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Mago Torres spoke at NEIU

A Mexican journalist who worked in the Panama Papers speaks in NEIU

March 28, 2019

On March 14, Northeastern Illinois University received the guest speaker Mago Torres, who is a Mexican journalist, researcher and scholar that c...

Trump’s disheveled, divided America: A response to the protest in Charlottesville

Sarahy Lopez, News Editor

August 22, 2017

As someone who was born from Mexican immigrants, I’m shocked and angry at the abhorrent actions of the Neo-Nazi groups that descended upon Charlottesville on Aug. 12. I obsessively followed the news stories that appeared that entire week, and was in utter disbelief, fearing for the safety of the counter-protesters that...

Many western Mexican towns claim to have originated Mariachi music.

Brought Back by the Sounds of Mexico

October 7, 2014

As part of NEIU’s celebration of Hispanic Heritage month, the Grammy Award-nominated Sones de Mexico...

Two Spirits

The Untold History of Gay Marriage and Two-Spirits

March 6, 2013

  The film Two Spirits is a sad but empowering film about a hate crime committed against Freddi...

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