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Cascadas de Agua Azul 

Inspiring waterfalls – the turquoise-blue waters of this waterfall and river are one of the world's most beautiful waterfalls.

Mexicans have so much to be proud of.  Our culture, language, history and traditions are not only rich, full and unique but also fascinating and beautiful.
We are hard-working, decent, friendly, caring, happy people that embrace family unity, respectfulness and generosity. 
We are creative and entrepreneurial with original ideas that enrich and positively contribute to the community.  
We understand our strengths and weaknesses, support each other during the tough times and know how enjoy life during the good ones.
We are open and grateful for any chance that is given to us. We know that understanding where we come from will help raise our future and make a difference. 
We are proud of our heritage and culture!!! 

Read some inspiring success stories!!  and remember to share your story.  

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Highlighting Successful Mexicans & Mexico’s Global “Soft Power” - its cultural, economic & social presence around the World.

Copper Canyon 

Barrancas del Cobre is a group of canyons in northwestern Mexico larger and portions deeper than the Grand Canyon in Arizona.  The walls of the canyon are a copper/green color, which is where the name originates.

La Musica Rompe Fronteras 
La música de estos mariachis une México y Madrid 
Mexicans Making America Great For Decades

    Fox  News                               Oct. 15 - 17

Did you Know? 

Islas Marietas - Marietas Islands

Uninhabited islands with crystal clear waters, white sands, spectacular beauty - one of the few ecological refuges on the planet.


 Beautiful Mexico - Natural Treasures Videos 


See just a little taste of the many beautiful and rich natural treasures Mexico has to offer ​​​

Poll: Tight races in three battleground states 

Tuesday, October 25

Mexico on the Move  

Mexico's automotive sector is at full throttle.  World's sixth largest car exporter.

More jobs created than lost through trade with Mexico     ​​Jim, Doti Orange County Register

Growing Together: Economic Ties between the United States and Mexico  Wilson Center

Fact Sheet: United States-Mexico Relations  The White House Office 

Texas and Mexico: ties that bind  Mayor Sylvester Turner and Dr. Laura Murillo, Houston Chronicle

Mexico ... the country you thought you knew

Las Coloradas- Pink Lagoon  

This rosy lagoon is so pink, seems from a fairy tale, however its  unique color comes from tiny marine microorganisms. Las Coloradas pristine beaches are protected as part of the 150,000 acres of the Rio Lagartos Biosphere.

 Political News- Relevant / Latest  Previous



Trump: U.S. will pay for wall along U.S.-Mexico border ‘with full understanding’ that Mexico will reimburse full cost  The Blaze

The cruelest campaign: Republicans in Hispanic districts  Politico 

Donald Trump Victory Would Send Stocks Plummeting 10 To 15 Percent  Huffington Post

Trump won’t commit to accepting election results, at fiery final debate with Clinton Fox News

It's small cars, not auto jobs, making the big U.S. move to Mexico  CNBC

Fox News Poll: Clinton tops Trump by 6 points  Fox News

Poll: Clinton leads Trump by just 4 points despite lewd comments  Politico 

WikiLeaks releases transcripts of Clinton Goldman Sachs speeches  CNN

Swing-state polls show Trump path to WH narrowing  CNN

Donald Trump Has a Grand Unified Campaign Conspiracy Theory Time

The Trump Allegations: The Latest Updates  The Atlantic

Clinton campaign spokeswoman takes shots at Catholics, evangelicals in leaked email exchange  Fox News

Inside the scramble to save the GOP from Trump Politico  

The GOP tumbles toward anarchy: ‘It’s every person for himself or herself’  Washington Post

Ryan abandons Trump Politico  

Trump, Clinton wage scorched-earth debate   CNN

Ugliest Debate Ever Shane Goldmacher Politico  

Chaos in GOP: Calls grow for Trump to drop out of race  The Hill

Mexican Finance Minister: Trade Protectionism Would Hurt U.S. As Well As Mexico  The Wall Street Journal​​

Hillary Clinton's Wall St speeches published by Wikileaks  BBC

Report: Clinton could be first ever to get 80 percent of Latino vote  The Hill​​

​​Hidden Costs of a Possible U.S.–Mexico Trade War  Wharton Business School​​

Mexico: US neighbor, friend, ally, and third-largest trading partner.  

