dresden-codex
Steve Russell
8/24/16
New research on the Dresden Codex, one of only three that escaped the bonfires the Spanish conquistadors made of Mayan libraries, appears to show that what was at first considered ...
piramide-de-la-luna-teotihuacan-mexico
Steve Russell
8/15/16
You can’t steal something that has no owner, and this obvious fact was the moral cover for virtually all of the real estate in the Americas—the so-called New World—becoming owned b...
istock-maize
Dale Carson
7/9/16
A lot of people call it “life itself,” “the source of life,” or “sacred mother corn.” The Aztec Corn Goddess is Chicomecoatl...
san-diego-state-university-mascot-facebook
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
6/22/16
In this era of heightened awareness about the offensiveness of Indian mascots it seems shocking when a publicly funded institution like a school refuses to abolish one—especially a...
John Huerta's Elizabeth
Christina Rose
11/1/14
The Day of the Dead has become an increasingly popular celebration, especially in the arts...
Dale Carson
8/8/14
Growing up, my mother used popcorn to garnish cream of tomato soup with a few popped kernels on top "to make it pretty." I thought everbody did that...
Will Falk
3/4/14
What do you see when you look out across San Diego and see the San Salvador being reconstructed?...
Steve Russell
4/10/13

Néret-Minet Tessier & Sarrou, a Parisian auction house that I’m sure perceives itself as catering to only the “best people,” is about to auction off cultural patrimony looted from the Hopi Nation....

ICTMN Staff
12/12/12
Not only is today the last time in the foreseeable future that the month, day and year will be the same but it’s also the day for the annual homage to the Virgin of Guadalupe in Me...

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