Updated at the bottom: A UCLA professor weighs in on the question and says yes. First posted at 12:18 p.m.
Perhaps in a nod to its Spanish speaking majority, the Catholic Church today announced that Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina is its new pope.
He will apparently go by the name of Pope Franc ... More >>
Los Angeles is turning into Mexico!
It's a racist old joke told by the likes of Adam Carolla and Jay Leno, to name a few. The problem is, it's just not true.
Sure, one out of every two of us in the county is Latino, but that's a far cry from a town turning into Mexico. Here's why:
cafepress.comThe richest guy in the world (Carlos Slim Helú) is Mexican. But when you think wealth, you don't think Latino. And, well, you're mostly right.
A new report from the Pew Research Center says that during this Great Recession, the wealth gap between whites and Latinos and whites a ... More >>
Richboy Slim, worth $74 billion.Forbes' annual list of "The World's Billionaires" was released this week, and (gasp) a Mexican, Carlos Slim Helu, took the top spot for the second time in a row.
The U.S. grip on the billionaire game, and California's too, has been slipping even as the ultra-r ... More >>
Carlos Slim Helu.It is whispered among some Mexican-Americans that rich Mexicans don't tend to keep residences in the Los Angeles area, preferring San Diego (La Jolla, Bonita, Chula Vista) New York and, of course, Mexico City over America's most-Latino city: The region's deep history of anti- ... More >>