Cinco de Mayo 2024

Bumper sticker: “We didn’t cross the border; the border crossed us.” “Who owns California? In the 19th century, landowning families called Californios were the elites of California. But their fortunes turned when California became a U.S. territory in 1848. Legal battles erupted over their land and property, forcing many Californios into bankruptcy. ~ of… Continue reading Cinco de Mayo 2024