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Diego Rivera mural  
   

Diego Rivera mural

This is one he originally painted for the Rockafeller Centre in New York, but they ripped it down because he painted Stalin in it. So he repainted it in Mexico.
Art and Boats

August 23rd 2007
I really like Mexico City! I had heard so many dodge things about it and thought that it'd be really scary, but it's not at all! I don't feel any more scared here than I would in London. Obviously I'm not waving wads of dosh about or walking down dark alleyways, but I do feel quite safe here. It wasn't raining today, so that was a good start already. Having rewatched the film "Frida" before I ... read more
North America » Mexico » Distrito Federal » Mexico City

Mexican Flag The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst... ... read more
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