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  • Many people confuse Veterans Day and Memorial Day. Don t

    Many people confuse Veterans Day and Memorial Day. Don't

    Por: Matthew T. Hall/U-T San Diego   |   Hace 34 minutos

    There's a difference

    The difference between Veterans Day and Memorial Day is confusing for many people, and it shouldn't be. Here's a handy guide to help you distinguish Veterans Day, Tuesday's holiday, always celebrated on Nov. 11, from Memorial Day, which falls on the last Monday in May. And by handy guide, we mean: Marine veteran and ex-San Diego mayoral candidate Nathan Fletcher explained...

  • Why Mexico Needs UBER

    Why Mexico Needs UBER

    Por: Cal Trimble   |   Hace 44 minutos

    Traveling Safely and Comfortably shouldn't be a luxury

    For many cities around the world, UBER has become more than just an app-based transportation service — it has quickly become an important and integral component of that city's transportation system. But UBER thrives not only in cities with modern transportation systems but also in those with not-so-advanced transportation systems as well. For cities and underdeveloped countries in the latter...

  • Forgotten Heroes : Every Soldier Of The  E Company

    "Forgotten Heroes": Every Soldier Of The 'E Company'

    Por: Zyanya Figueroa   |   Hace 45 minutos

    These army men fought of the U.S. during World War II

    In spite of their heroic acts, it's very rare to hear speak of them, not even on Memorial Day are they remembered. The soldiers of the 'E Company' , known as the only Mexican-American division to fight in World War II, the 'E Company' fought against the Nazis in the South of Italy, helping to free Rome in 1994, many of them died during the crossing go Río Rápido, however it seems to...

  • 90% Of Mexicans Are Sure Their Political Parties Are Corrupt

    90% Of Mexicans Are Sure Their Political Parties Are Corrupt

    Por: Zyanya Figueroa   |   Hace 3 días

    Corruption has Mexico on ICU

    MEXICO.- According to research and data published in her book, Anatomía de la Corrupción, María Amparo Casar , a political analyst from the Center for Economic Research and Teaching (CIDE) , mentions that Mexico scored 35 points out of 100 regarding its perception of corruption, placing it on number 103 of the 175 countries on its index. With 71% of the population thinking that...

  • Chinese  Enterpreneurs  Exploit Mexican Children For Amber Extraction

    Chinese "Enterpreneurs" Exploit Mexican Children For Amber Extraction

    Por: Elizabeth Rosales   |   Hace 5 días

    Organized crime has taken over this fundamental jewel

    CHIAPAS, MEXICO.- Chinese dealers has recently set their attention upon Chiapas potential mines, were amber and manpower are abundant, specially when it comes to hiring children for the extraction of said jewel. Adults and children are being hired by Chinese people in Simojovel, Chiapas for the illegal extraction of amber, "right beside the hidden and protected drug plantations of poppy...

  • Tijuana Toll Exemption Protest Planned for May 30th

    Tijuana Toll Exemption Protest Planned for May 30th

    Por: Cal Trimble   |   Hace 1 semana

    Residents South of Playas de Tijuana Toll Booth Push for Exemption

    TIJUANA.- On May 30th, 2015, a group of residents living along the stretch of highway to the south of the Playas de Tijuana toll booth plan to gather at the toll booth to protest the authorities' unwillingness to grant an exemption. The protest is yet another in a series of actions planned by the group to rally for exemption from a toll fee that they claim is not only unfair, but also...

  • Tijuana and the future of trade

    Tijuana and the future of trade

    Por: Miguel Marshall   |   Hace 1 semana

    We can help change the Mexican economy by generating more Tijuana–California success stories

    Since 1928, Tijuana, Mexico, has been portrayed as the city of sin – the place that allowed “mob entrepreneurs” to take advantage of its strategic location in order to satisfy US demand for all things illegal. Tijuana also became the most visited border city in the world, mainly thanks to tourism. In 1994, when the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) came into effect, it was widely...

  • Tijuana Youths Graduate From Forest Whitaker s  Harmonizing Program

    Tijuana Youths Graduate From Forest Whitaker's 'Harmonizing Program'

    Por: Elizabeth Rosales   |   Hace 1 semana

    The initiative started 16 months ago

    TIJUANA.- Thirty four teenagers from Tijuana who were selected to be part of renown actor Forest Whitaker's 'Harmonizing Program ' graduated from said program last night at UABC's Lecture Hall. This is the first group of many to come, which has benefitted from the 'Whitaker Peace and Development Initiative' (WPDI) , a program that helps teens living in vulnerable areas of the region. ...

  • Uber Responds To Taxi Drivers Incident in Tijuana:  We all have the right to choose how we move around

    Uber Responds To Taxi Drivers Incident in Tijuana: "We all have the right to choose how we move around"

    Por: José Luis Sánchez Macías   |   Hace 1 semana

    Regarding yesterday's incident between two taxi drivers and a Uber unit

    TIJUANA.- Uber, the private transportation company, has made a public comment regarding the altercation that took place yesterday between two taxi drivers and a service associate, who was carrying two passengers: "Every citizen of Tijuana has the right of choosing they way they move around throughout the city. Here at Uber, we work to provide safe and reliable options for private...

  • VIDEO | Taxi Drivers Threaten Uber Driver in Tijuana

    VIDEO | Taxi Drivers Threaten Uber Driver in Tijuana

    Por: José Luis Sánchez Macías   |   Hace 1 semana

    Physical confrontations among the old and new ways of transportation have arrived to the city

    TIJUANA.- A video posted today on YouTube by a user named tijuangrass shows how two taxi drivers threaten and blocked the way of an Uber driver, who was taking some passengers to their destination. VIDEO: TAXI DRIVERS CONFRONT UBER DRIVER IN OTAY http://www.metatube.com/en/videos/274760/Taxis-parar-a-Uber-en-Tijuana/ The incident occurred in front of Plaza Americana,...