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America pauses Monday for Dr. Ricky Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2019

by Comic Saenz January 18, 2019 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from WASHINGTON, D.C.) America will pause Monday to remember the life and message of Dr. Ricky Martin Luther King, Jr., whose Tengo a Dream y Dance! speech changed the nation forever. Post offices and other public facilities not already closed by the shutdown will be shuttered, banks and stock exchanges are taking the day […]

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Anchor Baby News: Get kids ready for school shootings (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHE January 16, 2019 Cartoons
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Kap G’s question for the president: What’s a day without a Mexican?

by Soy Capitan January 16, 2019 Cultura
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Atlanta’s Kap G — born George Ramirez — has a question for the president:

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The evolution of ‘racially-tinged’ Rep. Steve King (R-IA) [toon]

by Lalo Alcaraz January 15, 2019 Cartoons
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La Cucaracha: The weather outside is frightful (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ January 14, 2019 Cartoons
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Two versions of ‘Soy Chicano’: Flaco Jimenez vs Rumel Fuentes (videos)

by Comic Saenz January 14, 2019 Cultura
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Who does it better? The late Rumel Fuentes or Tex-Mex superstar Flaco Jimenez? Here’s Rumel: And here’s Flaco:

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Tia Lencha’s Cocina: I’m making tacos for teashers at Mijo’s eschool

by Tia Lencha January 14, 2019 Cultura
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Hola, is Tia Lencha here, in my kishen making tacos for the teashers at Mijo’s eschool. The teashers are having a estrike becoz they want all the niños (thas kids for you pochos) no to be like sardines in the classrooms. Mijo says there are 40 estudens in his class! How can the teasher pay […]

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✮You are here! Comprehensive map of new Borderwall (infographic)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 13, 2019 Cartoons
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Rick Trevino y Flaco Jimenez: Love, but ‘I Am A Mexican’ (video)

by Comic Saenz January 11, 2019 Cultura
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It’s a sad, sad country music tale of a “mixed love affair” gone bad. He needs America, America needs him, Rick Trevino sings, but I Am A Mexican. There’s also La Migra to keep things interesting. Tex-Mex legend Flaco Jimenez backs Trevino up on accordion, and as chance would have it sings a song on […]

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And the winner is … METALACHI and ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ (music video)

by SOY CAPITAN January 10, 2019 Cultura
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 Our favorite heavy metal mariachi band — Metalachi — serves up a spectacular video for their version of Bohemian Rhapsody, featuring special guest star Felipe Esparza. Their third album — inexplicably called Tres — is available now. PREVIOUSY ON METALACHI:

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Homeland Security boss lady Kirstjen Nielsen visits the border (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz December 29, 2018 Cartoons
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53 Years Ago in East Los: ‘Happy New Year Baby’ from The Sisters

by Soy Capitan December 29, 2018 Cultura
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Fifty-three years go – 1965 – big hair and girl groups were what all the cool kids dug in East Los Angeles. Sisters Rosella, Ersi, and Mary Arvizu believed they could be the next Supremes — even before there were Supremes. They called themselves The Sisters. Mark Guerrero, son of Chicano music legend Lalo Guerrero, […]

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