The Page Turner
Today I want to discuss what happens in the first days following the death of a foreign national who dies in México.
After talking to several of my friends over the past few months I have come to the conclusion that too many of us act as if we will pick the time and place of our ultimate demise.
Although the State of Oaxaca is one of the states that specifically prohibit same-sex marriage, a few judges have granted the requests of same-sex couples to marry.
If you hear a story about China Poblana different that the one I am going to tell, do not be surprised, as there seem to be a few.
I believe México’s current President, Enrique Peña Nieto, is wise in his attempt to change the country’s constitution to permit outside investors.
If I ever think about going to or coming from the States other than by flying, I hope someone will give me a copy of this article.
In 1995 the Mexican government under President Ernesto Zedillo privatized its railroads and in 1997 terminated all passenger service.
Mario López Valdez, the Governor of Sinaloa helped lobby to have Julia Pastrana’s remains repatriated to Mexico for burial.
Although one may choose not to read an article with the headline “The World’s Ugliest Woman,” it cannot go unnoticed.
Although it may not be “official,” México, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico all recognize the Guayabera as a form of “national dress.”
The Yaqui nation of indigenous Indians have objected to the project that will draw water from the Yaquin river basin and divert it to Hermosillo.
COOL opponents’ argued that the program costs would far outweighed the benefits and that the marketplace and consumers should drive the need for such programs.
There’s a peculiar practice in Mexican politics called ‘plurinominalidad’ or the ‘gifting’ of congressional seats and this is how Deschamps became a senator.
In a ruthless and cunning manner and in a relatively short time period he conquered what is now known as México and claimed the land for Spain.
By the end of the 16th century the oldest surviving winery in the New World had been established; operating today as Casa Madero in the state of Coahuila.