ROSA GUERRERO, AMBASSADOR OF THE MEXICAN CULTURE

Text and photo by Jaime A. Torres “From my parents, I inherited the folklore, music, and love for the Aztec culture.” Rosa Ramírez Guerrero is an example of life for her tirelessly work in the promotion of the Mexican culture in the United States. This 83-year-old woman, born in El Paso, Texas, of Mexican descent,…

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EDUCATION FOR A HUMANIZED CHILDBIRTH

Text and photography by Jaime Torres   To prevent the unnecessary medical interventions and to promote natural birth, a group of women from our community join together to participate in a rally called “to improve birth,” promoted by the Improving Birth Coalition in San Jacinto Plaza. We are adding up to the national march, that…

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MUSIC AND LETTERS ON THE BORDER

Text: Ángel Torres Photography: Javier Gutiérrez A tour of his musical journey, was presented by Carlos Prieto, who is considered one of the most respected Mexican cellists in the world. For two days, the cellist, writer and academic, delighted the attendees and the Consulate General of Mexico in El Paso with his art at the…

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THE EL PASO MUSEUM OF HISTORY WELCOMES ITS NEW DIRECTOR

Text: Ángel Torres Photography: Francisco Gutiérrez A warm welcome was offered in honor to the new Director of the El Paso Museum of History, David Grabitske. The El Paso Museum of History Foundation committee hosted the reception at the residence of Yolanda and Ben Arriola, directors of Southwest University. With wine and appetizers, the attendees…

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