The research, soul immersion, writing, and the engaging feedback received from numerous readers made this series one of the most rewarding journalistic endeavors of my life
Zambo is a term of Spanish origin describing Latin Americans of mixed African and Amerindian racial descent.
The legacy of Mexican California's final governor is enshrined in street names, schools, parks, and businesses across Southern California.
The original pobladores were rewarded by the provincial Mexican government for their sacrifice and hardship in helping forge Pueblo de Los Angeles
More evidence of the Third Root - Mexico’s ancient melding with Africans - is extracted from Mexico’s buried history and reveals ties to the founding of Los Angeles.