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· September, 2006

Stories about Mexico from September, 2006

Peru: Food: Anthony Bourdain, Vegan Cuisine, and Latin-Fusion

Peruvian cuisine continues its international surge. Peru Food serves up a video of renowned culinary explorer Anthony Bourdain visiting Peru and a recommendation for those interested in vegan Peruvian dishes....

Mexico: If Chavez Visits

Political commentator Ana Maria Salazar explains why she hopes that Hugo Chavez comes to Mexico. Also, another helpful roundup of the day's news.

Global Food Blog Report #32

#1: From Sri Lanka, Moju meditations on Hitler and Vegetarianism: "Hitler was a vegetarian" As you can see below from the quotes of Hitler…he was a vegetarian and a teetotaler!...

Mexico: Battle of the Gritos Part II

What a confusing twist of events. What first had appeared to be a “battle of the gritos” in Mexico City's Zocalo Plaza will now be an event of silence. As...

Mexico, Spain: El Intermediario by Hernán Casciari

Andrés Bianciotto, in a bilingual post, recommends a short story by Argentine-Spanish blogger Hernán Casciari.

Mexico: Billie's Blog

Mexico in English introduces Billie's Blog, authored by a ” woman who has recently sold her home in Houston and gone to live with her husband in San Miguel Allende....

Mexico: The Battle of the Gritos

Eduardo Arcos informs his readers that López Obrador, who lost the presidential election to Felipe Calderón will give el grito [a ceremonious scream on independence eve] in Mexico City's zócalo...

Mexico: Oaxaca’s Popular Assembly Storms Government Offices

Writing from Oaxaca, Nancy Davies says the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca (APPO) “declared the governor Ulises Ruiz Ortíz (URO) ‘proscrito – banned, exiled, unwelcome – in the...

Mexico, Brazil: A Tale of two Presidential Elections

Ricardo Carreón, a Mexican businessman living in Brazil, has a fascinating comparison between elections in the two countries.

Spain, Mexico: Third Blog Anniversary

Mexicanos en España, a weblog dedicated to – you guessed it – Mexicans in Spain, celebrates it's third anniversary.

Mexico: Calderon as president

Two months after Mexican voters went to the polls, Felipe Calderón has been officially declared president-elect of Mexico. Boz rounds up the mainstream media's reaction while A.M. Mora y Leon...

Mexico: New York Yankees Vs. Sultanes de Monterrey

It would seem that the marketing department of Monterrey's Sultanes got some creative inspiration from the New York Yankees.

Mexico: Elections: A Winner, Finally

More liveblogging from Eduardo Arcos, this time of the decision by Mexico's electoral tribunal to declare Felipe Calderón winner of the July 2 presidential election (ES). El Blog de Rodrigo...

BlogDay 2006 in Latin America

On August 31 bloggers around the world tried to make the planet a tad smaller, a wee bit more familiar, by introducing five new blogs to their readers. Here is...

Mexico: Presidential Address Blocked by Protesters

It seems that Mexican politics have gotten beyond comical. To capture the tension of outgoing President Vicente Fox's state of the nation address, Ceci Connolly recommends a cartoon by Luis...

Mexico, USA: Review of “Quinceañera'”

Puerto Rican blogger Fausta Wertz reviews the Sony Classics film “Quinceañera”, which is set in a Mexican community in Los Angeles.

Mexico: Skypecast of Bloggers Reunion

Iván Mejía informs Eduardo Arcos that you too can join the September 1 bloggers meetup in Xalapa, Veracruz (ES) by using Skype.

Mexico: “State of Blogging in Mexico after the 2006 Election”

Ricardo Carreón gives a personalized account of Mexico's blogging history: “For me it is clear that the Election was the killer application for Mexican blogs. However, I think that those...

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