Tag: Mexico

Mexico Threatens to Pull out of Miss Universe Pageant Following Donald Trump’s Remarks

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June 28, 2015 

The president of the organization that chooses Miss Mexico is no happy with Donald Trump’s negative comments about Mexicans during his presidential bid. During an interview with Mexican radio channel Radio Formula, Lupita Jones said she feels disrespected as a Mexican and a woman after Trump’s allegations that Mexican exports drugs, crime and rapists to….

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Univision Drops Miss USA Pageant After Donald Trump Calls Mexicans Rapists

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June 26, 2015 

All hell is breaking loose on Donald Trump after his racist rants about Mexican immigrant comments. Now it looks like Univision is jumping on the full scale backlash and will no longer air the hugely popular Miss USA, which is owned by Miss Universe. If that was not enough the Colombian singer J Balvin, co-host….

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Leon Trotsky Biopic “El Elegido” Shooting In Mexico

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May 18, 2015 

A film about Soviet revolutionary Leon Trotsky‘s life and death in Mexico is wrapping up production. In 1940, the former Russian leader turned up in Mexico at the invitation of Mexican Communists like Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo. He was murdered by a Spanish immigrant turned soviet agent named Ramon Mercader. He drove an ice….

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China Has Overtaken Mexico In Number Of Immigrants To The U.S.

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May 04, 2015 

In a trend that’s sure to surprise many anti-immigration and border control advocates, China is now the number one place from where immigrants are coming to the United States. In 2013 147,000 Chinese people immigrated to the United States. That’s compared to 125,000 from Mexico and 127,000 from India. So, really Mexico is only in….

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María Elena Velasco: ‘La India Maria’ Actress Passes Away

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May 01, 2015 

Another of Mexico’s great stars of the silver screen passes away. María Elena Velasco, better known as her character “La India María,” passed away at the age of 74 from stomach cancer. Velasco starred in more then 20 films portraying María Nicolasa Cruz, “La India María. She also portrayed her character in television in the….

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