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Israeli Designer Yigal Azrouel Donating Proceeds from Stores to Help Mexican Children

Israeli Designer Yigal Azrouel Donating Proceeds from Stores to Help Mexican Children

Israeli fashion designer Yigal Azrouel will be collaborating once again with New York-based non-profit organization Project Paz to help children in the violence-wracked Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez. continue reading »

Cuban Migrants Rescued by Mexican Navy off the Coast of Isla Mujeres

Cuban Migrants Rescued by Mexican Navy off the Coast of Isla Mujeres

Six Cuban migrants were rescued over the weekend off the Mexican coast, the navy said Monday. The migrants were found Sunday east of Isla Mujeres, off the continue reading »

Mexican University Presents Israel’s Pres. Peres With Honorary Degree

Mexican University Presents Israel’s Pres. Peres With Honorary Degree

Mexico's Anahuac University of the Legionaries of Christ awarded an honorary doctorate to Israeli President Shimon Peres in a ceremony over the weekend in Jerusalem that noted his "noble contribution to world peace." continue reading »

Protesters Call for End to Bullfighting in Mexico City

Protesters Call for End to Bullfighting in Mexico City

About 1,000 animal rights activists staged a protest over the weekend in Mexico City to demand an end to bullfighting, a deep-rooted tradition in Mexico. The majority of the people who took part in Sunday's protest showed up at a plaza on the Paseo de la Reforma partially clothed and with simulated blood smeared on their bodies. continue reading »

Police in Venezuela Arrest 3 in Kidnapping of Mexican Ambassador and his Wife

Police in Venezuela Arrest 3 in Kidnapping of Mexican Ambassador and his Wife

Venezuela's interior minister announced that early Monday morning police arrested the people who briefly abducted Mexican Ambassador Carlos Pujalte and his wife on Jan. 29. continue reading »

Josefina Vazquez Mota to Run for President in Mexico as PAN Candidate

Josefina Vazquez Mota to Run for President in Mexico as PAN Candidate

Josefina Vazquez Mota was selected as the presidential candidate of Mexico's governing National Action Party, or PAN, in a primary election held over the weekend. continue reading »

Mexican “Vaccine” Against Heroin Addiction to be Ready in 5 Years

Mexican “Vaccine” Against Heroin Addiction to be Ready in 5 Years

Mexico's government said a "vaccine" against heroin addiction, which it patented this week, will be ready for human use in roughly five years. During a working visit to the northern border city of Ciudad Juarez, Health Secretary Salomon Chertorivski said all the laboratory experiments have already been carried out on rats and "the next step is testing on humans." continue reading »

What does Romney mean by “Self-Deportation” for the  8.8 Million Undocumented Hispanics in the US?

What does Romney mean by “Self-Deportation” for the 8.8 Million Undocumented Hispanics in the US?

When he was asked about his plan to deal with illegal immigration, Republican front runner Mitt Romney said: "The answer is self-deportation, which is people decide they can do better by going home because they can't find work here because they don't have legal documentation to allow them to work here. And so we're not going to round people continue reading »

Football  NOT  Futbol - NFL Eyes Regular Season Games in Mexico

Football NOT Futbol - NFL Eyes Regular Season Games in Mexico

The National Football League is looking to play a regular season game in Mexico, a country that has become the league's priority market in Latin America, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said. In addition to playing regular season games in Britain, the league wants to expand into Latin America, focusing on Mexico, as part of its international expansion strategy, the commissioner said. continue reading »

Kate Del Castillo:   “I am not a lesbian.” (VIDEO)

Kate Del Castillo:  “I am not a lesbian.” (VIDEO)

“I know many would like me to be one, but no, I’m not a lesbian. I like men a lot.” said Kate in response to questions from her fans and the public about her sexuality. continue reading »

Score a Goal for John Paul in MX - National Collection Drive is Launched in the U.S. for Rosaries

Score a Goal for John Paul in MX - National Collection Drive is Launched in the U.S. for Rosaries

Victor John Mooney, executive director of Queens, New York based – South African Arts International, hopes that 100,000 pilgrims will kick an official 2010 World Cup Match Ball into a goal on a portable soccer field. “With each goal, our plan is to give pilgrims a rosary and a refreshing cup of coca-cola”, said Mooney. continue reading »

Mexican Human Rights  Activist’s Norma Andrade Face Slashed by Attacker

Mexican Human Rights Activist’s Norma Andrade Face Slashed by Attacker

Mexican human rights activist Norma Andrade suffered a knife wound to the face in an attack in this capital and has been hospitalized, officials said. An unknown assailant attacked Andrade at around 8:00 a.m. Friday while she was walking her granddaughter to school, a spokesman for the Mexico City District Attorney's Office told continue reading »

Banderas Asks Mexicans to Join Fight Against Child Sexual Exploitation

Banderas Asks Mexicans to Join Fight Against Child Sexual Exploitation

Spanish actor and producer Antonio Banderas made a call from Mexico for everyone to join the fight against child sexual exploitation, something that, he said, affects not only underdeveloped nations but everyone continue reading »

US Attorney General Faces Renewed Criticism Over Mexico Gun Operation

US Attorney General Faces Renewed Criticism Over Mexico Gun Operation

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has faced a new round of Republican criticism over a controversial tactic in which U.S. authorities allowed gun buyers to move arms into Mexico, destined for drug cartels. continue reading »

How to Fix a Broken Border: Disrupting Smuggling at Its Source

How to Fix a Broken Border: Disrupting Smuggling at Its Source

This week, the Immigration Policy Center releases How to Fix a Broken Border: Disrupting Smuggling at Its Source. This perspectives paper is part two of a three-part series by former Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard. continue reading »