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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 his real name.

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I’m not changing my name to give White people diversity cred

by VALERIE VANDE PANNE July 30, 2019 Cultura
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I am a mixed-race person. My father’s indigenous ancestors are from multiple tribes of present-day Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, Northern Mexico, and throughout the Americas. They’ve been on this land for over ten thousand years. My other ancestors through him hail from Mexico, West Africa, and Spain. I was raised to believe I am White. […]

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La Cucaracha: Where are these ‘anti-vaxxers’ coming from? (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ May 15, 2019 Cartoons
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Tia Lencha’s Cocina: Is Cinco de Mayo Fake News?

by TIA LENCHA May 2, 2019 Cultura
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Yesterday, mijo ask me gwhy peoples celebrate the Cinco de Mayo. “Is because of the Battle of Puebla,” I tole him. “Do people in Mexico get borrachos and crazy like they do here in the United States?” “Crazy? No. The kids get day off from eschool and then some mens dresses up in the pueblo […]

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Big GOP donors pledge big bucks to rebuild historic monument (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz April 25, 2019 Cartoons
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La Cucaracha: ‘Equal justice under the law?’ Not so much (toons)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ April 1, 2019 Cartoons
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Ghost of Spanish dude sighted in CDMX, and he is pissed!

by JUNCO CANCHE April 1, 2019 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from MEXICO CITY) A reeking appartition dressed in the decaying uniform of a Spanish Conquistador was sighted around Mexico City last week, and boy, was he pissed! The shrieking ghost was seen haunting the Mexico City site of a 1720 battle where the indigenous Mexica Empire defeated the Spanish. Area man Pito Perez, […]

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La Cucaracha: How do ‘minority’ schools deal with less funding? (toon)

by LALO ALCARAZ Y JUNCO CANCHÉ March 14, 2019 Cartoons
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POCHO Jefe @LaloAlcaraz: Melania is welcome at my house! (podcast)

by Comic Saenz March 11, 2019 Audio
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It’s POCHO Jefe Lalo Alcaraz, guesting on the Only in America podcast with Ali Noorani. Here’s how they describe the episode:

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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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La Cucaracha’s ¡MÁS! Latino Heritage Month Highlights! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz October 15, 2018 Cartoons
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