Our compadre and icon: Cirilo Arteaga

Compadre: close friend, associate or companion; Spanish: joint father, godfather, friend; medieval latin: compater=with+father Our community has lost an incredible man. Cirilo Arteaga was the compadre of many, a community activist, a keeper of stories, and the voice of the Mexican American community in Wichita. He knew our history, he knew our stories, and he shared our … Continue reading Our compadre and icon: Cirilo Arteaga