By Brian Antonio Sieve, Metropolitan Community Church, August 3, 2019 I moved to Juarez-El Paso June 1, 2019 to be pastor of Metropolitan Community Church of El Paso (MCC). MCC EL Paso is part of a global denomination founded in 1968 to be the first safe churches for LGBTQ+ folks. Our church here in El… Read More Pastor Brian Antonio Sieve Remembers August 3, 2019
By Corinne Chacón In the hours and days after the tragic assault on El Paso which took place at the Cielo Vista Walmart on August 3, 2019, I grappled, like so many others, with a swarm of emotions. My feelings included shock, intense sadness, a fury at the murderous hatred directed at my gente, and,… Read More ABOUT “EL PASO STRONG MASETA”
Que paso en El PasoDonde todo es tranquilo ynunca pasa nada??No hay OdioSolo AlegriaSomos Creativos y TalentososY nos gusta trabajarSonrientes trabajamosPaso, que llego uno de Afueraun Tirador querompe la PazDe Pazo…Se llevo veintidos VidasHiriendo Corazones de MilesQue esta pasandoen El MundoEn Agosto 3, 2019 pasoRacismo por El Paso… ©2019 Isela Acihuatl Isela Laca What Happened… Read More Que Paso en El Paso?
By Dr. Sylvia Peregrino My wife and I were watching television on the morning of August 3rd. We were going to take her mom and my aunt to watch a Spanish movie downtown at the annual Plaza Classic Film Festival. It was a black and white Mexican movie about el Santo, a famous Mexican wrestler. … Read More Reflections on August 3rd: Blue Demon Comes to El Paso
By Miguel Juárez In August 2019, Adan Griego, our colleague from the Stanford University Library, who is originally from El Paso, sent some of us an e-mail suggesting we archive news materials from the August 3, 2019 Walmart Shooting. Unfortunately, the “El Paso Mass Shooting Archive,” joins other mass shootings which have occurred which are… Read More The El Paso Mass Shooting Archive, August 3, 2019
By Miguel Juárez “El Paso Strong,” a term borrowed from the “Boston Strong” campaign has various meanings and interpretations. The term has become a mantra for the city and its people. For this article, several people were asked to tell us what “El Paso Strong” means to them and this is what they said: According… Read More What Does “El Paso Strong” Mean To You?