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As American as July 4th — on May 5th

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It’s true that Cinco de Mayo is more popular and more celebrated in California than in Mexico, where the Battle of Puebla that it commemorates actually took place. But contrary to popular belief, that is not because of U.S. Latinos’ flimsy grasp of history, says David Hayes-​Bautista. In fact, it’s just the opposite. Hayes-​Bautista, an … Continue reading As American as July 4th — on May 5th