mariachi

[OP-ED]: How to laugh off the foolishness of Cinco de Mayo

 05/04/2017 - 08:25
Every May there is an increase in the ridiculousness of the costumes and advertising tie-ins for non-Hispanics to revel in -- and, perversely, it seems to coincide with how poorly actual Mexicans are treated in this country. File
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Last year at this time, Donald Trump loomed over a taco bowl at Trump Tower and tweeted out the message: “Happy #CincoDeMayo! The best taco bowls are made in Trump Tower Grill. I love Hispanics!”

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Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 8:00am
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Every May there is an increase in the ridiculousness of the costumes and advertising tie-ins for non-Hispanics to revel in -- and, perversely, it seems to coincide with how poorly actual Mexicans are treated in this country. File

[OP-ED]: Cómo reírse de las tonterías del Cinco de Mayo

 05/04/2017 - 08:20
Todos los años, en mayo, hay un aumento en la ridiculez de los disfraces y de los avisos para que los no-hispanos celebren—y, contra toda lógica, parece coincidir con la lamentable manera en que se trata a los mexicanos reales en el país. Archivo
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El año pasado, en este época, Donald Trump, frente a un bol de tacos en Trump Tower, envió el siguiente mensaje por Twitter: “¡Feliz #Cinco de Mayo! Los mejores boles de tacos se hacen en Trump Tower Grill. ¡Me encantan los hispanos!”

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Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 8:00am
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Todos los años, en mayo, hay un aumento en la ridiculez de los disfraces y de los avisos para que los no-hispanos celebren—y, contra toda lógica, parece coincidir con la lamentable manera en que se trata a los mexicanos reales en el país. Archivo

Mexican music stars seek to discover "Queen of Song" in TV talent contest

 04/11/2017 - 04:44
Vicky and Marison Terrazas, who, from the time they were little girls, sang with the Horoscopos de Durango in Chicago, during an interview with EFE in Hollywood, California, United States on March 6, 2017. EFE/Ivan Mejia
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Four Mexican music stars have no doubt they will find further stars of Mexican regional music on the upcoming television talent show "La Reina de la Cancion" (The Queen of Song).

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 4:45am
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Vicky and Marison Terrazas, who, from the time they were little girls, sang with the Horoscopos de Durango in Chicago, during an interview with EFE in Hollywood, California, United States on March 6, 2017. EFE/Ivan Mejia

US entry ban for Mexican artists causing concern

 03/28/2017 - 04:09
The members of the Mariachi Las Alteñas from San Antonio, Texas, during the Festival of Women Mariachi held in San Gabriel Mission, California, United States on Mar. 25, 2017. EFE/IVAN MEJIA

The five-year ban on US entry imposed on four Mexican actors and comedians who arrived in this country without work visas has sparked sorrow and fear among the community of artists from the US southern neighbor, especially among "mariachi" band members.

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 4:00am
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The members of the Mariachi Las Alteñas from San Antonio, Texas, during the Festival of Women Mariachi held in San Gabriel Mission, California, United States on Mar. 25, 2017. EFE/IVAN MEJIA

Ándale: The Mariachi of Former Yugoslavia

 12/22/2016 - 02:35
After the Second World War, Mexico's music dominated the music scene in former Yugoslavia. Photo: COMMONS/WIKIMEDIA
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On the years after the Second World War, Mexico's music dominated the music scene in former Yugoslavia. It was the beggining of the Cold War and the Socialist regime of Tito thought that Mexican music was non-political.

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Thursday, December 22, 2016 - 2:02am
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After the Second World War, Mexico's music dominated the music scene in former Yugoslavia. Photo: COMMONS/WIKIMEDIA

“El Grito” The Cry for Freedom Echoes On

 09/13/2016 - 14:51

Mexican Consul Alicia Kerber Palma, spoke candidly about her hopes for Mexican migrants throughout Philadelphia. Photo: Perter Fitzpatrick/ AL DÍA News
 
 

“El Grito”: El grito de libertad hace eco

 09/13/2016 - 14:42

Cónsul de México Alicia Kerber Palma, habló con franqueza sobre sus esperanzas para los inmigrantes mexicanos en  Filadelfia. Peter Fitzpatrick/ AL DÍA
 
 
 
 

El chileno Manuel García canta "Camino a casa", pero se va de gira por EE.UU

 03/21/2017 - 16:34
Fuente: http://www.latercera.com
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El cantautor y guitarrista chileno Manuel García, que acaba de lanzar "Camino a casa", el segundo sencillo y vídeo de su sexto disco, "Harmony Lane", aboga por un particular derecho humano: escuchar la música de manera fidedigna.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 4:30pm
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Sólo muestren respeto

 03/03/2012 - 20:00
Sólo muestren respeto

Crisis de identidad latina

 01/18/2012 - 06:41
Crisis de identidad latina
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La comunidad latina se encuentra en un dilema sobre cómo conciliar una población tremendamente diversa de inmigrantes y ciudadanos nacidos en Estados Unidos por varias generaciones, que pueden ubicarse en cualquier parte del mapa socio-económico, desde la extrema pobreza hasta la enorme abundancia. 

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