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Breakroom Etiquette & Aztec Imagery

By Gustavo Arellano
POSTED // Sep 14,2010 - I work at a large hotel where 80 percent of the employees are Latin American, primarily Mexican. I love all of them ...

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Día de la Manzana and Mexican Racists in SoCal

By Gustavo Arellano
POSTED // Sep 7,2010 - On the Fourth of July, my mother’s neighbors in Pico Rivera decided to rope off the street and have a block party.

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Special Labor Dia Edition

By Gustavo Arellano
POSTED // Aug 31,2010 - Dear Mexican: I’m a naturalized citizen born in Ciudad Juarez (the most dangerous city in the world, thanks to the drug cartels) but I work for la migra.

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Difficult Life & Hiking

By Gustavo Arellano
POSTED // Aug 24,2010 - I’m a Mexican con un pie aquí y un pie allá, and I have to admit that it is difficult to be a Mexican these days ...

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Understanding Mormons & Mexicans

By Gustavo Arellano
POSTED // Aug 17,2010 - The real reason why Mormons had such good luck at converting Mexicans is that the missionaries and even past prophets have told Latinos that they are the descendants of Lamanites ...

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Gotham Tacos

By Gustavo Arellano
POSTED // Aug 10,2010 - Dear Mexican: As a proud New Yorker, I gotta ask: What the fuck is up with Mexican food in this city? Sure, we’re used to getting owned by California and Texas ...

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E-mails & Activists

By Gustavo Arellano
POSTED // Aug 3,2010 - The truth is like a Mexican: It can be ignored, spat upon, ridiculed, even deported, but it wins out. It perseveres.

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The '50s, Translations & Panochas

By Gustavo Arellano
POSTED // Jul 27,2010 - Racist gabachos in the 1950s, translating The Mexican, and panocha defined.

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Mexican Mormons & Jalisco Snobs

By Gustavo Arellano
POSTED // Jul 20,2010 - Dear Mexican: I heard Mormonism is a quickly spreading religion down in ye olde Mexico. What is it about this religion that a lot of Mexicans find so fascinating?

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Pictures of His Ex & Imprisoned Illegals

By Gustavo Arellano
POSTED // Jul 13,2010 - Dear Mexican: Most Mexicans I know (myself included) feel it’s a terrible disrespect to keep old photos around of you and your ex. I’d never keep pictures of me and an ex around to try and
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