Meet Grandeza Mexicana Founder, Jose Vences | KCET
Meet Grandeza Mexicana Founder, Jose Vences
Jose talks about the how he came up with the concept for Ruta del Norte, a dance show influenced by dances from Northern Mexio and the American Southwest. It is a show five years in the making.
Jose explains the meaning of the name: Grandeza Mexicana.
Jose talks about how Ruta del Norte isn't meant to make a political statement, but to celebrate the diversity and similarities shared between the U.S. and Mexico.
For 22 years, loyal diners have been flocking to the beloved Jun Won in Koreatown where Owner Yong Won Jun brings much more than just Korean BBQ to his hungry customers. In the midst of success, however, the Jun family is faced with a grueling challenge.
For Chefs Debbie Michail and Wafa Ghreir, food is a way to link back to their Middle-Eastern culture. To have the opportunity to enjoy their meals is to gain an understanding of Middle-Eastern traditions.
The Yurok, Karuk, and Hupa peoples have maintained a close relationship with the Klamath River. They have secured traditional fishing rights and mobilized against the threats of dams and agriculture, setting an example for Native environmental rights.