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How The Taíno Outlasted Columbus

The Taíno influence can be felt in dishes like the Puerto Rican pastel—a culinary cousin of the Mexican tamale—and even in the legendary dish of mofongo...

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Who Was Bernardo de Gálvez?

The Spanish general not only helped build the Chapultepec castle, but was rumored to be helping Mexico plan its independence.

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