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March, 2020

  • 26 March

    The United States Should Adopt Some of Mexico’s Electoral Laws

    By: Mario Conde, Reporter As we approached another Presidential election this fall, I came to the conclusion that this will be another two-party system contest and people will have to choose between the lesser of the two evils. Donald Trump will face former Vice-President Joe Biden in the general election …

December, 2019

  • 25 December

    The history of December 25th

    By: Mario Beltrán Mainero Consul for Community and Political Affairs at the Consulate of Mexico in Calexico I had the “luck” of being born on December 25. This meant that my birthday always coincided with Christmas. Fortunately, my mother always threatened my relatives that it was important for my personal …

October, 2019

  • 12 October

    Why globalism (and regionalism) will triumph over nationalism

    By: Mario Beltrán Mainero Consul for Community and Political Affairs at the Consulate of Mexico in Calexico In recent years a nationalist wave has hit every corner of the Earth. Different leaders in Europe, the Americas, and other places have won elections on a nationalistic, anti-foreigner platform. Claiming that it …

August, 2019

  • 7 August

    Civil Rights and Gun Reform Groups Hosted Rally to Denounce Hate and Demand Action

    Voto Latino, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, LCLAA and MoveOn Join Social and Labor Justice Organizations to Lead Protest WASHINGTON – Voto Latino, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, MoveOn, the Service Employees International Union, Labor Council For Latin American Advancement, and American Federation of …

July, 2019

  • 11 July

    The Art of Being Bilingual

    By: Ellie Burgueño Being bilingual is much more than just speaking two languages ​​fluently. Being bilingual is understanding two cultures, two countries, two communities and being involved in the process. Being bilingual is an art. In this border region, divided by a fence and a “wall”, most people certainly understand …

February, 2019

  • 27 February

    Binational Efforts Should Continue Regardless of Who Comes or Goes

    By: Mario Conde, reporter On Friday, Sept. 27, 2017, Mexicali was the host of the first mayor’s summit. The event gathered the mayors from Imperial Valley, Yuma, Somerton, and San Luis, Arizona, and Sonora. This was the first event of its kind in Mexicali to set a working agenda to …

January, 2019

  • 21 January

    California Needs a Stronger Republican Party

    By: Mario Conde, Reporter Election results should have been certified by every county in California by this time. As the results show, Republicans have been reduced to a minority in which an opposition voice against the Democratic Party’s control of California will be almost non-existent. It was the decision of …

  • 20 January

    Binational Economic Hub

    By: Xavier Rivas For the astronaut José Hernández who among his clients at Tierra y Luna Engineering Company are Boeing and NASA, the new concept that, at the initiative of Mayor Santos González Yescas of San Luis Río Colorado, Sonora, has woven with the acceptance of Imperial County California and …

July, 2018

  • 29 July


    By: Teodoro Rentería Arróyave For several decades in our “Comments on Time”, we had argued that when the elector Mexican people were aware that their vote was not only used to select one or several candidates but to reward or punish politicians aspiring to elected positions, political parties and governments, …

June, 2018

  • 13 June


    By: Teodoro Rentería Arróyave As we write in advance for the radio, in the so-called Third Presidential Debate, which should be called stricto sensu, debate of candidates or aspirants to the Presidency of the Republic or debate for the Presidency, it is to be noted that again the one marking …