Voces&Blogs

New economic opportunities on the U.S.-Mexico border amid the Drug War New economic opportunities on the U.S.-Mexico border amid the Drug War Economy Jan 9th Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera Violence in Mexico has reached unprecedented levels, particularly since 2006 when former Mexican President Felipe Calderón declared a “war on drugs” and incorporated the military into the fight against transnational organized......Read More
Playing favorites Playing favorites Voces&Blogs Jan 3rd Stanley S. Smith What an odd and multi-functional phrase that is, “playing favorites.” Sometimes it means picking your favorite tune, or your favorite quarterback, or your rooting for your favorite team. As I was fumbling around the other morning,......Read More
Pew Study: Who are our Hispanic leaders? Muchos Pew Study: Who are our Hispanic leaders? Muchos Featured Dec 26th Valori Corral-Nava EL PASO — I was shocked to read in a recent article from the Pew Hispanic Center that 62 percent of U.S. Hispanics do not know who the most important Latino leader in the country is today. Mi gente, my people, without a leader? What......Read More
The Bowl Championship Series (BCS) is new, but is it better?