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Tuesday 18 December 2018
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Category: Gregorio Luke, Latin America, Music, Roots and Culture

Gregorio Luke Presents: Pedro Infante

Pedro Infante Cruz (better known as Pedro Infante) was a Mexican actor and singer. Hailed as one of the greatest actors of the Golden...

500 years later, scientists discover what probably killed the Aztecs

Within five years, 15 million people – 80% of the population – were wiped out in an epidemic named ‘cocoliztli’ meaning pestilence....

Los Angeles Has Become the Biggest City in America to Renounce Columbus Day

Los Angeles just became the latest—and largest—city in the country to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous People’s Day. The LA City...

Why these Mexican writers are ditching Spanish for ancient Languages

It was standing room only in the Los Angeles Central Library last July. The crowd of some 300 ranged from multigenerational Mexican...

Mysterious Easter Island Heads Have Bodies Too

Practically everyone has seen the iconic images of the Easter Island heads. What you may not have known is that those Easter Island heads...

What Moctezuma’s Aztec Sounded Like – and how we know

The Aztecs didn’t call him Montezuma. Nor Moctezuma. They didn’t call chocolate “chocolate”. Heck, they...

Iconic Mexican-American Styles Through The Years