Soldiers in la Guerra

Soldiers in la Guerra

By Deborah Paredez – NYTimes.com – Photo: Gilberto C. Villarreal, the author’s father, in Vietnam. The Edgewood Independent School District, located in a predominantly lower-income Mexican immigrant and Mexican-American west side neighborhood of San...
San Antonio Hub for Latino Culture Offers Artisan-Focused Market

San Antonio Hub for Latino Culture Offers Artisan-Focused Market

By Bryan Rindfuss – SACurrent.com – Photo: Courtesy of Centro Cultural Aztlan. Formed three decades ago with a mission “to support and strengthen Chicano/Latino culture and identity,” Centro Cultural Aztlan is many things at once — an early champion of Día...
Army’s First Hispanic Four-Star General Dies

Army’s First Hispanic Four-Star General Dies

By Alexandria Rodriguez/Corpus Christi Caller-Times – Military.com – Photo U.S. Army. Photo: Richard Edward Cavazos was the U.S. Army’s first Hispanic four-star general. He retired from the Army in 1984 after leading a brigade, a division, an Army...