CHAPTER 10 | SUMMARY!

Within this writing I summarize Chapter 10 from the book reading entitled “ELNORTE.” This chapter offers complex details of land grants and legislations that were utilized for the development of the United States territories. I was especially interested within an early literary era as I title that seeks to preserve the historical Spanish past with the new identities that evolve with the United States of America.

CHAPTER 9 | SUMMARY!

Within this writing I summarize Chapter 9 of my reading from the book entitled “ELNORTE.” I make historical and present day connections, especially to focus upon the Texas cotton industry, the Texas Annexation and the Mexico-America war.

A FOREIGN RESPONSIBILITY?

They say that comparison is the thief of joy, and I think that in most cases this is true. Within this writing I utilize this quote as an anchor to develop my thinking of the Biden-Putin summit, to present scenarios for a Presidents responsibility when USA prisoners and interests are held by foreign nations.

CHAPTER 8 | CONNECTIONS!

Within this writing I reflect upon on Chapter 8 of my reading from the book entitled “EL NORTE.” I make connections from historical and present day events.

BIDEN | PUTIN SUMMIT.

Within this writing I reflect upon the recent Biden-Putin Summit that was held in Geneva, Switzerland on June 16th 2021.

JUNETEENTH | FEDERAL HOLIDAY!

Within this writing I reflect upon the signing of legislation that has created Juneteenth a Federal holiday within the United States of America.

A SPECIAL THANK YOU!

Within this writing I reflect upon President Biden and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden’s visit to the G7 summit and the visit with the UK Royals which could have easily been viewed as a USA Royal Visit to the UK, with a Special Thank You!