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SAN ANDRES FIESTA, AJIJIC, JALISCO, MEXICO


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Review of LUIS ALBERTO URREA’s: HUMMINGBIRD’S DAUGHTER


  Review of THE HUMMINGBIRD’S DAUGHTER by Luis Alberto Urrea.   This novel was recommended to me by a ferocious reader of Canadian Indigenous heritage. She knows that I am very interested in indigenous cultures and history and that I … Continue reading

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Five Theses for the New Pope


REUTERS/Alessandra Tarantino/Pool Photo Credit With spoiler alert for the U-Tube video at the end…a clip from Frederico Fellini’s Roma, the movie. FIVE THESES FOR THE NEW POPE TO SAVE THE CHURCH A bit of history In the 16th century a … Continue reading

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The Virgin of Guadalupe in Mexico


href=”https://babyboomerwrites.wordpress.com/2012/12/29/the-virgin-of-guadalupe-in-mexico/mexico-2012-christmas-071/” rel=”attachment wp-att-823″> Many may not know the story of Juan Diego that led to the belief in, and the establishment of the Virgin of Guadalupe as the Queen of Mexico.This post is about the week of the fiestas for … Continue reading

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Foreign Affairs


Below is a letter I send before the Summit Of The Americas to our minister Hon. Edward Fast Minister of Foreign Affairs 125 Sussex Drive Ottawa, On, K1A 0G2 April 14, 2012-04-13 Dear Honourable Mr. Fast This is to express … Continue reading

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TALKING ABOUT MEXICO’S HISTORY


Worthwile information copied from the CBC that follows my previous blog post: http://music.cbc.ca/#/blogs/2012/5/Rear-View-Mirror-Neil-Youngs-16th-Century-history-lesson-in-Cortez-The-Killer “Every week in Rear-View Mirror, Rich Terfry looks back at a great song from the good ol’ days. In 1975, Neil Young wrote a song based on a story he remembered … Continue reading

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Celebrate at Fernando’s Taqueria on Cinco the Mayo


The photos above are of the Palacio National and the office of the Mexican president with the balcony from where El Presidente (up till now male, but that might change this year on July 1st)  waved his hand and shouted … Continue reading

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