Free Mobile App That Warns Citizens Of Earthquakes

Posted 04.07.2012 | Latino Voices

This week, the Mexico City Center for Emergency Response and Civil Protection service released a free app for Blackberry mobile users that would warn ...

PHOTOS: The Mexico You Didn't See During Spring Break

Posted 03.28.2012 | Latino Voices

You read what our Mexican friends had to say about Spring Breakers in Cancun (they're not too fond of them). And while Cancun surely remains to be the...

Diego Boneta Is A Rising Star

Posted 03.24.2012 | Latino Voices

Congratulations are in order for Diego Boneta! The 21-year-old Mexican actor will receive CinemaCon’s Rising Star of 2012 Award at the upcoming c...

Mexican Activists Protest Drug War Through Public Art

Posted 03.06.2012 | Latino Voices

While drug-related deaths continue to escalate as the Mexican drug war wages on, Mexican youth have resorted to peaceful and artistic forms of protest...

Transsexual Woman Runs For Office In Mexico

Posted 02.21.2012 | Latino Voices

Diana Sanchez Barrios is the first transsexual woman to seek a seat in Mexico City’s municipal assembly, and, she has no doubt that she'll be wining...

PHOTOS: Modern Day Exorcism Performed In Mexico City

Posted 01.25.2012 | Religion

The New Advent Catholic Encyclopedia describes an exorcism as "the act of driving out, or warding off, demons, or evil spirits, from persons, places, ...

Mexico City 'Zombie Walk' Hopes To Break World Record

Posted 11.27.2011 | Home

The Associated Press MEXICO CITY - Thousands of self-proclaimed "undead" have gathered in the historic center of Mexico's capital for a "Zombie Wal...

When the Vows Break: Mexican Legislator Wants to Put Expiration on Your Marriage License

Steve Lake | Posted 01.21.2012 | Chicago
Steve Lake

If you think that if marriage was more like, say, a city sticker or drivers' license that it would save you from having any legal problems, you've probably had too much tequila.

Yoga Helps Mexican Inmates Find Peace, Curbs Violence

Posted 11.18.2011 | Impact

At one Mexico City juvenile detention center, inmates are finding inner peace through an unlikely practice in a jail cell: yoga. Prison wardens re...

PHOTOS: Colorful Mexican Folk Art In Alebrijes Parade

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 01.06.2012 | Latino Voices

Last weekend Mexico City residents and art lovers watched as a parade of fantastic creatures wandered the streets. Since 2007 the Museo de Arte Pop...