Hernan Cortes

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First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Broth from Tlalpan Recipe

The pre-Hispanic village of Tlalpan became part of the country estate of conquistador Hernán Cortés and has more recently been gobbled up by Mexico City, becoming a suburb and administrative borough or delegación of the capital. It does however have ... [Published BellaOnline - 14 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Graham Hancock on the Joe Rogan Experience (JRE #551)

[embedded content]Geez Louise , two in a row! Once again, Powerful Joe Rogan regales us listeners with one kickass podcast episode; this time with none other than Graham Hancock, the explorer of deep mysteries and lost worlds, who came to the JRE studio ... [Published Daily Grail - 21 hours ago]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Mexican Independence Day Remembers ‘Grito de Dolores’ Revolutionary Call

Mexican Independence Day celebrates the revolutionary cry issued Sept. 16, 1810, for Mexico’s freedom from Spain. This call to action took place in the town of Dolores when the Catholic priest, Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, encouraged peasants to fight for ... [Published The Guardian Express - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Saturday Art and Archaeology; Maya Glyphs, Symbol Writings

Stela 2, Glyphs on rear view, Field of Stelae, Copán Spiro Mounds, OK, symbolic artistic representations Use of symbols has characterized early communications as far back as petroglyphs, cave drawings, and our earliest art objects now for the ... [Published Firedoglake - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Oceanica EIA Leaks In Mexico: Official Opposition Begins

Summary According to local Mexican media, Oceanica's Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) that has been repeatedly delayed by OMEX, leaked out on social media yesterday. Detail highlighted: only 80 people required (2x shifts of 40) operating the ship ... [Published Seeking Alpha - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Spain's Bad Boy in Mexico | Bob Schulman

This is a story for vacationers heading to the golden sands of Mazatlan, Puerto Vallarta, Manzanillo and other spots on the Mexican Riviera. It will give you a little history of the Spanish conquest of western Mexico - and perhaps some interesting nuggets ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Blooming Plants: Spectacular Photos of Dahlias

When the army of Spanish Conquistador Hernan Cortes entered Tenochtitlan, in the fall of 1519, the Mexica people had been using these wild flowers of their…Read More » mountainous region for food, medicine and ceremony. In 1552 a student in one of Spanish ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 2 reports

7 Mysterious Treasures the World Is Still Looking For

Time to channel your inner Jack Sparrow. Buried treasures aren't just pirate myths. While there are a few legendary pirate booties still allegedly floating around, troves of valuable items still await claim. From stolen Aztec gold to missing European ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

New real estate company focuses on mass housing

MIDDLE market segment property developer Contempo Property Holdings Inc. is venturing into mass housing through its affiliate Sunberry Homes, Inc.SHI chief executive officer Beverly Dayanan said during the official launching of the company that its first ... [Published Sun Star Network - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Just dropping by ... Burn the boats III

This is the third article I have written comparing marriage to Hernán Cortés’ conquest of an impregnable Aztec city. His battle plan was unique: “burn the boats,” not giving himself or his army a path for retreat. It was a matter of win or die. They would ... [Published Progressive Dairy - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Remove Your Safety Net for Motivation to Achieve Goals

Conventional wisdom says you should always have a backup in case you can't do what you set out to do. But sometimes, the best motivation can be to get rid of of any safety net and leave yourself no choice apart from achieving your goals.Zachary Sexton ... [Published Lifehacker - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

13 August 1521: The fall of the Aztec Empire

Cuauhtémoc was captured by Hernán CortésThe Aztec Empire, begun around 1345, was formed from three great city states – the ‘Triple Alliance’ –  with the city of Tenochtitlán the capital.The Alliance was very keen on war, and conquered many of the other ... [Published Money Week - Aug 13 2014]

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Broth from Tlalpan Recipe [Published BellaOnline - 14 hours ago]
Graham Hancock on the Joe Rogan Experience (JRE... [Published Daily Grail - 21 hours ago]
Mexican Independence Day Remembers ‘Grito de Do... [Published The Guardian Express - Sep 13 2014]
Saturday Art and Archaeology; Maya Glyphs, Symb... [Published Firedoglake - Sep 13 2014]
Oceanica EIA Leaks In Mexico: Official Oppositi... [Published Seeking Alpha - Sep 08 2014]
Spain's Bad Boy in Mexico | Bob Schulman [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 05 2014]
Nuño de Guzman: Spain's Bad Boy in Mexico [Published Huffington Post - Sep 05 2014]
Blooming Plants: Spectacular Photos of Dahlias [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 05 2014]
7 Mysterious Treasures the World Is Still Looki... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 02 2014]
7 Mysterious Treasures the World Is Still Looki... [Published Mashable - Sep 02 2014]
7 Mysterious Treasures the World Is Still Looki... [Published Mashable! - Sep 02 2014]
Nuño de Guzman: Spain’s bad boy in Mexico [Published Examiner.com - Sep 01 2014]
Today In History, August 29 [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Aug 29 2014]
New real estate company focuses on mass housing [Published Sun Star Network - Aug 27 2014]
Just dropping by ... Burn the boats III [Published Progressive Dairy - Aug 22 2014]
Hernando's Business Digest for Aug. 22 [Published Tampa Bay Times - Aug 21 2014]
Student’s gesture earns woman, 64, scholarship [Published Sun Star Network - Aug 17 2014]
Secrets of Mexico's flying snake gods [Published Examiner.com - Aug 16 2014]
Remove Your Safety Net for Motivation to Achiev... [Published Lifehacker - Aug 13 2014]
13 August 1521: The fall of the Aztec Empire [Published Money Week - Aug 13 2014]
This Day in History (22-5-1393) [Published IRIB World Service - Aug 13 2014]
Finix Corp: Taking fitness to the next level [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - May 24 2014]
LA PAZ, Mexico — They're nomads, sailing freely... [Published Ashland Daily Tidings - Mar 22 2014]
‘Swinging for the fences’: 3 ways to tell if yo... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Mar 12 2014]
World Protests 2006-13: Where? How big? About w... [Published From Poverty to Power by Duncan Green - Feb 24 2014]
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Saturday Art and Archaeology; Maya Glyphs, Symb... [Published Firedoglake - Sep 13 2014]
Stela 2, Glyphs on rear view, Field of Stelae, Copán Spiro Mounds, OK, symbolic artistic representations Use of symbols has characterized early communications as far back as petroglyphs, cave drawings, and our earliest art objects now for the ...
7 Mysterious Treasures the World Is Still Looki... [Published Mashable! - Sep 02 2014]
Time to channel your inner Jack Sparrow. Buried treasures aren't just pirate myths. While there are a few legendary pirate booties still allegedly floating around, troves of valuable items still await claim. See also: The 10 Most Valuable 'Antiques ...
‘Swinging for the fences’: 3 ways to tell if yo... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Mar 12 2014]
Companies could learn much about innovation from the Spanish general, Hernan Cortes.  In 1518, Cortes was instructed to sail to Mexico and overthrow the Aztec empire. According to the story, he proceeded to scuttle his boats after putting down a mutiny ...
World Protests 2006-13: Where? How big? About w... [Published From Poverty to Power by Duncan Green - Feb 24 2014]
Following on from last week’s food riots post , some wider context. The news is full of protests (Kiev, Caracas, Cairo), but to what extent is it really ‘all kicking off everywhere’ as Paul Mason claims? Just come across a pretty crude, but thought-provoking paper ...
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