Protests continue to engulf Mexico following the disappearance of 43 students from Ayotzinapa, Guerrero in late September. A nationwide strike has been called for November 20 with supportive actions planned in U.S. cities that same day, including a march to the Mexican Consulate in Santa Ana. The ... More >>
Pixar delivers the rare family film about courage that actually has some
[Summer Guide 2012] Your guide to the good stuff
Disney/Pixar's new animated film Brave hits theaters this June, but, as expected, Disney theme parks are rolling out the film's marketing blitzkrieg starting right... now!After the jump, learn where you'll soon be able to meet Merida, Brave's lead character, in the parks, and check out some of the a ... More >>
The Laguna Art Museum hosts a perfect exhibition on the Mexican-American painter/scultpor
[¡Ask a Mexican!!] And why do some Mexicans identify with them?
Gabbi's Mexican KitchenGabbi's Market TamalesThe Christmas music is already playing at the mall, which means it's tamale-making season here in Southern California. This Saturday at 10:30 a.m., as part of the Chef Demo Series at the Orange Home Grown Farmers Market, Chef Gabbi Patrick of nearby Ga ... More >>
[¡Ask a Mexican!] And why are there Mennonites in Mexico?
pbe @ flickr.com CC BY-SA 2.0Pambazo: the illegitimate child of French toast and panini.One of the foodie complaints about so-called "Mexican" restaurants in the United States is that the food on offer is not usually remotely like the food served in México. Mexicans at home don't eat burritos; t ... More >>