Arts & Culture

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is handling an increased demand for hunter education from Latinos.
October 28, 2013
Members of the Azteca Sangre Orchestra play during the group's debut concert in June in Ciudad Juárez.
The Juárez Youth Symphony Orchestra has its first performance in El Paso, Texas this weekend. The orchestra called “Esperanza Azteca,” or “Aztec Hope,” was created to provide the children of the city with an artistic outlet and an alternative to the everyday violence.
October 25, 2013
There's another debate over the name of a sports team. This time it's in El Paso.
October 23, 2013
Today is the birthday of Celia Cruz. It’s been ten years since she passed away.
October 21, 2013
The Dallas Cowboys took on their rival Washington Redskins on Columbus Day weekend this year, a holiday many American Indians choose to protest. Columbus is not so much a hero, but the man Native Americans say took their land and food in exchange for smallpox. And the football game gave protesters another reason to be angry -- the use of the term Redskins. For many the blood spilled between real cowboys and Indians is nothing to cheer about.
October 16, 2013
The taco crossed the border from Mexico long ago without a passport and without any official authorization. Now it has its own American holiday.
October 04, 2013
frito pie
Anthony Bourdain was dismissive of a favorite New Mexico dish, Frito pie. But does the recipe have its roots in Texas?
October 01, 2013
Today many folks are talking about some of the racist reactions across the Twitter-sphere following Saturday night’s highly anticipated boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.
September 16, 2013
Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport received the largest crowd of travelers from Mexico it has likely ever seen this past weekend.
September 16, 2013
A nearly century old New Mexico tradition involves the burning of a 50 foot tall effigy along with the world's gloom.
September 06, 2013


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