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Louis’ Basque Corner, the Basque restaurant in Reno, Nevada, turns 50

Louis' Basque Corner dinners and lunches are served family style — Photo courtesy of David Calvert / Louis' Basque Corner
This article was translated by John R. Bopp USA Today’s 10Best website compiles for its readers “things to see and do, and restaurants for top destinations...

The jesuit Xavier Albo is awarded with the most prestigious medal...

El jesuita Xavier Albo recibe la máxima condecoracion de Bolivia con una txapela con el escudo de Bilbao
This article was translated by Mikel Martín We have talked about issues related with Bolivia several times in this blog. We have even talked about a...

John Adams and the eventful journeys of two US presidents through...

A few days ago, we discussed an article Vince J. Jauristi, a Basque descendent born in Elko, Nevada, published in the Elko Daily about...

Former President Mujica celebrated his 80th birthday in Euskadi

El expresidente uruguayo José Mujica con el lehendakari, Iñigo Urkullu, durante su visita anterior. (Foto: Efe)
This article was tranlated by Iustrans   Two years ago, José Mugica  visited Euskadi while he was still Uruguay’s president. Now that he’s Uruguay’s former president,...

Zatarain: the Basque who created the “Cajun flavor” company in New...

Popeyes Zatarain's Butterfly Shrimp
We have discussed the very important and rather unknown community of Basques in Louisiana.  The Basque presence there is rather logical, given that Louisiana...

This is Radio Euzkadi, the Voice of the Basque Resistance

An article on the publications of the Basque Press Office This article was translated by John R. Bopp Today, February 13, marks World Radio Day, and as if...

A genetic mutation carried by Basques in Colombia is the cause...

This article was translated by John R. Bopp This isn't the first time we've mentioned this genetic mutation that has sentenced many of its carriers to...

Basques in the Americas: The Basque-Vicuña War for the Control of...

A historical even we did not know about has recently been uploaded to the English-language Wikipedia.  It's all about the War between the Vicuñas...

The connections between an artist and ski instructor, a Basque family...

The Basques of the diaspora are like the air: they're essential and present everywhere, even if most of the time, they're not visible.  But,...

Basque-descendants become key in the fight against Alzheimer’s

This article was translated by John R. Bopp This is truly an incredible story, and very, very hard.  At the beginning of the 17th century, a...