Op-Ed: No, Cinco de Mayo Isn’t Mexican Independence Day

A painting of a scene from the Battle of Puebla, the lopsided battle Mexican soldiers fought, and won, against the French on May 5, 1862.  May 5, 2016 || By Gustavo Lira || OPINION  It began in the late 70’s due in large part to the marketing efforts of beer companies to sell more beer.  It has now become an annual event.  I’m sure many … Continue reading Op-Ed: No, Cinco de Mayo Isn’t Mexican Independence Day