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Cynthia Lopez | A Conversation on Immigration

Only in El Paso | S7E7


For this episode of Only In El Paso, we sat down with local immigration attorney, Cynthia Lopez, to have a serious and important conversation about immigration.

ONLY IN EL PASO | Season 7 Teaser

Only in El Paso explores El Paso’s rich heritage, community, and culture. Each episode features stories from the El Paso community and expounds on topics such as arts, culture, music, economy, living on the border, and more.

ONLY IN EL PASO | Ome Tlaloc | S7E1 

Directed and produced by Jackie Barragan, the short documentary film, Ome Tlaloc, explores the personal journey of an artist who practices the ceremonial art of hand-poke tattooing. The film transports viewers to a sacred site in El Paso, Texas, for an intimate look at a hand-poke tattooing session.

Brought to you in part by: The National Endowment for the Arts Reel South 

ONLY IN EL PASO | Strong is Beautiful | S7E2

"Strong is Beautiful" highlights a group of empowered women in El Paso who prove that women are capable of achieving greatness in anything on which they set their mind.


ONLY IN EL PASO | An Unconditional Love | S7E3

In this episode “An Unconditional Love,” we highlight the sad reality of animal cruelty by looking at the amazing things that Law N Paws does for abused dogs in our El Paso community.

ONLY IN EL PASO | S7E4 | Lienzo Charro en la Frontera

This episode explores the many dynamics that makes the sport of charrería such a cherished tradition in Mexican culture. We had the pleasure of visiting the Lienzo Charro Los Castro, that sits on the outskirts of El Paso, TX, where we were able to attend a charreada and understand the deep roots that this sport can have within family, culture and tradition. We hope you enjoy this highlight of one of the many things that make El Paso so rich in culture! 

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ONLY IN EL PASO | S7E5 | El Churro

This episode of Only in El Paso highlights the unique and modern take of the classic churro that our friends at Frontera Churros have brought to our city. This episode shows us how the food of El Paso allows us to connect with the rich culture surrounding us! Is there any unique food that reminds you of your own culture? We'd love to hear from you all in the comments!

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ONLY IN EL PASO | S7E6 | Expanding Socorro

We visited the businesses and art spaces located along the El Paso County's Mission Trail right up the road from the historical Socorro Mission. Not only do you get to experience visiting one of the oldest churches in the state of Texas, but you also get to immerse yourself in the local community of Socorro through their art, food and people. We hope this episode inspires you to explore the awesomeness of El Paso!