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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 History, the history of what man has accomplished in this world, is at bottom the History of the Great Men

Monday, November 19th, 2012

Thanksgiving More than Pilgrims And Turkey

By:Victor Escalante NewsTaco El Paso, Texas is known for many things; Chico’s Tacos, Fort Bliss, cowboy boots, the Sun Bowl, and the first Thanksgiving celebrated in America? Yes! But more on that later. El Paso is a...