Rarámuri

Indigenous Peoples The Rarámuri or Tarahumara are a Native American people of northwestern Mexico. Headlines Mexico: Killing of Rarámuri leader highlights lack of state protection for human rights defenders – Amnesty Latest land defender murder cements Mexico’s deadly reputation – Guardian Recommended Listening Pascolas y Matachines. La Voz de la Sierra Tarahumara. For more Mexico …

Mexico-USA Borderlands

Photo: Nogales We need a better understanding of where the United States and Mexico meet. The ten border states — Arizona, Baja California, California, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, New Mexico, Sonora, Tamaulipas, and Texas — together exercise an economy that ranks third in the world for size. (double checking) Updating Planeta’s guides to borderland jewels …

La Cosecha Market

Logo One of Ron’s favorite world markets is in Oaxaca City, Mexico. Kudos to our friends, vendors and clients alike at La Cosecha, Macedonio Alcalá #806 Key Links https://www.facebook.com/LaCosechaOaxaca https://goo.gl/maps/y4GmaR7aAg32 Facebook YouTube Embedded Tweets El Gobernador @alejandromurat y el Presidente Municipal @JAHFraguas disfrutan de la gastronomía del Mercado orgánico La Cosecha e invita a los …

Oaxaca Links

Escudo Oaxaca Links related to Oaxaca presented in somewhat random fashion: New El Piñero de la Cuenca http://www.elpinerodelacuenca.com.mx https://www.facebook.com/pg/ElPinerodelaCuenca https://twitter.com/ELPINERO San Juan Bautista Tuxtepec https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Juan_Bautista_Tuxtepec Santa María Zacatepec https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Santa_Mar%C3%ADa_Zacatepec San Vicente Coatlán https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Vicente_Coatl%C3%A1n San Antonino Castillo Velasco https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Antonino_Castillo_Velasco   Favorites Aqui Oaxaca En Amor Arte de Oaxaca Go Oaxaca Oaxaca Lending Library Oaxaca – Confluence.org …

Wild México

Poster Planeta.com features biodiversity, parks and wildlife around the world. This page spotlights Mexico. Parks La Encrucijada Biosphere Reserve Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Biosphere Reserve Mexico’s Monarch Butterfly Sanctuaries Communication and Conservation in Mexico Cabo Pulmo National Park Parque Nacional Revillagigedo Exploring Popocatépetl and Ixtaccíhuatl National Park Cumbres Del Ajusco Government Agencies CONANP Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y …

Pueblos indígenas en red: apropiaciones tecnológicas contemporáneas

Photo: Danza de la Pluma, Teotitlán del Valle Mexico City – Livestreaming today Monday, October 22, International Symposium on “Networked Indigenous Peoples: Contemporary Technological Appropriations” (Simposio Internacional acerca de los “Pueblos indígenas en red: apropiaciones tecnológicas contemporáneas”) Key Links https://www.iis.unam.mx https://www.iis.unam.mx/event/pueblos-indigenas-en-red-apropiaciones-tecnologicas-contemporaneas https://www.facebook.com/IISUNAM/ https://www.youtube.com/user/canaliisunam Coordinator: Elena Nava Morales Participants: Natividad Gutiérrez Chong, Lilia Héber Pérez Díaz, …

Pueblos Mágicos

Pueblos Mágicos (Magical Towns) is an initiative led by Mexico’s Secretariat of Tourism (Sectur), with the support from other federal agencies, to promote a series of towns around the country that offer visitors a “magical” experience – by reason of their natural beauty, cultural richness, traditions, folklore, historical relevance, cuisine, art crafts and great hospitality. …

Sinaloa Links

Sinaloa flag Links related to Sinaloa presented in somewhat random fashion: Events Carnaval de Mazatlán Government http://www.sinaloa.gob.mx @gobsinaloa Radio Radio Sinaloa Baseball Pagina de Inicio https://twitter.com/clubtomateros Trees Notable among the tree species is the Elephant tree, Bursera microphylla. Indigenous Peoples http://www.houstonculture.org/mexico/sinaloa.html Reference Current time in Mazatlán Culiacán http://culiacan.gob.mx http://www.culiacan.com.mx http://www.tomateros.com.mx – https://twitter.com/clubtomateros http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Culiac%C3%A1n XEBL-AM/XHBL-FM is …

Mexico’s Monarch Butterfly Sanctuaries

Photo: Marlene Ehrenberg, Monarch Butterflies Updating for 2018. Suggestions are welcome. Mexico – The country’s most visited protected area showcases a natural marvel and mark your calendar — butterfly season lasts from November to March. Sanctuaries in the states of Mexico and Michoacan open their tourist services to the public from November to March. These …

UNAM

Photo: Mural Mexico City – With an enrollment of nearly half a million students and a teaching staff of 25,000, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) has the largest campus in the Americas. Located in the southern part of the city, the university has amazing mosaics, the Olympic Stadium and a campus built on top …