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Saying 'No' to Imperialist Cinco de Mayo

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Saying 'No' to Imperialist Cinco de Mayo

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Saying 'No' to Imperialist Cinco de Mayo

Saying 'No' to Imperialist Cinco de Mayo

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Commentator Gustavo Arellano says the modern Chicano celebration of Cinco de Mayo is really just a fiesta for the triumph of French imperialism in Mexico.