but the pressure is way off the scale.
I call bullshit!
"Maria del Rosario Castro, the mother of San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro, said in 2010 that she grew up being told the battle was “glorious,” only to learn the so-called heroes were really “a bunch of drunks and crooks and slaveholding imperialists who conquered land that didn’t belong to them.”"
Does she include the 79 Tejanos in that group?
José María Esparza
These were the names I could find. None of them look like drunk, crooked, imperialist slave owning gringo names to me. But they were patriots. Just like the men they died beside.
“But as a little girl I got the message -- we were losers,” she told The New York Times Magazine. “I can truly say that I hate that place and everything it stands for.”
Maria del Rosario Castro also was a member of the La Raza Unida, a radical movement that defended the civil rights of Mexican-Americans in Texas.
a friend needs help!
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