US - Mexico relationship

has never been more important.


Tecate Ad 

Ad About Building a Beer Wall aired minutes before First Debate 

Mexican cuisine 

One of the few recognized & protected by UNESCO as World Cultural Heritage   

​Dia de los Muertos 

Mexican celebration that has spread around the World. For Mexicans a way to show their heritage and their catholic tradition.

Did you know? 

Some economic facts about the U.S. - Mexico Relations​

    State Polls                            Oct. 10 - 15

Holbox, Isla Mágica - Magic Island

Flamingos and pelicans and Located on the north coast of the Yucatán Peninsula. is home to flamingos, pelicans, herons. and other rich birdlife.  Beloved by bird nerds for its population of exotic avian life.   

​Clinton     45%

Trump      39%

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STUNNING pictures captures celebrations for upcoming ‘Día de Muertos’, or Day of the Dead, in Mexico City  The Sun (UK)

​​Mexico kicks off Day of the Dead  The Sidney Morning Herald (Australia)

Discover Unusual Things to Do in Mexico  Atlas Obscura  (US)

Este millonario hijo de mexicanos quiere levantar a la clase media de México con tecnología Univision (US)

Play, Stay, Do: The Best Golf Courses Near Cancun, Mexico  Golf.com  (US)

Mineral de Pozos: Guanajuato’s Ghost Town Reborn  Travel Pulse (US)

​Day of the Dead festivities held in Talent  News 10 CBS (US)

​Museum celebrates Day of the Dead  Mineral Wells Index (US)

Jóvenes mexicanos enorgullecen a México y enamoran a las redes  El Universal​ (Mex)

Magnificent Mexico: the hoteliers, chefs and architects redefining Mexican cool  The Telegraph (UK)

Que viva Mexico! l’epopea di un’avanguardia  La Stampa (Italy)

20 places to travel in your 20s  The New York Times  (US)

Becky G Gets Emotional in 'Why I Vote' Video Series: Watch  Billboard 

Sylvia Sanchez Alcantara and Lourdes Berho of IWF Mexico to receive women to watch award from Adlatina and Advertising Age International Women's Forum

Young Latino with Perfect AP Computer Science Score Wants to Inspire Others  NBC News  (US)

Day of the Dead exhibit at Dallas' Bath House Cultural Center a celebration of artists  The Dallas Morning News

From swimming with whale sharks to feasting on tacos – Top 12 things to do in Mexico  Daily Star  (UK)

Mexico’s Day of the Dead: nine of the best places to visit Geo-Mexico  (US)

The Top 10 Shows from Mexico City Fashion Week W Magazine (US)

Inspired by 007, Mexico to hold Day of Dead parade  Yahoo (US)

Mexico’s Model Moment Is Now  Vogue (US)

​'Chicharito,' from baby-faced boy next door to superstar deserving of respect  ESPN (US)

Mexico City's Best Museums, Street Walks, and Neighborhood Bistros  Travelers Today  (US)

Just back from ... Mexico City  Harpers Bazaar  (US)

Dodgers' Urias to become youngest starter in MLB playoffs  Centre Daily Times (US)

UW-Stevens Point celebrates several weeks of Day of the Dead WSAW CBS  (US)

​‘Lucha Libre’ Book Series Brings Mexican Wrestlers to Life  KUT (US)

​Top Home Chef finalist Laura Licona brings history, elegance to the table  AZ Central

Discovering the Culture of Mexico City  Town and Country Magazine (US)

7 ​Best Destinations in Mexico for Day of the Dead  The Daily Meal  (US)

Checklist: Merida, Mexico Paste Magazine (US)

6 Designers to Know From Mexico City Fashion Week  W Magazine (US)

Consul of Mexico in KC helps build better relations with U.S.  

