The face of Latin American migration is rapidly changing. US policy isn’t keeping up

The face of Latin American migration is rapidly changing. US policy isn’t keeping up

NewsTaco April 6, 2017

*Why you should read this: Because Trump’s rhetoric has been specifically anti-Mexican, but migration from there is at a standstill. Because Trump’s policies address a perceived problem from a past […]

For Mexico the U.S. relationship is about trade, immigration and dignity

NewsTaco January 13, 2017

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco (2.5 minute read)  NAFTA, the Trumpian border wall and gun trade all came to a head for Donald Trump and his plans for relations with Mexico. We […]

Champurrado Holiday Drink — It’s “DeAquella/Awesome”

NewsTaco December 12, 2016

*Because it’s that time of year. Also, did you know that champurrado is a type of porridge? VL By Adán Medrano, Adán’s Blog  This Champurrado holiday drink recipe is lush, […]

Our Lady of Guadalupe Is a Powerful Symbol of Mexican Identity


*According to the Catholic Church, the apparition happened 10 years after the Spanish conquest of Mexico was complete. So yes, Guadalupe is symbolic of the violent birth of a new […]

‘Door of Hope’ Event Opens Wall That Splits Families

NewsTaco November 29, 2016

*Do yourself a favor, read the entire article. It’s a good read. VL By Bianca Quilantan, New America Media (7 minute read) Laura Avila and her daughter Laura Vera Martinez waited […]

Business, Government Leaders On Both Sides Of Border Brace For Trade Negotiations

NewsTaco November 14, 2016

*NAFTA was in Trump’s crosshairs since the beginning of his campaign. Everyone’s expecting big changes. VL By Jorge Valencia and Rodrigo Cervantes, Fronteras (1.5 minute read) MEXICO CITY — Business leaders and politicians […]

The War of Santa Anna’s Leg Takes a Big Step Forward

NewsTaco November 7, 2016

*And then there’s this. It has nothing to do with the election, thank goodness, but that leg needs to go home. *smirk* VL By Will Conneros, The Wall Street Journal (5.5 […]