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Mexico, in the middle of the Moon
Globe Latin America

Mexico, in the middle of the Moon

A city that invites you to walk through it, to submerge in it with all the astonishment of a newly arrived visitor who will become lost in its mix of pre-Hispanic, colonial and modern cultures. ________________________________________ Deisy Francis Medidor ________________________________________ Few cities in the world have such a rich and […]

Wirikuta, desecrated ground
Lifestyle Okology

Wirikuta, desecrated ground

The village of Wixárika (Huichol), situated in the western Mexican states of Jalisco, Nayarit and Durango, is demanding the cancellation of mining grants made to foreign companies in San Luis Potosí, for endangering native sacred land. _________________________________ Deisy Francis Mexidor _________________________________ “We do not want Canadian businesses, we do not […]

Tragedy in Sierra Tarahumara
Globe Latin America

Tragedy in Sierra Tarahumara

For two years, it has not rained in the region of the northern state of Chihuahua and hunger is like a knife embedded in the hearts of the inhabitants of this region. Deisy Francis Mexidor The colourful clothing worn by the native rarámuri women contrasts with the sad drama of […]

Authors for Ciudad Juarez
Book reviews Culture

Authors for Ciudad Juarez

For a city in conflict like this one in Chihuahua, Mexico, culture is a tool that plays a fundamental role in fighting the terror instilled by the ongoing violence. Its literary festival will take place from the 30th of August to the 2nd of September this year. Eduardo Estala Rojas […]