Why do some people think Mexican is a language? and why do some people think all Spaniards speak Spanish?

funny, isn’t it?? Mexicans never had their own language, they speak Spanish, but sometimes my friends see some Latinos talking to each other in Spanish and then they whisper "listen, isn’t it Mexican? It sounds like they speak Mexican. They look like they are Mexican." And I was like "Is …

Latinos are really Italians who spoke Latin in the old days. Mexicans speak Spanish.were colonized by Spain.?

So do all of Central & South America. Why is our nationality being ignored for this generic nonsense?. It’s the Chinese, the Americans, the French, the Italians, the Spaniards, the English, the Germans, etc. We’re Mexicans, Panamanians, Colombians, Cubans — we are Hispanic because we speak Spanish. We are not …

Why do mexicans still speak the language of their european conquerors and act proud?

If mexicans are so proud to be mexican, why do they speak the lingo of the conquistadores? those who raped and pillaged and enslaved the real mexicans? why do european looking people dominate their culture as if they’re real mexicans? the fact is they are not and remants of the …

Can you please clarify my confusion as to when Spanish Mexico became Mexican Mexico?

Hi, This boils down to 5 key questions for me: 1] When and how did conquering Spaniards in indigenously-populated Mexico become "Mexicans?" 2] When did Spanish control of New Spain/Mexico cede to and come under Mexican control? 3] Was this (#2 above) when Mexico became a formal Mexican nation—and no …