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The Princess of the Psych Ward.

Four years ago and I’m working C Unit in the psychiatric hospital, where patients go for stabilization, usually after a trip through the psych… 998 more words

Selena Made More Than Just Music

As I remember what would’ve been Selena’s 43 birthday, I can’t help but reminisce about the influence she had on me, and my culture. I can still remember being a 5 year-old fangirl watching the film made in her memory on repeat. 526 more words

Female Intuition

José Luis Vásquez

I am José Luis Vásquez, a proud Mexican-American, currently living in Washington, DC. Currently, I am attending the American University 240 more words

National Museum of Mexican Art

Located in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood, the National Museum of Mexican Art features some of the nation’s top Chicano artists. The centerpiece exhibit, Galería Sin Fronteras… 151 more words


Genealogy Corrections and Updates

Hola readers!  It’s been a while since I’ve written to you.

Have you heard that Family Tree DNA is updating their Population Finder?  I’m so excited for this because my grandma has an account there and I didn’t have the heart to ask her for a spit-sample for 23andMe, hahaha.   268 more words


Texas Board Ducks Mexican-American Studies Vote

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – The Texas Board of Education has bypassed voting on a hotly debated proposal to create a statewide Mexican-Americans studies course as a high school elective. 120 more words