fbpx
Posted inPrism

This Texas community is fighting to preserve its Mexican-American and working-class roots

The Westside neighborhood of San Antonio, Texas, is the heart of the city’s Mexican-American working-class communities. Today, murals and tile mosaics featuring themes from Latinx culture dot the area. A bright yellow and orange “Bienvenidos al Westside” sign welcomes visitors to the neighborhood’s central Guadalupe Street, which grew into a thriving cultural and commercial corridor […]
This Texas community is fighting to preserve its Mexican-American and working-class roots is a story from Prism, a BIPOC-led nonprofit news outlet that centers the people, places, and issues currently underreported by national media. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to support our work today.