Mexican-Americans torn about Cinco de Mayo in Trump era

Mexican-Americans torn about Cinco de Mayo in Trump era

Mexican-Americans torn about Cinco de Mayo in Trump era

"This one day, Mexico won the battle", he said.

Cinco de Mayo is not a celebration of Mexico's independence. "The president has made the Latino community a priority and we always will".

Cinco de Mayo is often celebrated in America with Margaritas and Hispanic food in a way to recognize and celebrate Mexican-American culture and heritage, but the inception of the holiday isn't as well known.

Attendees of Thursday's makeshift celebration, including the Mexican Ambassador to the U.S., Gerónimo Gutierrez, and Labor Secretary Alex Acosta, munched on chicken tostadas, tuna empanadas, veggie skewers, and churros and sipped on wine and beer.

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"True friendship, they say, must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity to be worthy of its name", Ambassador Gutierrez said during the event, alluding to these tensions.

Contrary to popular belief, Cinco de Mayo is not a celebration of Mexico's independence - and for the most part, it's not a big deal in Mexico.

Why not celebrate some the holiday by toasting 15 celebrities of Mexican descent!

For those who must travel to get their Cinco de Mayo drink on, authorities suggest designating a sober driver, calling a cab or logging onto a ride-service app-anything other than climbing behind the wheel.

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