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THE MAGIC OF MATA ORTIZ

By on April 1, 2011 in Culture Category

Most Americans have stopped traveling to Mata Ortiz, just 140 miles south of the border because of the drug war and it’s too bad.

The once forgotten town has dusted off its prehistoric roots and has become synonymous with cutting edge 21st century pottery, creating a revolution in mud, not blood.

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FISTS OF FURY

By on April 1, 2011 in Culture Category

These women call themselves the Asgarda and they are seeking nothing short of complete autonomy from men.

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99 BOTTLES OF BEER

It’s nothing new; throughout human history, fermented beverages have been brewed for heady consumption.

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HOMEGROWN CINEMA

In an age where independent films and global cinema are so readily available, it is well worth taking a look at the past and present of the African continent’s cinematic history.

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THE OTHER SIDE OF THE CARNIVAL

By on February 1, 2011 in Culture Category, Oddities Category

Carnival, the annual rite of letting your alter ego out of the cage, has many faces, customs and costumes.

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