Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

White Hispanics: ‘Hey! We’re not ALL murderous d-bags’

By Edward Rueda, Pocho Ñews Service White Hispanic” is one of mainstream media’s hottest new buzzwords, a term that has leaped off of old census forms and job applications to join the ranks of “twerking,” “3-D printing,” and “Death to Edward Snowden!” The mainstream media needs to distinguish between different colors of Latinos because it was

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

La Virgen de Guadalupe, Synonymous with Mexican Identity

By Phillippe Diederich, Voxxi On the days leading up to December 12, hundreds of thousands of Mexicans will decorate their homes, light candles and begin the pilgrimage to the Basilica de Guadalupe on the outskirts of Mexico City...

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Thanksgiving, and Don Juan de Oñate

By Delfin Carbonell Basset, Voxxi Daniel Boone is an American legend. Don Juan de Oñate is an unknown native-born Explorador. Why the difference? Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) says in his Heroes, Hero Worship and the Heroic in History, 1841: …Universal...

Friday, September 16th, 2011

The Execution Of Father Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla

By Dan Arellano We all know how Father Hidalgo cried out for a new government on September 16, 1810, starting a revolution in Mexico; but we know nothing about the death he suffered at the hands of his...

Monday, September 12th, 2011

What The Tejano Monument Means To Me

By José Antonio López The seeds of the Tejano Monument in Austin will soon grow to fruition.  What seemed an impossible dream is now a reality.  With a little patience, a big heart, and a great amount...