How California got its name

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 Anything donning the name “California” may very well owe its namesake to a 16th century Spanish romance novel and a fantastical island populated with women and gold. “It’s out of Spanish literature, no doubt about...

Deported migrants featured in new interactive border wall art in Tijuana

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The border wall that cuts off Tijuana’s beach from its American counterpart was transformed last Friday into a canvas that tells the stories of deported migrants. The interactive art installation at Playas de Tijuana by...

2019 San Diego Mariachi Summit Gala Concert

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  As a way to celebrate one of the most beloved and emblematic traditions of the Mexican culture, The San Diego Civic Theatre will host the 2019 edition of the San Diego International Mariachi Summit...

Our community is resilient, but we are hurting

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Our words carry power to heal and to unite. Our words may carry hate just as it may carry love. We chose love. Our love is active. When we drop water at the desert...

Trump has done the impossible: He has united the Democrats

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The fractious opposition party had been holding one of its regular Festivals of Gratuitous Self-Injury over the past few weeks on the matter of race. Sen. Kamala Harris (Calif.) and other Democratic presidential candidates...

Trump admin official says ICE ready to deport around 1 million undocumented immigrants

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Immigration officials are set to deport approximately one million immigrants who entered the United States illegally, according to a Trump administration official. Ken Cuccinelli, former Virginia attorney general and acting director of the U.S. Citizenship...

Illegal immigration is an American tradition

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I know a guy in Georgia who is descended from six generations of Irish that have all lived on the same piece of land since the early 1800s. The first to arrive in Georgia...

Herbert Siguenza: Melding Cultures

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California has always been a state of both Latino and Anglo cultures. Herbert Siguenza, the Playwright in Residence, at the San Diego Repertory Theater has the gift of melding both cultures together and reaching...

Reflections on the Jewish Arts Festival

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The 24th Annual Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts festival, directed and produced by Todd Salovey, has been a multicultural learning experience for me. First was the exhibit of Boris Malkin , a painter, graphic...

A Night of Jewish Culture

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Monday evening was a good example of Jewish culture from around the world at the 24th Annual Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts festival, directed and produced by Todd Salovey. Fist was the exhibit of...