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Cinco de Mayo event discusses misrepresentations of Mexican culture in U.S.

This Saturday, people across the United States will be tempted to don sombreros and drink excessive quantities of tequila in celebration of a significant date in Mexican history, Cinco de Mayo. But on Wednesday, May 2, over 80 University of Oregon students and community members gathered at the Museum of …

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Cinco de Mayo: Imbibing gratuitously in the name of freedom and democracy

While the day doesn’t celebrate Mexico’s independence, it does give you a good reason to celebrate the warmer and sunnier days.