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(PNS reporting from CENTURY CITY) The area “villain” of a viral video — she was filmed transferring some delicious hot coffee to a Latino contractor at a condo complex here — has denied being a racist. [Mas…]


La Loba, from film student Margarete Laue re-imagines the traditional Mexican folk tale popularized by Clarissa Pinkola Estés in Women Who Run With the Wolves:

She creeps and crawls and sifts through the mountains and dry riverbeds, looking for wolf bones.


POCHO amigo Eric Holland thinks something smells funny in the United Estates. (Eric is a new dad which may account for the diaper analogy.)

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QUESTION: Why are Mexican rapists and drug dealers streaming North to enter the US of A illegally?

ANSWER: They were invited by “The Great Communicator.”

Check out this video about the 1988 Cinco de Mayo ceremony at the White House when Republican President Ronald Reagan told Mexican President Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado, “Mi casa es su casa.”

We all know how that worked out! #BUILDTHEWALL

La Cucaracha: Olympic piñata team – dream or nightmare? (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz February 13, 2018 Cartoons
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Stereotyped Mexican bandido says ‘Prepare to die, amigo’ (toon)

by Memo Nericcio January 31, 2018 Cartoons
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Sometimes you think your job is done — after all, having written a book that attempted to chronicle the history of “Mexicans” in American popular culture, you think you’d get a break. But, of course, that’s naive. If anything, in the age of our Dumpster Fire POTUS, Mexican stereotypes are the rage! This MAMMOTH WESTERN […]

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Watch and learn: The Mexican way to kill a fly (video)

by Andalé Mono January 29, 2018 Cartoons
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Do you have a problem with flies? Don’t worry, because now you can kill them easily — the Mexican way. [No flies were forced to drink tequila during the making of this video.]

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La Cucaracha: Hey, Trump voters – Good jobs available now! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz January 22, 2018 Cartoons
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In Spanish Harlem, they looked at me and asked: ‘What are you?’

by VALERIE VANDE PANNE January 9, 2018 Cultura
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I remember the first time I thought I might not be White. I was about 8 years old, in my elementary school’s cafeteria. We had been learning about heritage in class that day, and everyone in my Michigan hometown, it seemed, had ancestors who came from Denmark or Holland. They were all blonde-haired and blue-eyed. […]

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La Cucaracha: Feliz Navidad! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz December 25, 2017 Cartoons
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You might be Mexican … if you know ‘Mi Burrito Sabanero’ (video)

by Soy Capitan December 21, 2017 Cultura
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It’s the Mexican children’s song everyone sings over Christmas. Do you know the words? Here they are! Question: WTH is “tuki tuki”?

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WATCH: This pussycat has a job: ‘Gato Carpintero’ is here to help, sorta

by Moctezuma Cortés December 12, 2017 Cartoons
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The Gato Carpintero, the carpenter cat, is here to help, in his own kitty-like way, of course. [Video by Mar Gmz based on the song by Cri-Cri.] Mira los lyrics:

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Where have all the brown folks gone? I’m In love with ‘Coco’ that is

by Jesenia Chávez November 28, 2017 Cartoons

Where have all the brown folks gone? I sit at a bar and I count how many are like me, I count two in a room of 30, one is a bar back Latinx and one is an African American bartender, I’ve done this since I realized that I am the other, and I need […]

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La Cucaracha: Border wall prototypes are big and beautiful (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz November 27, 2017 Cartoons
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This one family has been making piñatas for 50 years (video)

by Bronco del Camino November 27, 2017 Cultura
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On the outskirts of Mexico City, over 50 years ago, a family began making and selling piñatas to the local community. Nowadays, the whole town is involved. The Piñata King takes a look inside the life of this town, and the head of the family who started it all.

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POCHO’s @SaraChicaD says ‘Happy Mexican Sansgiven!’ (video)

by Sara Inés Calderón November 23, 2017 Cultura
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POCHO’s Subcommandanta del Ñews, Sara Inés Calderón, shares everything you need to know about Sansgiven, the Mexican Thanksgiving. She’s @SaraChicaD on the Twitter.

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La Cucaracha: Modern ICE guarantees delivery (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz November 9, 2017 Cartoons
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The border is a river and there’s a ‘Ferryman at the Wall’ (video)

by Andalé Mono October 6, 2017 Cultura
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Originally proposed as an international peace park with Mexico, Big Bend, Texas has a unique relationship with its southern neighbor. For the past 40 years, Mike Davidson — the Ferryman at the Wall — has been ferrying tourists across the Rio Grande for a little taste of Mexican life. He’d like to keep it that […]

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#TBT ThrowBackThursday: When Yugo-Mex ruled (audio, video)

by Soy Capitan September 28, 2017 Audio
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In the mid-’60s, Mexican mariachi music ruled the airwaves in Yugoslavia. Singers sported charro suits and sombreros, typical mariachi garb, with typically Slavic names. Public Radio International has the story:   Here’s a video example:

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Good night, sleep tight, don’t let the Trump-DACA Monster bite (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz September 5, 2017 Cartoons
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