El Diseño y la Arquitectura borran fronteras a través del Arte

 09/13/2017 - 14:46
El diseño y la arquitectura de California y México se dan la mano en el LACMA

El Museo de Arte del Condado de Los Ángeles (LACMA) presentó hoy la exposición "Found in Translation: Design in California and Mexico, 1915-1985", la primera muestra de este tipo que explora en profundidad la relación entre ambas regiones a través de su arte y arquitectura en esa época.

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[OP-ED]: Las razones de la impaciencia

 09/08/2017 - 18:44
Un terremoto de 8.2 grados en la escala de Richter se registró en México y deja hasta el momento al menos 37 muertos en el sur del país, 25 en el estado de Oaxaca, 9 en Chiapas y 3 en Tabasco, según los datos más actualizados de las autoridades locales. EFE

Una serie de destellos semejantes a los de la aurora boreal iluminó el cielo la noche del jueves 7 de Septiembre. Atemorizados, los habitantes compartieron a través de redes sociales el presagio del sismo que sacudiría principalmente a Oaxaca, Chiapas, y entidades aledañas, así como edificios y monumentos en la Ciudad de México.

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[OP-ED]:DACA Opponents Are American Dream Killers

 08/22/2017 - 10:14
Prudence Powell (right) with his sons Jalen Latiner (left) and Bryana Nunes (center). Photo: Edwin López Moya AL DÍA News

Among the persons that provided poignant testimonials on positive benefits from DACA during the recent ceremony in Philadelphia’s City Hall commemorating the fifth anniversary of that fair-minded initiative instituted by former President Obama were two persons from countries that few ever connect with the controversy around undocumented immigrants in the United States.

Mexicans Protest Against NAFTA talks, as Their Government Fights to Save It

 08/17/2017 - 06:11
Civil organizations demonstrate to protest the start of NAFTA renegotiations, in the streets of Mexico City, Mexico, 16 August 2017. EPA/Jose Mendez

While Mexican government negotiators fight to save the North American Free Trade Agreement during talks in Washington, thousands of members of social and trade unions on Wednesday protested in Mexico City against the deal, claiming it marginalizes local farmers and hurts the country.

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[OP-ED]: The Art of the Bluff

 08/15/2017 - 15:13
Trump has made clear that the United States would respond to North Korean nuclear threats with a massive military strike, possibly involving nuclear weapons. EFE

How did we get here? Why does it appear that we’re on the brink of a war in Asia, one that could involve nuclear weapons? North Korea has had nuclear-weapons capacity for at least 10 years now. Have its recent advances been so dramatic and significant to force the United States to wage a preventive war? No. The crisis we now find ourselves in has been exaggerated and mishandled by the Trump administration to a degree that is deeply worrying and dangerous.

Rock and Roll and Resistance: A Conversation with Alejandro Escovedo

 08/11/2017 - 12:25
Alejandro Escovedo for Burn Something Beautiful by Nancy Rankin Escovedo 

Mexican-American musician and activist Alejandro Escovedo elucidates on his immigrant roots, his take on the government, his brush with death, and how the stories he feels compelled to compose transcend the genre of rock and roll. Escovedo will be strumming alongside Texan legend Joe Ely at Ardmore Music Hall on August 19th, 2017.