Mexican and Salvadoran

People need to know who I am, where I come from… not necessarily where I come from, but where my parents came from, and how their cultures nurtured me. I know a lot of mixed kids like me, Mexican and Salvadoran; we’re common in California. When I was a young-buck, I didn’t know what I … Continue reading

Gang-banging: Cultural Differences Among Latinos in California

I met Yazmin at a Shell gas station last Thursday.  It was raining and we had nowhere to go, so we just sat in her car. So we’re sitting there and she says, “my cousin”.  Her cousin opens the door, introduces himself, and gets in. Long story short, we end up talking about his experiences … Continue reading