Bocafloja in the Borderlands

I attended the Bocafloja concert in Phoenix, Ariz. last Thursday. The Mexico City artist narrates the experience of the body of the oppressed as a vehicle of transgression to hegemonic structures in his most recent album Patologías del Invisible Incómodo, released in 2012. Thank you wikipedia for condensing something so complex into one sentence. The [...]

Swine Flu deaths climbs to 103

Deaths in Mexico due to swine flu have risen to 103, tomorrow I'm heading out to some neighborhoods outside of Roma and El Centro . . . I'll keep you updated as we go. From the article above: "Yes, it's quite possible for this virus to evolve," Keiji Fukuda, acting WHO assistant director-general for health, [...]

Guns for cash

El Ejercito, or the Army in Mexico, is doing a trade in program. In Mexico where guns can only be owned with military permission they are allowing people to line up and trade everything from hunting rifles to Saturday night specials to assault rifles for cash and in some cases computers.

DF – Day One

First day in DF! Here is a picture from Brazil (because I haven't shot anything since I've been lugging pounds of gear. The lily pad is neat it grows feet wide and has spikes on the bottom so fish don't eat it. Very beautiful flower as well, rather torn on some sides, but beautiful nonetheless.