The Paisano

Ciudad, a crecer: Dolor creciente

Courtesy of Amber Chin

Ryan Thompson

February 28, 2018

Development on the east side makes and breaks the American dream for different gente. It is the American Dream to one day be able to afford a better life for our children and those we love. The dream to introduce them to a higher standard of living, to raise them in a better, more affluent neighborh...

The taco: A handheld history

The taco: A handheld history

Adriene Goodwin

October 4, 2016

You can’t have a taco without a tortilla. The tortilla holds everything together, and is the structural indicator of a taco. One could argue that the tortilla is the actual essence of a taco. The two most popular tortillas (wheat flour and corn) envelope the early origins of what we consider Mexican cui...