Cinco de Mayo—Revisión, Redux, Redo

It’s ironic to find myself writing about Cinco de Mayo on the 7th of May. Equally ironic is the fact that this holiday which celebrates the 1862 Mexican victory at the Battle of Pueblo isn’t so much of a holiday in Mexico as it is a Mexican American heritage holiday in America. Most major US cities hosted parades, carnivals and celebrations today to commemorate this day of Mexican American pride. But when it really comes right down to it, Cinco...