In Michoacan, the Hernandez Garcia family makes art from clay (video)

by Moctezuma Cortés June 4, 2018 Cultura
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In the southwestern Mexican state of Michoacan, the Hernandez Garcia family takes local clay and water and transforms it into stunning glazed pottery, just like their ancestors before them. [Video by Mariano Rentería Garnica.]

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The lonesome death of Claudia Gonzales (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA June 4, 2018 Cartoons
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La Cucaracha: That Michael Cohen is hella lawyer! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz May 24, 2018 Cartoons
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Anthony Bourdain visits ‘Little Guatemala’ in L.A.’s Westlake District (video)

by Barney Asada May 24, 2018 Cultura
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Multi-ethnic sanctuary city Los Angeles is full of ethnic neighborhoods — Little Tokyo, Little Armenia, Tehrangeles, and more. In this episode of his CNN series, Anthony Bourdain stops by the nighttime food market in L.A.’s Westlake District – Little Guatemala.

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Nixtamalization means fresh tortillas at South Philly Barbacoa (video)

by Barney Asada May 23, 2018 Cultura
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When you bite into a taco, you are tasting the results of an ancient chemical process called nixtamalization. It’s a technique that hasn’t changed much since 1500 BCE, and along the way it helped the Aztecs rise to power and made tortillas softer, tastier, and much more nutritious. Today, Benjamin Miller and Christina Martinez are […]

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La Cucaracha: Step right up for lunch tours of the border wall (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz May 22, 2018 Cartoons
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[Special guest artist POCHO’s Chicano Punk Rock Artesano JUNCO CANCHÉ.]

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La Cucaracha: What can we learn when teachers go on strike? (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz May 16, 2018 Cartoons
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Mother and daughter finally get to hug at the border (video)

by Comic Saenz May 16, 2018 Cultura
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In Great Big Story: Love Beyond Borders: Mom and Daughter by haimy assefa, a mother and daughter get a rare chance to hug when the border fence is briefly opened. I’m not crying you’re crying

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La Cucaracha: Why do ammosexuals want to arm teachers? (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz May 15, 2018 Cartoons
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Nightmare on Your Street: You can say that I’m a DREAMER (video)

by Andalé Mono May 15, 2018 Cultura

In DREAMER, an ordinary Latino dude comes home from work and discovers he has been replaced by a whiter version of himself. And Ms. Latino Dude? Don’t ask! [Written by and starring Eddie Mujica; directed and edited by Chris Sturgeon.]

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