What does it mean to be Mexican in the U.S.?

Honestly, that’s an important question we should be asking ourselves. I say that not only because of the rhetoric around the Mexican experience that has been so prevalent this election season, although that’s part of the reason we should be talking about this. The main reason, for me, that attempting […]

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3 Reasons Why You Can’t Really Get Revenge On A Mexicano!

I’ve learned over the years that it is very hard keep a mexicano down.  I know.  You might be reading that and thinking “ay Dios mio… seriously?”  Pero wait!  Hear me out.  I am definitely not saying we can’t be knocked down, that we don’t get sad and depressed sometimes, […]

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Are You Ever Enough As A Latino?

You know how in the movie Selena Abraham made that speech about not being American enough and not being Mexican enough …ever!?  Pos this is something like that, only not really.  Growing up neither one of us ever really fit in where we were supposed to.  Maybe that’s why we […]