The Real Mexican Revolution: The Futile Fight for the Protection of Journalists in Mexico

I woke up to another typical news event in Mexico: A journalist was found dead by the side of the road after being tortured and stabbed. I do not remember the date, nor the exact headline, but I do remember how I felt. On the one hand, it did not surprise me at all. On … More The Real Mexican Revolution: The Futile Fight for the Protection of Journalists in Mexico

The Route of Modern Music: Black Artists And Their Impact

Ahhh… Where would we be without Black artists? Probably nowhere. The influence Black people have had on music is immense: it is impossible to account for every little way in which they have molded this art form. Without them, the landscape of contemporary music would be very different and all of the major genres that … More The Route of Modern Music: Black Artists And Their Impact

25 Years Later, “(What’s The Story) Morning Glory?” Remains One Of The Greatest Albums of All Time

Octavio GonzalezOctober 26, 2020 A quarter of a century later, Oasis’ second album still feels fresh and ambitious. On October 2, 1995, Oasis released (What’s The Story) Morning Glory?, an album that catapulted them to stardom and that defined an entire generation. Following the momentum of their singles “Supersonic”, “Shakermaker”, and “Live Forever”, their debut … More 25 Years Later, “(What’s The Story) Morning Glory?” Remains One Of The Greatest Albums of All Time