Texas Latina: Reflecting on CMA’s (Country Music Awards)

Growing up Latina in Texas means country music is going to be a part of your life, you can love it or hate it but it's always there. I've written in the past about how much I love country, but during the election so much changed, including this old love of mine. It started when … Continue reading Texas Latina: Reflecting on CMA’s (Country Music Awards)

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Cinco de Mayo: My Culture Is Not Here For You To Laugh At

My culture is not here for you to laugh at. Cinco de Mayo, the Battle of Puebla. Mexican army defeats the French! But first, let me take you back..."Spanish Texas" as it was known then, was Spanish territory until Mexico won their independence, then it became "Mexican Texas" under Mexico rule Texas would welcome freed … Continue reading Cinco de Mayo: My Culture Is Not Here For You To Laugh At