The Kansas City Star  (US)

Celebrate Día de Muertos during Chicago Museum Week  ABC 7 Chicago (US)
​​'RiseUp AS ONE' concert bridges U.S.-Mexico border  San Diego Union Tribune  (US)

Arizona-Mexico trade relations should be expanded, officials say  Daily Courier  (US)

The United States' hopes of hosting the 2026 World Cup with Mexico just got a huge boost  Business Insider  (US)

Why Are One Million Americans Moving to Mexico?  International Living  (US)

​GM invests in Mexico as Ford absorbs blows from Trump  Business Standard

Design Week Mexico and Museo Tamayo Launch Museum of Immortality Pavilion  Arch Daily  (US)

​Jarritos - The Journey 

Our stories may have different chapters, they are all bound together by the desire for a better life. 

The Cave of Crystals  ​​

Cueva de los Cristales is a cave approximately 300 m (1,000 ft) below the surface that contains giant selenite crystals, some of the largest natural crystals ever found formed.

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Today's - General Election Poll Average  Real Clear Politics

Clinton  45.3 % (+5.9)

Trump   39.4 % 

Cenote Ik Kil  

Sacred to the Mayans and the Mayans Cenote Ik Kil is 60 metres (200 ft) in diameter and about 40 metres (130 ft) deep, open to the sky with the water level about 26 metres (85 ft) below ground level.  

US Presidential Elections Latest Polls

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​​The Three Choices Facing Principled Republicans  David Frum, The Atlantic

Election Update: There Are 4 Ways This Election Can End — And 3 Involve Clinton Winning  Nate Silver, FiveThirtyEight

El beso de Trump   Raymundo Riva Palacio, El Financiero

¿Qué plan tiene Hillary para México?  Luis Miguel González, El Economista

‘The Election Ended Wednesday Night’  Politico Magazine

Letter: Trump should know Mexico is integral to Nevada economy Reno Gazette Journal 

The Most Irresponsible Thing Ever Said in a Presidential Debate  The Atlantic

Las denuncias de Trump sobre fraude electoral  Andrés Oppenheimer, Reforma

Immigration, Abortion and Guns: The Issues In The Final Debate  Ben Casselman, FiveThirtyEight

La recta final Sergio Sarmiento, Reforma

Yes, Ford Is Building Plants in Mexico. No, It’s Not Cutting U.S. Jobs.  Bill Vlasic, The New York Times

RNC members agree with Trump: It's rigged Kyle Cheney, Politico  

Election Update: Clinton’s Texas Opportunity (And Her Texas Problem) Nate Silver, FiveThirtyEight

¿Y si ganara Trump? Leonardo Curzio, El Universal

El problema de los republicanos: ¿mujeres sí, latinos no?  Andrés Oppenheimer, Reforma

Y cuando despertó, Donald Trump seguía allí  Edgar Amador, Excelsior

22 toxic days for Hillary Clinton Annie Karni & Glenn Thrush Politico 

La terrible victoria de Donald Trump Gabriel Guerra, El Universal

Trump, el factor de victoria para Hillary  Jose Carreño Figueras, Excelsior

‘The Wall Is a Fantasy’   Declan Walsh  New York Times

How Mexico’s president may have rescued his country  Jonathan Tepperman, The Washington Post

Trump Goes to War Molly Ball, The Atlantic

¿Ya ganó Hillary? Alejandro Gil Recasens, El Financiero

Cuatro Ciénegas 

protected biological reserve of small ecosystems white dunes and many wetlands with fauna, flora and bioforms unique in the world. 

Sumidero Canyon - Cañon del Sumidero in Chiapas

One of 7 World's natural wonders. Surrounded by a national park, running the Grijalva River in vertical walls as high as 1000 meters the canyon also has thirty rapids, waterfalls and beaches. 

"The Aquarium of the World": Sea of Cortez  

More than 900 fish species, 32 types of marine mammal, blue whales, gnarled humpbacks and grey whales are seen here.

Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve Ecosystem  

A World Heritage Site containing most of the over-wintering sites of the eastern population of the monarch butterfly.  Millions of butterflies arrive in the reserve annually.

Huasteca Potosina 

Landscapes,  lush vegetation, rivers,  spectacular waterfalls, caves and deep abysses.  An ecological paradise offering a variety of ecotourism attractions and outdoor adventure.    

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