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Mexican History

13 Mexican Indigenous Words You Didn't Know You Were Using

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 05.11.2014 | Latino Voices

Many Americans mistakenly view Mexicans as foreign. In fact, the indigenous people of Mexico have called North America home for a whole lot longer tha...

Colo. Couple Returning Rare Book To Mexico

Posted 11.26.2011 | Denver

A book bought by a Grand Junction, Colo. couple on their 1972 honeymoon in Mexico City for $50 is now heading to the National Institute of Anthropolog...

A Brief 'History' of Day of the Dead

Marga Britto | Posted 01.01.2012 | Latino Voices
Marga Britto

The day of the dead is one of our most beloved traditions in Mexico, surpassed only by that of electing crooked politicians and watching TV content for the mentally sedated.

Our Lady Of Guadalupe And Mexican Independence

Lorenzo Candelaria | Posted 11.16.2011 | Religion
Lorenzo Candelaria

As we remember Mexican Independence Day, it would be worthwhile to think about the Catholic priests who first took up a cause against a mother country that had become increasingly oppressive.

Cinco De Mayo: More American Than Apple Pie?

AOL News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

As you get ready to raise a margarita to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, don't forget all the north-of-the-border folks who made this Mexican celebration som...