When we announced last year that Latinos are now the largest minority group on college campuses, some of you Hispanic-haters were quick to latch on to the fact that many of these places were two-year institutions of the community variety. Sure, they're high schools with ash trays. And Latinos are d ... More >>
You thought A Day Without A Mexican was just a movie. But more and more, the wildest dreams of anti-illegal-immigration activists are coming true. California's population growth is coming to a halt, says a new USC study (PDF), and much of that is the result of decreasing immigration. At the same ... More >>
There was a time when uttering the word Mexican was impolite. Cops in Southern California would call anyone with brown skin a Mexican. And those of us who were born here preferred other terms such as Mexican American, Chicano and Latino. How could you tell if someone was born here by looking at th ... More >>
What would comprehensive immigration reform look like if the Feds got off their duffs?
Do undocumented migrants steal jobs from American workers?
Two women, two fractured American dreams
One Mexican who doesn't give a caca about citizenship
Mellifluous D.F. diction meets Midwestern drawl
Why do wabs like Blood In, Blood Out and gabachos like Kill Bill?
"Saddam Hussein looked like my freakin’ uncle with the ostrich boots, and I can easily pass for the Iranian president. All I need is a khaki Members Only jacket."
How a Democratic state could elect a Republican