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Cate Poe
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Strolling Campeche’s UNESCO World Heritage Historic Center was about as thrilling as a walk through a neat row of pastel crayons,  boxed in tight by blindingly white fortress walls. Very pretty, but for me, too much of a pristine museum piece — too…
Campeche, MX. is lovely, but awfully tame. Two unexpected tour guides -- one zig-zagging back streets; the other slashing jungle -- liven things up a bit.
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San Miguel de Allende, MX gets two types of patron holidays: Patron Saint San Miguel with archangels, devils and fireworks and Patron Soldier Ignacio Allende with battalions, helicopters and SOLDIERS!
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Mexico's permanent visa requirements, while steadily improving, can still be confusing. Here's a first-person Fall 2014 account of how the process works.
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Nobody, except our neighbor Jennifer had ever heard of Orizaba.  She mainly remembered it as the very industrial city where she came to study Spanish and nailed the preterite tense. The rest of you were kind of clueless.  But, as we searched for an…
Nobody, except our neighbor Jennifer had ever heard of Orizaba.  She mainly remembered it as the very industrial city where she came to study Spanish and nailed the preterite tense. The rest of you were kind of clueless.  But, as we searched for an overnight stop between San Miguel de Allende and Campeche, three things …
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I dont usually share my photos on Google+, but this is pretty cool. Definitely a year I am proud of.  Happy New Years, Everyone!
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My most popular post to date. Given changes to Mexican immigration laws and all the rumors, lots of people are desperate to get an accurate account of how the process works. Here is mine.
Mexico's permanent visa requirements, while steadily improving, can still be confusing. Here's a first-person Fall 2014 account of how the process works.
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Communication channels among San Miguel de Allende’s expats may be more sophisticated than the grapevine that catapulted 52,000 Central American children to the U.S./Mexico border this year, but not by much. You still basically have to take your chances…
Mexico's permanent visa requirements, while steadily improving, can still be confusing. Here's a first-person Fall 2014 account of how the process works.
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This past weekend students from Universidad Iberoamericana (Mexico, DF) worked with Francisco Nadie Vega of Muros en Blanco to replace 2013 murals on the side of Abarotes Gil in Colonia Guadalupe with a new even more spectacular street art piece.  See the process from start to finish here:
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Community, Labor & On-line Organizer
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  • Self-employed
    Community, Labor & On-line Organizer, 2012
  • NYSNA, HCAN, CCC, National AFL-CIO, NYCOSH, SEIU, SEIU1199, CWA, ACORN
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San Miguel de Allende, MX
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Brooklyn, NY - El Paso, Texas - Columbus
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I organize. I travel. I write. I connect people across social networks and geographic boundaries.
Education
  • Antioch College
    1976
  • John H. Reagan High School, Coronado High School, Mesita Elementary, St. Clement's Parish School, Green Gates (Mexico, D.F.)
    1972
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September 25
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Catherine Poe, Cathy Poe
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