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Tacoma, WA 98405

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The Real Meaning of Cinco de Mayo (updated)

March 8, 2016 | Category: Articles

Antonio Sanchez, Ph.D, Centro board member and Assistant Director of Government Relations at Central Washington University, has written an article explaining the true origins of the Cinco de Mayo holiday. If you have ever been curious, download the essay here (DOCX) to find out what it's all about! The article is available in both English and Spanish.