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Cinco De Mayo Celebration- Puebla Style

Patricia R. Zablah | Posted 07.06.2012 | Latino Voices
Patricia R. Zablah

I deemed it a hyped up holiday, especially by Americans, endorsed by alcohol companies to boost up their sales. That was until I came to Puebla, to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Cinco de Mayo. I realized how wrong I was.

Mexicans Irate About Fast and Furious, Wide Receiver

Aurelia Fierros | Posted 12.09.2011 | Latino Voices
Aurelia Fierros

Generally speaking, the Mexican population perceives the US high demand for illicit drugs, and the illegal traffic of weapons, as the main reasons for the bloodshed and increasing brutality south of the border.

Left, Right & Center: BP Spill, Calderon's Visit, and Who is Rand Paul?

HuffPost Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

Tony feels the financial reform bill is a step in the wrong direction, while Arianna thinks it doesn't go far enough. And the panel agrees the full political and environmental effects of the gulf spill are yet to be felt.

Felipe Calderon Gets Standing Ovation In Congress After Condemning Arizona Immigration Law (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mexican President Felipe Calderon spoke before a joint session of Congress Thursday and received resounding applause after condemning Arizona's contro...

Help Wanted: Mexican Drug Kingpin

Norm Stamper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Norm Stamper

Mexico's drug-related violence will not end with the death of drug kingpin Beltran Leyva. Until we recognize that the U.S.-led global war on drugs is the systemic cause of the carnage, violence will intensify.

Mexico -- Immigration Si; Corruption No

James D. Zirin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
James D. Zirin

Mexico has a democratically elected government, and a relatively stable society, but the power of the drug cartels is formidable.

Mexico Drug War: Government To Decriminalize Minor Drug Use

Los Angeles Times | Tracy Wilkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Reporting from Mexico City -- Could Mexican cities become Latin Amsterdams, flooded by drug users seeking penalty-free tokes and toots? That is the f...

Washington Post Launches Series On Mexico's Drug War

The Huffington Post | Catherine Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Washington Post has launched a year-long series -- "Mexico at War" -- that will take a closer look into the Mexican drug war and offer snapshots o...