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Mexico-Texas share same baseball team

Mexico-Texas share same baseball team

Sports have often been a unifying force; having the ability to erase socio-economic barriers, transcend race, and even overcome politics. Such is the case of the Tecolotes de los Dos Laredos. The world’s only binational professional baseball team has home stadiums in...

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Firefighting no longer solely a man’s job in Mexico

Firefighting no longer solely a man’s job in Mexico

While safety has always been of utmost concern for first responders, during this pandemic rushing to the scene of any incident comes with a more cautionary approach to ensure no one’s health is compromised. Griselda Sotelo, commander of the Volunteer Fire Department...

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Pandemic underscores need to bridge digital divide

Pandemic underscores need to bridge digital divide

COVID-19 has exacerbated the digital divide. Those who do not have internet and the devices to use it are falling even further behind. While so much of the news has been about how those in K-12 are struggling with virtual education, the reality is it’s also impacting...

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Pandemic cooling off world coffee market

Pandemic cooling off world coffee market

COVID-19 is taking its toll on the international coffee market. With cafes and restaurants closing or not operating at full capacity, less coffee is being sold. The trickle down effect means growers are struggling even more. This is particularly bad for farmers in...

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