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Netflix: Roma is most amazing Latino film!

The most amazing Latino film from Netflix starts today, Dec 14th. Set in Mexico 1971 amid the political and social unrest which leads to El Halconazo, the infamous Corpus Christi Massacre. Roma is the latest film from Alfonso Cuarón (Mexico’s best director), Oscar-winner of Gravity, Children of Men and Y Tu Mama Tambien. Roma loosely […]

[photos] 25th Annual Guadalupana Crusade

Our Lady of Guadalupe was seen everywhere in SF on last Saturday, December 8th. See photos below. Excerpt CatholicSF.org Nicholas Wolfram Smith Thousands of people carried statues and banners depicting her, or wore her image on T-shirts as pilgrims filled St. Mary’s Cathedral and the plaza outside. Bouquets of flowers were stacked in front of […]

Why We Celebrate La Virgen de Guadalupe

On December 12th, Catholics all over the world honor Our Lady of Guadalupe, “Patroness of the Americas” and patron saint of Mexico. La Virgen de Guadalupe is venerated across North and South America and as far away as Israel and the Philippines, but especially in Mexico, where December 12th is a national holiday celebrated with […]

La Virgen de Guadalupe [Dec 12th history]

Every December 12, Catholics all over the world (especially in Latin America) celebrate the day of the Virgin of Guadalupe. But in Mexico this day is one of the most important holidays of the year! Our Lady of Guadalupe is the patron saint of Mexico. Here, she is known as “La Reina de Mexico” and […]

A Merry-Achi Christmas // SF

The Bay Area’s BEST Mariachi event is “Merry-Achi” Christmas show! See below pics + videos. Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 8 PM – 10 PM San Francisco Symphony, 201 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco. José Hernández, Mariachi Sol de Mexico® gave an amazing performance at Sunday’s Merry-Achi Christmas show! Their sexy dueling horns, violins of […]

Cruzada Guadalupana de San Francisco // Virgin Mary Guadalupe Pilgrimage

“¿No estoy yo aquí que soy tu Madre?” Map, schedule, description, contact and event photos are listed below. Cruzada Guadalupana de San Francisco is a 12 mile walk from South SF to SF’s St. Mary cathedral.   25th anniversary! El sábado 8 de diciembre, peregrinos de todo el Área de la Bahía, California y los […]

Mexico’s BIG Indigenous Racism

Mexico’s newly awarded actress is Yalitza Aparicio! But, because of her Indigenous look, many in Mexico have discriminated her! This is why we can never progress!!! But to us, she is beautiful!!! Yalitza Aparicio, protagonista de la más reciente película de Alfonso Cuarón, jamás imaginó que sería una actriz reconocida. Pero en redes sociales la […]

15 year-old Angela Aguilar is Mexico’s rising Latina star!

15 year-old Angela Aguilar is Mexico’s new rising star! Her amazing angelic voice- and family support from dad – Pepe Aguilar solidifies her success. See below her biography, nomination and all her amazing videos. She was nominated [and killed it!] at last week’s Latin Grammys. In the 19-year history of the Latin Grammys, she is […]

Roots of Mexico! Mezcal, Tequila, Mariachi, Folklorico, Fashion, Food // San Jose

Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 6 PM – 9 PM Santa Clara County Fairgrounds 344 Tully Rd, San Jose, California. Experience the beauty of Mexico! See below gallery of photos for all exciting activities! Tasting of artisanal mezcal, tequila, wine, beer, finger food from 5 different restaurants and entertainment. Mariachi, ballet folklorico, fashion show and […]

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Carnaval SF 2018 New Year’s Eve: 1st annual @ SF ARMORY [video]

Update! We’ve got a few $20 discounted tickets for a limited time. See below! Who’s ready for a completely NEW New Year’s Eve! Welcome to the First Annual Carnaval SF 2018 at the historic SF Armory! Experience a Carnaval extravaganza of Samba, Salsa, Bachata and Cumbia! [click below for discounted tickets!]. Monday, December 31, 2018, […]

[gallery] 2018 Mole Tasting Contest: Mole To Die For @ MCCLA // SF

Savor delicious home-made Mole recipes, vote for your favorite, and celebrate the winners with cash prizes and special performances. See video + photos below from the past years. The anticipated Mole Tasting Contest “Mole To Die For” came back for its annual show on November 16, 2018. MCCLA celebrates Latin American heritage through the art […]

Netflix presents ‘Latino History for Morons’ [video]

Yo heads up! Even though Latinx history month is over, we can keep celebrating ourselves with my award winning new show LH4M! In this one-man Broadway show, John Leguizamo finds humor and heartbreak as he traces 3,000 years of Latin history in an effort to help his bullied son. Class is in session on a […]