Best/worst karaoke ever? Guy sings ‘Tequila’ by The Champs (video)

by Soy Capitan September 27, 2018 Cultura
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We don’t know where or when this was recorded, but this guy performing a karaoke version of Tequila by The Champs totally nails it. He didn’t even have to look at the lyrics!

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Four years later: 43 still dead and missing in Ayotzinapa (toon)

by CHema Skandal! September 26, 2018 Cartoons
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This painting is a tribute to Ayotzinapa’s 43 missing students. Ayotzinapa means “place of the turtles“ in the ancient Náhuatl language, a reference to the tragic events in southern Mexican state of Guerrero.

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Tacos de migas? Watch Tacos of Texas’ Episode #1 desde Austin (video)

by Barney Asada September 26, 2018 Cultura
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Austin already claims the breakfast taco as a signature dish. But can a taco filled with TORTILLA CHIPS uphold the city’s honor? “Taco journalists” Mando Rayo and Jarod Neece — reporting for IndieLens Storycast — find out that refried beans are “the Mexican mayonnaise.” [EDITOR’S NOTE: Keep an ear out for POCHO amigas Mariachi Las […]

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What happens at frat house stays at frat house (toon)

by PAYTON HEOGH September 26, 2018 Cartoons

[More PAYTON HEOGH at Weakly Political.]

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La Cucaracha: It’s ‘Latino Heritage Month’ with Beto O’Rourke (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 21, 2018 Cartoons
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[Especial guest artist POCHO’s Chicano Punk Rock Artesano Junco Canché.]

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In San Pablito, Puebla, they still make paper the old-fashioned way – from bark (video)

by Lucida Grandé September 21, 2018 Cultura
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In San Pablito, a small village in Puebla, in southeast Mexico, the centuries-old tradition of amate paper — paper made from bark — is an important part of the local economy. It also used to part of the resistance to Spanish colonial rule. Culture Trip explains:

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The truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 20, 2018 Cartoons
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Reiki-method ‘Trump Detox’ meditation will chill you out (video)

by Comic Saenz September 20, 2018 Cultura
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Breathe in. Breathe out. Reiki Master Sondra welcomes you to this week’s TRUMP DETOX MEDITATION: Do you need to detox from Donald Trump? From the stress of the Kavanaugh hearings and Trump’s inability to pronounce “anonymous?” This Reiki healing meditation video is for you. This week’s mantra: Kamala. [Video by Shea Depmore.]

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La Cucaracha: Trump is not pleased with ‘his African-Americans’ (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 19, 2018 Cartoons
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PREVIOUSLY ON ARETHA:

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Talk (And Sing) Like A (Mexican) Pirate Day 2018: ‘Santy Anno’ (video)

by Comic Saenz September 19, 2018 Cultura
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It’s International Talk Sing Like A Pirate Day and we’re please to present not only a “sea shanty” about being a pirate, but one about the Mexican-American war of the 1850s. It’s even in Wikipedia! This video of Santy Anno has music by Forebitter and Lord Cavendish manga-influenced artwork assembled by uploader LordDrakoArakis, probably not […]

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Iconic Chicana Dolores Huerta has been fighting sexism since forever (video)

by Comic Saenz September 18, 2018 Cartoons

Famed labor organizer and activist Dolores Huerta has been fighting sexual harassment and discrimination since forever — when she was working in an office, when she was building the United Farm Workers, and when men tried to take credit for her work. In this video, by Hannah McNally, Huerta tells her story.

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‘La Bamba’ Bob Morales R.I.P. y Q.E.P.D. (toon)

by JUNCO CANCHÉ September 18, 2018 Cartoons
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