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Mexico took Día de Los Reyes seriously, and transformed it into a celebration among family and close friends. At the center of the holiday is a delicious cake.
Throughout human history, migration has been a courageous expression of the individual’s will to overcome adversity and to live a better life.
The celebration is appearing more and more in the United States, home to a large Mexican community.
Afro-Mexicans proudly share the story of “El Yanga,” apparently an enslaved prince from the Yang-Bara tribe from Gabon, who helped slaves to be free from the Spanish around 1570.